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Keeping cloud costs under control

Publication: Computing.co.uk 

Date published: 29 March 2019

Article Excerpt:

It’s not just about making sure you turn off that unused storage, it’s about planning too.

Is cloud cheaper than running infrastructure in-house? For most organisations this oft-asked question is impossible to answer, the only honest response being ‘it depends’.

Another query is easier to answer though: is it easier to overspend on cloud than on-premises? 
Managing costs is essential, but cost-cutting shouldn’t be the primary reason for moving to the cloud according to James Kilby, Senior Consultant at Xtravirt.  

“Businesses that tend to have a better understanding of cloud often see IT as a differentiator, or partner to the business, rather than a cost base“

James Kilby, Senior Consultant, Xtravirt

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