Big data stacks are being moved to the cloud, enabling enterprises to get the most value from the information they own. But as demand for big data grows, enterprises must enhance the performance of their cloud assets.
Faced with the complexity of cloud environments, most enterprises resort to scaling up their whole cloud infrastructure, adding more compute, and running more processes.
While these measures do ensure the continuous operation of the entire cloud environment, doing so without expert guidance, optimization, and automation can lead to cloud costs far beyond initial allocation figures, thus sending any cloud initiative or strategy into a cost spiral.
Traditionally, businesses only pay for what they need and use. With cloud computing, it’s a different story. Many IT teams are fou