The nature of how enterprises consume IT services has undergone a fundamental shift in recent years. IT no longer simply manages day-to-day technical operations – it supports innovation, growth and competitiveness across the enterprise.
Cloud has been a key driver of this transition, especially its capabilities to help organisations adopt new services on demand. However controlling cloud costs can be a difficult task, especially due to their consumption-based nature. In this guide we discuss the practical steps you can take to coordinate budgeting, usage and costs across your organisation, keeping cloud costs as visible and predictable as possible.
What you’ll learn
- Budgeting – How you can budget for cloud services
- Behaviour – Ways to control your cloud usage
- Dividing costs – Why you should work closely with other departments