DevOps: ‘Tidying Up’ Your Cloud for Greater Value

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A recent study found that idle resources and over provisioning will lead to an excess of $14.1 billion in wasted cloud spend in 2019. Enterprises often view the cloud as a major source of cost savings, but without the proper controls in place, savings are by no means a given.

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From Samir Mehra: Have you watched Netflix lately? Even if you haven’t, you may have heard of the phenomenon that is Marie Kondo, a tidying consultant who helps families organize their lives to reduce wasted space, material items and time. While watching her carefully organize peoples’ closets, I began to draw parallels between this process and cloud management.