A Guide to Assessing Cloud IT Economics

Most IT leaders are seasoned and savvy technology buyers. They assess potential expenditures in the context of overall business value, examining their options not just for top line costs but total cost of ownership. So, why does the disciplined approach disappear when it comes to cloud services?

As you implement your cloud strategy, you need to shape your choices with full understanding of the impact on budget, resources, and productivity. In this brief, we walk through the cost- and performance-impacting elements you need to consider in your decision, including some that may surprise you.