Interviews with IT Leaders About Cloud Discoveries
"A lot of people originally thought they were moving to the cloud to save money, but then they discovered the diminishing returns as they got more and more of their workload over there and the savings started going down ... Usage started to outstrip the cost of running a datacenter.
"Then, enterprises started to realize that they liked some of the other benefits anyway, such as faster time to market and instant scalability. You want to bring up a new functionality or service? That used to take eight weeks. On cloud, it's an hour."
Many companies who have done thorough research, and in some cases testing, have learned that there is a point of diminishing savings for cloud computing — at least based on current pricing models. ....
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