Azure Content Spotlight – Cloud Computing Economics


Welcome to another Azure Content Spotlight! These articles are used to highlight items in Azure that could be more visible to the Azure community.

Cloud computing continues to grow.  Cloud providers report incredible growth including Microsoft reporting one third of revenue due to Azure.  The adoption of the cloud across enterprises is projected to increase rapidly in the future.  Here are two posts for thought:

In the article by James StatenHow to turn cloud economics to your advantage, he points out how many enterprises are not getting the most out of cloud platforms by taking advantage of the pay-per-use model.  By taking advantage of automated scaling, solutions can scale to fit computing demands.  He points out this is a shift from traditional capacity planning where the maximum load was considered to thinking instead of considering the minimum load with the capacity to scale.

The post Keeping your migration (and business) on course highlights a great resource for enterprises.  The Enterprise Cloud Strategy provides guidance for moving to the cloud.

Comments (2)

  1. These are some great resources. There are some big business opportunities with all the cloud improvements. Thanks, Chilberto!

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