Take back control. Get cloud right.
Cloud computing offers unparalleled speed and agility. But, adopting cloud without a decisive framework for managing cloud services can lead to disappointing results. To thrive in the cloud, you need control. How do you balance performance and cost in a complex IT environment?
The CloudRight approach
is a comprehensive framework for maximizing the full potential of cloud services. It empowers IT with the right cloud strategy, adoption framework, and IT environment optimized for your IT and business needs, enabling you to:
- Improve performance of cloud assets.
- Provide business-IT transparency about cloud costs.
- Rightsize cloud spend.
- Align corporate strategy and cloud strategy.
Treat your cloud environment as an extension of your on-premise IT, with defined controls and principles.
Align your cloud strategy with business objectives to create a holistic cloud solution versus short term fixes.
Align process, procedures, and operational activities to be more agile and responsive to the cloud environment.
Develop a roadmap that is SMART (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant and Time-based).
Carefully vet cloud services providers and only utilize vendor specific features with justifiable benefits.
Develop a cloud architecture to meet your cost and security requirements.
Ensure that your cloud strategy operates with your traditional IT Infrastructure.
Be realistic about the current state of your organization’s cloud maturity, skill sets, and capabilities.
Align your service continuity approach with your cloud strategy.
Be proactive in managing and pruning cloud services to minimize cloud sprawl and contain costs.