Organizations need to consider how much storage space they are using in the cloud, as an employee can easily generate an invoice with just one data-intensive project.
TechRepublic’s Karen Roby spoke to Ashfaq Munshi, CEO of Pepperdata, about reducing the cost of big data in the cloud. The following is an edited transcript of their conversation.
Karen Roby: Simplify scalability and cloud computing for businesses. Big data, of course, corresponds to large budgets. Often times, companies and people think the cloud is the answer, but don’t realize how closely to watch things as the money just flies out the window when it comes to the cloud.
Ashfaq Munshi: That’s right. It’s like the first time you’ve got a car. You have a child when you first …