Businesses are still spending too much money cloud computing services and there is an opportunity for the channel to help them manage the situation.
Couchbase research found that businesses are spending more than $8.75 million on cloud services, with inflexible pricing and a lack of robust data management tools contributing to the problem.
These issues and the resulting overspending signal an opportunity for the channel to stimulate conversation with users.
“Service providers should see this as an opportunity, not a reproach,” said Huw Owen, vice president and general manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). couch base. “The appetite for cloud is there and seemingly limitless – what we’re seeing here are clear opportunities for vendors to differentiate themselves by removing the last remaining barriers to cloud to meet enterprise ambitions.”
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