Cloud failing to deliver on promises

Itbrief.com | February 03, 2020

Cloud failing to deliver on promises
Australian businesses are missing the point of cloud migration and, as a result, are losing out on the benefits of its core purpose, says Unisys. The Unisys Cloud Success Barometer reveals that while 99% of Australian businesses have moved to the cloud in some way (7% above the global average), more than one third (36%) say they have failed to realise notable benefits from cloud computing.These perceived benefits include reducing headcount, increasing revenue and being agile to match demand. According to Unisys Asia Pacific regional consulting lead Leon Sayers, businesses who want to get the most out of their cloud strategy in 2020 require a wider business transformation.Often, Australian companies see cloud migration as a technology project, not a whole business project.

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This whitepaper is intended for Microsoft Windows IT professionals and developers who are interested in combining Windows Server 2012 R2 Storage Spaces with the Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS) service. This paper describes potential use cases and security technologies for running Storage Spaces in AWS over the Server Message Block (SMB) and Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI) protocols. To embrace the DevOps philosophy of “infrastructure as code,” Windows PowerShell scripts are provided to quickly deploy Storage Spaces in AWS.

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