RightScale has published the results of its January 2018 State of the Cloud Survey of the latest cloud computing trends. The results indicate that cloud adoption continues to grow at a rapid pace.
“The survey asked 997 IT professionals about their adoption of cloud infrastructure and related technologies. Fifty-three percent of the respondents represented enterprises with more than 1,000 employees.”
4 Key Survey Takeaways Include:
- Multi-cloud is the preferred strategy among enterprises. There is a slight increase in the number of enterprises using multiple public clouds or multiple private clouds.
- Public and private cloud adoptions have been steadily increasing and 96 percent of respondents use at least one private or public cloud.
- Enterprises are implementing centralized cloud teams that provide centralized controls, tools and best practices to help accelerate the use of cloud while reducing costs and risks.
- The top initiative among cloud users is to optimize cloud costs and eliminate wasted cloud spend.
Read more about the 2018 State of Cloud and get the scoop on the latest cloud computing trends.
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Last modified: May 3, 2019