A Guide from Syntax and teknowlogy Group

A recent teknowlogy Group survey of 3,000 executives revealed that more than half view cloud computing as a very important or important part of the IT agenda. Not surprisingly, companies value cloud computing because it enables them to make applications or IT infrastructure available faster and more flexibly.

However, a consideration which is often overlooked is the fact that this adds additional tasks when it comes to both sourcing and managing cloud services. Managing cloud services can quickly become complex because:

  • Companies often procure services from multiple public clouds and different private clouds
  • Using multiple providers requires collaboration and management
  • Different user groups use the various cloud services
  • Cloud usage must be secure and in accordance with legal requirements

Download this whitepaper to discover which complexity traps threaten cloud usage and what steps can be taken for companies to avoid this.