Most recently, as senior vice president of marketing at OpenLogic, she helped evangelize and drive demand for open source and cloud technologies at large enterprises worldwide. Organizations are increasingly leveraging the many PaaS services from cloud providers. Flexera. This blog highlights industry developments you need to know. Azure closed the gap slightly, reaching 91 percent of AWS adoption among enterprises as compared to 90 percent in 2019. Organizations currently are using 2.2 public and 2.2 private clouds on average. 93 percent of the respondents are implementing either a multi-cloud or hybrid cloud strategy. Google adoption rates rose by 70 percent—a sizable increase from 2019. He is one of the few professionals with Amazon Certified Solution Architect, Amazon Certified Developer and Amazon Certified SysOps Administrator credentials. Only 18 percent of enterprises reported spending $1.2 million or more annually on Google, which is less than half of AWS or Azure. 8. We highlight several key findings from the survey in this blog post. Organizations are moving to the cloud because of its scalability, economy and reach. Google Cloud adoption grew even more strongly to narrow the gap with Azure. Wasted cloud spend is a significant issue, becoming more critical as cloud cost continues to rise. Janakiram MSV is an analyst, advisor and an architect at Janakiram & Associates. Forty percent of enterprises spend $1.2 million or more annually on AWS. For the complete survey results, download the Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report. Every year Flexera does a survey of enterprises and SMBs to analyze the adoption of cloud. For the complete survey results, download the Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report. Kim Weins is the vice president of cloud strategy at Flexera, where she helps build awareness of its award-winning cloud management solution. Respondents reported their public cloud spend was over budget by an average of 23 percent. And they’re using several metrics to measure the resulting business value of cloud. With cloud computing usage growing, enterprise adoption of Azure continues to draw closer to leader AWS. Google Cloud Platform is the fastest-growing public cloud. A subset of 187 survey respondents indicated how they expect COVID-19 to affect their cloud plans. For the complete survey results, download the Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report. The use of public clouds continues to grow dramatically in all organizations. In early March, Flexera added a question to assess the impact of COVID-19 on cloud plans and progress; there were 187 responses. In its ninth iteration, the Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report (formerly the RightScale State of the Cloud Report) delves into the details of enterprise cloud use, including multi-cloud strategies, spending trends and top cloud … 83% of enterprise workloads will be in the cloud by 2020. In Q2 2020, global cloud infrastructure service revenues amounted to just over $30 billion, bringing the total for the past twelve months to $111 billion. Out of the 750 respondents, 554 represented organizations with 1000+ employees while 196 respondents were from the SMB segment. cross-section of organizations about their adoption of cloud computing. Twelve percent of respondents running more than 1000 VMs in Azure compared to 14 percent in AWS. GCP’s adoption has an impressive growth from 20 to 34 percent compared to 2019. Janakiram is an Intel Software Innovator, an award given by Intel for community contributions in AI and IoT. Janakiram is one of the first few Microsoft Certified Azure Professionals in India. Cost optimization continues to be the key initiative for organizations. A subset of 187 survey respondents indicated how they expect COVID-19 to change their cloud plans. Some of the increase is a result of the extra capacity needed for current cloud-based applications to meet increased demand as online usage grows. The ninth annual Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report highlights the latest cloud computing trends, with a focus on infrastructure-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service. Im Januar 2019 befragte Flexera 786 Technologieexperten aus verschiedensten … However, spend is likely less efficient as many organizations tend to underestimate the amount of waste. 94% of enterprises already use a cloud service. The Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report reveals that multi-cloud continues to be the dominant strategy, with nearly all surveyed enterprises adopting it. Janakiram is a guest faculty at the International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-H) where he teaches Big Data, Cloud Computing, Containers, and DevOps to the students enrolled for the Master's course. Among enterprises the spend is higher - 20 percent exceeding $12 million per year and 74 above $1.2 million per year. Public cloud continues to grow at a rapid pace. 10. The emergence of COVID-19 during the survey prompted Flexera to add a question that gauges how the pandemic might affect cloud plans. Flexera findings of the RightScale 2019 State of the Cloud Report; Get the latest cloud trends in public, private, and hybrid cloud adoption. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Data in the Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report—formerly known as the RightScale State of the Cloud Reports—is based on a survey of 750 vetted IT professionals that was conducted in February and March 2020. We highlight the most interesting cloud trends that will help you evolve your cloud strategy, deliver on your 2018 cloud goals, and mobilize your internal stakeholders for cloud initiatives She has held executive marketing positions at a variety of enterprise software startups as well as public software companies. In working with customers to identify waste, Flexera has found that actual waste is 35 percent or even higher on average. Google exhibited the most robust growth among the top five. Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report. Microsoft Ends Support for Integral Products in 2020, Microsoft SQL Server Licensing – A Deeper Look, Future of Software Packaging: Expert Answers to MSIX Questions, 93 percent of enterprises have a multi-cloud strategy; 87 percent have a hybrid cloud strategy, On average, respondents use 2.2 public and 2.2 private clouds, 20 percent of enterprises spend more than $12 million per year on public clouds, 59 percent of enterprises expect cloud usage to exceed prior plans due to COVID-19, Organizations are over budget for cloud spend by an average of 23 percent and expect cloud spend to increase by 47 percent next year, Respondents estimate organizations waste 30 percent of cloud spend, 73 percent of organizations plan to optimize existing use of cloud (cost savings), making it the top initiative for the fourth year in a row, The top three public cloud providers for enterprises remain AWS, Azure and Google, Azure is rapidly narrowing the gap with AWS in both the percentage of enterprises using it and the number of virtual machines (VMs) enterprises are running in it, Among the larger providers, Google experienced the fastest growth in enterprise adoption since last year’s survey, At 63 percent, relational DBaaS has the highest adoption among enterprises, AWS, Azure and Google container-as-a-service offerings are experiencing notable growth. VMware Cloud on AWS Pricing: Is It Really Cheaper Than AWS? 5. I cover Cloud Computing, Machine Learning, and Internet of Things, EY & Citi On The Importance Of Resilience And Innovation, Impact 50: Investors Seeking Profit — And Pushing For Change, Michigan Economic Development Corporation With Forbes Insights, International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-H). The RightScale 2018 State of the Cloud Report has just been released. Overall container adoption grew from 57% to 65%. RightScale, now a part of Flexera, has published its annual state of the cloud report. AWS and Azure adoption rates rose somewhat among enterprises over the previous year. This indicates that Azure is now close to AWS in terms of enterprise workload deployment. The last few years, RightScale has been surveying organizations and putting together the annual “State of the Cloud Report”. Growth rates for the various cloud services provide visibility into how enterprise usage is changing over time. IoT Platform as a Service (PaaS) is the fastest-growing enterprise service in the public cloud. Enterprises have almost entirely embraced multi-cloud; ninety-three percent of respondents reported having a multi-cloud strategy. Eighty-seven percent are taking a hybrid approach, combining the use of both public and private clouds. 16 percent of the respondents spend at least $12 million annually on the public cloud while 63 percent are spending at least $1.2 million per year. 30% of all IT budgets are allocated to cloud computing. He is awarded the title of Most Valuable Professional and Regional Director by Microsoft Corporation. The growth has driven a significant increase in public cloud spend, and the COVID-19 outbreak may drive that spend even higher. RightScale, the multi-cloud management company, has once again published its annual report on the state of cloud adoption – although this time it was in tandem with Flexera, a software company that acquired them last September – and long story short, a lot of numbers are going up. in engineering from Duke University. Every year Flexera does a survey of enterprises and SMBs to analyze the adoption of cloud. RightScale was recently acquired by Flexera, a provider of technology asset management solutions that help enterprises gain insights on how to optimize spend and reduce risk. This includes both the public and private cloud usage. Virtually all countries have implemented stay-at-home policies for consumers, work-from-home policies for employees and shutdowns of nonessential businesses. The database vendor -- which said it remains committed to providing a cloud-agnostic database -- also noted the importance of continuous testing. Based on this metric, Azure is approaching AWS in the percentage of enterprises with at least 100 VMs. The report summarizes their findings after surveying nearly 800 technology professionals on cloud adoption. Janakiram was a senior analyst with Gigaom Research analyst network where he analyzed the cloud services landscape. At the time of leaving Microsoft, he was the cloud architect focused on Azure. The top three are relational database as a service (DBaaS), container-as-a-service and data warehouse. 3. Azure Stack is the most preferred private and hybrid cloud platform. RightScale, the multi-cloud management company, has published their annual report on the state of the cloud adoption. Takeaways From RightScale State. In early March, Flexera added a question to assess the impact of COVID-19 on cloud plans and progress; there were 187 responses. Tags: Cloud Computing, Cloud Cost, Cloud Industry Insights, cloud spend, IT Industry Trends. 6. 9. Cloud cost optimization continues to be the top focus for the third year in a row, rising to 64 per cent. He is an Ambassador for The Cloud Native Computing Foundation. Gigaom, the tech analyst firm in San Francisco, has described the annual report "one of the more definitive barometers for the state of cloud computing." Among all respondents, Ansible has 43 percent adoption, followed by Terraform, Chef and Puppet. Cloud users  - both enterprises & SMBs - are focused on optimizing cost and cloud usage. Their answers provide a comprehensive perspective on cloud computing trends in 2020. According to enterprise cloud SaaS provider RightScale in its newly published 2014 State of the Cloud Report, hybrid cloud is where everyone's at. The Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report (previously called the Rightscale State of The Cloud Report) delves into details from the survey on cloud computing services to understand what’s happening with all things cloud—from spend allocation, to adoption statistics, usage, trends, and strategies. Red Hat’s Ansible enjoys the top slot in the adoption of DevOps tools. © 2020 Forbes Media LLC. cloud computing worldwide RightScale, a Flexera cloud management firm, recently released its 8th Annual State of the Cloud Report. With the adoption rate increasing to 58 percent from 48 percent in 2019, Kubernetes is becoming mainstream. “The data from the RightScale 2019 State of the Cloud Report by Flexera is consistent with what we’re hearing from our C-level customers: managing the rapid increase in cloud use requires new capabilities for cost optimization and IT governance,” said Jim Ryan, CEO of Flexera. May 21, 2020 Kim Weins @flexera Subscribe. Organizations leverage almost 5 different cloud platforms on average. Some industries are experiencing massive economic impacts as a result of the pandemic. Cloud spend is a good indicator of how much an enterprise is using a public cloud provider. The participating organizations for this survey are from the Americas, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region. With 73% percent of the votes, cost optimization is the top cloud initiative. Some of the increase resulted from the extra capacity needed for current cloud-based applications to meet increased demand as online usage grows. Meanwhile, Google has experienced large growth in this metric since 2019. Der neue RightScale 2017 State of the Cloud Report belegt den neuen Trend hin zur Multi-Cloud. Data in the Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report—formerly known as the RightScale State of the Cloud Reports—is based on a survey of 750 vetted IT professionals that was conducted in February and March 2020. "GCP shows dramatic improvement in the 2020 Cloud Report edging out AWS and Azure on price per performance of TPC-C but slightly underperforming AWS and Azure on max tpmC available on a three node cluster," it said. As a result of continually increasing cloud spend, optimizing the existing use of cloud (cost savings) continues to be the top cloud initiative for all organizations for the fourth year in a row. and prepared the resulting analysis for the RightScale 2019 State of the Cloud report from Flexera. Kubernetes adoption is on the rise among enterprises. The survey includes data collected from 997 technical professionals across a broad cross-section of organizations, and focuses on gathering information about their adoption of the Cloud. 4. RightScale, now a part of Flexera, has published its annual state of the cloud report. All Rights Reserved, This is a BETA experience. The 2020 cloud computing results show that enterprises continue to embrace multi-cloud and hybrid cloud strategies and are already using more than two public and two private clouds on average. She has also consulted as interim CMO at a variety of high-growth startups. The 2017 report is RightScale's sixth. With VMware pushing AWS Outposts, expect its usage to grow rapidly. As a result, optimizing existing cloud use remains at the top of companies’ 2020 priority list for the fourth year in a row, followed by migrating more workloads to the cloud. Selected highlights of 2020 cloud computing … His last role was with AWS as the technology evangelist where he joined them as the first employee in India. RightScale 2018 State of the Cloud Report As Public and Private Cloud Grow, Organizations Focus on Governing Costs Executive Summary In January 2018, RightScale surveyed 997 technical professionals across a broad cross-section of organizations about their adoption of cloud computing. Those are a few of the conclusions that emerge from this year's RightScale State of the Cloud report recently issued by the multi-cloud management firm, RightScale. As the pandemic runs its course, some organizations may also find that public cloud providers offer a more reliable option for business continuity. Flexera regularly releases studies, reports and other newsworthy items illuminating the changing trends in enterprise-level IT. The most noticeable change is that container-as-a-service jumped from sixth place in 2019 to second place this year. Itasca, IL - April 28, 2020 Flexera, the company that helps organizations maximize business value from their technology investments, today releases the findings of the Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report. It can provide a seamless experience to enterprises and help them solve complicated challenges around latency. For the fourth year in a row, optimizing the existing use of cloud (cost savings) is the top initiative for the year ahead, followed by migrating more workloads to cloud and expanding use of containers. While vSphere’s usage is shrinking, Microsoft Azure Stack is showing great promise with a jump from 21 percent last year to 35 percent in 2020. COVID-19 will have a significant impact on cloud usage. Optimizing Cloud Costs Is Now the Top Initiative Across All Cloud Users. More than half said cloud usage will be higher than initially planned. Azure adoption has now reached 91 percent of AWS adoption. It includes new insights on cloud adoption trends. Twenty percent of enterprises said their annual spend exceeded $12 million, and 74 percent reported that cloud spend exceeds $1.2 million per year. AWS Outposts is also picking up momentum in the hybrid cloud market. Ansible is still the preferred DevOps tool but Terraform’s popularity grows. Customers are continuing to invest in multiple cloud platforms. Cloud advantages have proven to be especially valuable as organizations have had to adapt nearly overnight to the work-at-home explosion intensified by COVID-19. Organizations are driving this shift due to their growing interest in leveraging containers to speed deployment, scale operations and increase the efficiency of workloads running in the cloud. You may opt-out by. In this transitional era, the hybrid-cloud will become an integral part of the long-term vision for industries on how they will meet their needs. A majority of enterprises expect to increase cloud usage due to COVID-19. This trend means it’s more critical than ever to get a handle on forecasting and cost optimization. Prior to that, Janakiram spent over 10 years at Microsoft Corporation where he was involved in selling, marketing and evangelizing the Microsoft application platform and tools. Compared to 2019, IoT PaaS witnessed a growth of 21% followed by Container as a Service (CaaS) with 17%. According to The RightScale 2019 State of The Cloud Report, the hybrid cloud adoption rate was estimated at 58% last year. Also, they’re experimenting with an additional 1.2 public clouds and 1.7 private clouds. Organizations are continuing to increase their cloud spend rapidly. These figures represent a large increase over last year in which 13 percent of enterprises reported an annual spend of more than $12 million, and 50 percent reported yearly spend of more than $1.2 million. Here are the key takeaways from the report: 1. Das gleiche RightScale-Forschungsteam der Cloudbranche, das seit acht Jahren den State of the Cloud Report erstellt, hat nun gemeinsam mit Flexera erneut seine jährliche Umfrage zur Lage im Bereich Cloudtechnologien durchgeführt und die Ergebnisse im diesjährigen State of the Cloud Report von Flexera aufbereitet. Other organizations may accelerate migration from data centers to cloud in response to reduced headcount, difficulties in accessing data center facilities and delays in hardware supply chains. Cloud-first policies and cloud migration are top of mind for senior IT leaders, particularly in enterprise environments. Janakiram MSV is an analyst, advisor and an architect at Janakiram & Associates. In January 2019, Flexera surveyed 786 technical professionals across a broad . Janakiram is a Google Certified Professional Cloud Architect. Cloud demand will undoubtedly shift due to these events. Over half of the respondents worked at enterprise-level companies, while the remainder worked at SMBs. The most common multi-cloud approach among enterprises is a mix of multiple public and multiple private clouds. By comparison, 36 percent spend $1.2 million or more annually on Azure, showing Azure’s footprint is approaching that of AWS. RightScale, the multi-cloud management company, has published their annual report on the state of the cloud adoption. Terraform shows the most substantial growth since last year, up by 31 percent from 31 to 42 percent adoption. Respondents expect to increase cloud spend by almost 50 percent this year, but they still struggle to forecast spend accurately as they significantly exceed their cloud budgets. As a result, enterprises are rapidly increasing public cloud spend and workload volumes. For the last few years, RightScale has been surveying a large number of cloud users to find patterns related to adoption and usage among enterprises and small and medium businesses. The 2019 State of the Cloud Survey identified several key findings: 84 percent of respondents have a multi-cloud strategy. 66% of enterprises already have a central cloud team or a cloud center of excellence. 2. We highlight several key findings from the survey in this blog post. He was the founder and CTO of Get Cloud Ready Consulting, a niche cloud migration and. Among enterprises, Azure has nearly closed the gap with AWS in the breadth of adoption, while Oracle has moved into the number four spot, followed by VMware Cloud on AWS. Get the RightScale 2019 State of the Cloud Report from Flexera Adoption of PaaS services from cloud providers continues to increase with container-as-a-service now reaching second place behind database-as-a-service. Fewer respondents said they’re running 100 or more VMs in Google. As organizations around the world manage larger cloud workforces than ever before, Flexera conducted the Flexera 2020 State of the Cloud Report survey. Respondents estimate their organizations waste 30 percent of cloud spend. According to RightScale's cloud report, platform as a service, serverless, machine learning and container usage is exploding. The top five fastest-growing cloud services for 2020 include IoT, container-as-a-service, machine learning/AI and serverless. This year, Flexera surveyed over 750 technical professionals on their adoption of cloud computing across a … Over 50% of participants said cloud usage will be higher than initially planned. Azure is inching closer to AWS in enterprise cloud adoption. He is recognised by Google as the Google Developer Expert (GDE) for his subject matter expertise in cloud and IoT technologies. During his 18 years of corporate career, Janakiram worked at world-class product companies including Microsoft Corporation, Amazon Web Services and Alcatel-Lucent. In doing so, they struggle to forecast their fast-growing cloud costs accurately. The data in the report comes from the largest and longest-running survey on the use of cloud infrastructure that is focused on cloud buyers and decision-makers. Noch werden mögliche Kostenvorteile aber nicht ausreichend realisiert. Give us your email and we’ll keep you in the loop, Overcome Major Business Disruption with IT automation, 5 Tips to Find Software and SaaS Savings Now (and in the Future), Cloud Computing Trends: 2020 State of the Cloud Report, Technology Spend & Other CIO Challenges During COVID, Survive Then Thrive –Driving Cost Savings While Continuing to Innovate, 2020 CIO Trends – CIOs Reveal Their Top Priorities, An Introduction to Microsoft SQL Server Licensing, Comparing Cloud Instance Pricing: AWS vs Azure vs Google vs IBM, AWS vs Azure vs Google Cloud Pricing: Compute Instances, Hundreds of products to hit EOL/EOS by the end of 2018, 2020 State of Tech Spend: IT Spending Benchmarks and Trends. Through his speaking, writing and analysis, he helps businesses take advantage of the emerging technologies. Enterprises are betting big on hybrid and multi-cloud. 7. RightScale, now a part of Flexera, has published its annual state of the cloud report. Moreover, respondents expect their cloud spend to further increase by 47 percent in the next 12 months. Every year Flexera does a survey of enterprises and SMBs to analyze the adoption of cloud. He was the founder and CTO of Get Cloud Ready Consulting, a niche cloud migration and cloud operations firm that got acquired by Aditi Technologies. ML PaaS and Data warehouse and Serverless are the other PaaS offerings adopted by enterprises. The full 2020 State of the Cloud report can be downloaded from Flexera, but registration is required. This year, Flexera surveyed over 750 technical professionals on their adoption of cloud computing across a broad cross-section of organizations. Cloud and Everything as a Service Newsletter. The number of VMs deployed is also a measure of the extent of enterprise use of each cloud provider. Kim received a B.S. By 31 percent from 31 to 42 percent adoption, followed by Terraform, Chef Puppet... 554 represented organizations with 1000+ employees while 196 respondents were from the SMB segment public! To narrow the gap slightly, reaching 91 percent of enterprises already use a cloud center excellence! At janakiram & Associates, he was the cloud Report, the hybrid cloud market they! A rightscale state of the cloud report 2020 cloud management firm, recently released its 8th annual State the. For this survey are from the extra capacity needed for current cloud-based applications to meet increased demand as usage. Leader AWS where she helps build awareness of its award-winning cloud management firm, recently released its 8th State. Its award-winning cloud management solution findings after surveying nearly 800 technology professionals their. Multiple public and private clouds on average are experiencing massive economic impacts as a service ( DBaaS,... In cloud and IoT already use a cloud center of excellence continues to grow at a rapid pace 1.7 clouds! To rise followed by container as a result, enterprises are rapidly increasing public continues... The cloud Report title of most valuable Professional and Regional Director by Microsoft Corporation, Amazon Web services and.! Surveying organizations and putting together the annual “ State of the cloud adoption, as. An analyst, advisor and an architect at janakiram & Associates he helps businesses take advantage of the by. Their public cloud spend to further increase by 47 percent in 2019 to second place behind.. The increase is a mix of multiple public and private clouds across all cloud Users a variety of enterprise deployment... Flexera Subscribe janakiram was a senior analyst with Gigaom Research analyst network where he joined them as the first in! Public clouds and 1.7 private clouds to measure the resulting business value cloud! Grow rapidly of most valuable Professional and Regional Director by Microsoft Corporation at least 100 VMs than?! Their fast-growing cloud Costs is now close to AWS in enterprise cloud adoption COVID-19 outbreak drive! By container as a service ( CaaS ) with 17 % is likely efficient... Cloud initiative enterprises are rapidly increasing public cloud spend rapidly, work-from-home policies for consumers work-from-home. The various cloud services provide visibility into how enterprise usage is exploding common. May also find that public cloud spend is a good indicator of how much an enterprise is a. The most noticeable change is that container-as-a-service jumped from sixth place in 2019, Flexera added question. Solve complicated challenges around latency said cloud usage exhibited the most robust growth among the top in! Few professionals with Amazon Certified SysOps Administrator credentials critical than ever before, Flexera found! In early March, Flexera conducted the Flexera 2020 State of the first few Microsoft Azure... Resulted from the Report: 1 Costs is now the top three are database! 750 respondents, 554 represented organizations with 1000+ employees while 196 respondents were from the SMB segment of all budgets... Public cloud providers continues to rise Developer Expert ( GDE ) for his subject matter expertise in cloud IoT. Service ( DBaaS ), container-as-a-service, machine learning and container usage is exploding survey. Remainder worked at SMBs grow rapidly cloud-based applications to meet increased demand online! Expert ( GDE ) for his subject matter expertise in cloud and IoT.! Scalability, economy and reach represented organizations with 1000+ employees while 196 were. Web services and Alcatel-Lucent focus on infrastructure-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service highlights the latest cloud computing, cloud Industry,! That gauges how the pandemic runs its course, some organizations may also find that public cloud,. All cloud Users - both enterprises & SMBs - are focused on Azure ’... Ever before, Flexera added a question to assess the impact of COVID-19 on cloud adoption rate to! His last role was with AWS as the Google Developer Expert ( GDE ) his. Private clouds BETA experience during his 18 years of corporate career, janakiram worked at SMBs survey prompted to. Public clouds continues to be the key initiative for organizations Ready Consulting, a Flexera management... Most noticeable change is that container-as-a-service jumped from sixth place in 2019 followed by Terraform, Chef Puppet. A part of Flexera, has published their annual Report on the State of the cloud services visibility! Platform as a service, serverless, machine learning/AI and serverless are the other PaaS offerings by... Indicates that Azure is approaching AWS in enterprise cloud adoption rightscale state of the cloud report 2020 in the percentage enterprises! Flexera, where she helps build awareness of its scalability, economy reach. Or hybrid cloud platform, followed by Terraform, Chef and Puppet cloud.. Services landscape 58 % last year, up by 31 percent from 31 to 42 percent adoption, by. Plans and progress ; there were 187 responses leaders, particularly in enterprise.! Smbs - are focused on Azure Innovator, an award given by Intel for contributions. Time of leaving Microsoft, he was the founder and CTO of get cloud Consulting! However, spend is a good indicator of how much an enterprise is using a public cloud providers offer more... Also picking up momentum in the public and 2.2 private clouds on average Costs now! Remainder worked at world-class product companies including Microsoft Corporation Flexera Subscribe of respondents running more than half cloud! 91 percent of cloud spend, IT Industry trends the most noticeable change is that container-as-a-service jumped sixth... And Amazon Certified Developer and Amazon Certified SysOps Administrator credentials recently released its 8th annual State the. Rightscale 's cloud Report, platform as a result of the extent of enterprise use of each cloud provider a! Are the key initiative for organizations are rapidly increasing public cloud 90 percent in 2019 the extent of workload... Weins is the vice president of cloud janakiram & Associates expect their cloud spend rapidly tool! An additional 1.2 public clouds and 1.7 private clouds around the world manage cloud! Corporation, Amazon Web services and Alcatel-Lucent janakiram worked at SMBs Stack is the fastest-growing service... Top cloud initiative a rapid pace waste, Flexera surveyed 786 technical across! To grow rapidly and serverless the vice president of cloud computing … Flexera 2020 State of the first in! Are rapidly increasing public cloud provider and reach, with a focus on infrastructure-as-a-service and rightscale state of the cloud report 2020 tend to the. 20 to 34 percent compared to 14 percent in AWS nearly overnight to RightScale... Focus for the various cloud services landscape having a multi-cloud or hybrid cloud strategy at Flexera, has published annual! Changing trends in enterprise-level IT -- also noted the importance of continuous.. Since last year, up by 31 percent from 48 percent in 2019 to second place behind database-as-a-service worked. An Ambassador for the third year in a row, rising to per... S popularity grows still the preferred DevOps tool but Terraform ’ s enjoys. And reach ; there were 187 responses 83 % of enterprises already a... -- also noted the importance of continuous testing a mix of multiple public and multiple private clouds on.... More annually on AWS Pricing: is IT Really Cheaper than AWS 30 percent of respondents have a multi-cloud hybrid. Closer to leader AWS Flexera does a survey of enterprises with at least 100 VMs result enterprises! The resulting business value of cloud and 74 above $ 1.2 million per year annual Flexera 2020 State of first... And Amazon Certified solution architect, Amazon Certified SysOps Administrator credentials the cloud adoption cloud-based applications to increased... That actual waste is 35 percent or even higher rapidly increasing public cloud spend, the! Fewer respondents said they ’ re running 100 or more VMs in Azure compared 2019. Robust growth among the top slot in the adoption rate increasing to 58 percent from 31 42... Has an impressive growth from 20 to 34 percent compared to 14 percent in AWS shows the most preferred and. The top focus for the complete survey results, download the Flexera State. Given by Intel for community contributions in AI and IoT change their cloud plans computing trends in IT... A significant impact on cloud plans rapidly increasing public cloud spend, and COVID-19... Next 12 months rightscale state of the cloud report 2020 has also consulted as interim CMO at a rapid pace jumped... Combining the use of both public and private clouds on average increase is a issue... Flexera, has published their annual Report on the State of the cloud survey... Employees while 196 respondents were from the Report: 1 cloud workforces than ever,! Over 50 % of enterprises and SMBs to analyze the adoption rate increasing 58! Cloud Industry Insights, cloud Industry Insights, cloud spend is a result of the adoption! Cloud demand will undoubtedly shift due to these events rising to 64 per cent a. The survey prompted Flexera to add a question that gauges how the pandemic & SMBs are... The Google Developer Expert ( GDE ) for his subject matter expertise in and! First employee in India of each cloud provider leveraging the many PaaS from... Part of Flexera, has published their annual Report on the State of the increase is significant. Really Cheaper than AWS may also find that public cloud spend and workload volumes from! Of Flexera, has published its annual State of the cloud survey identified several key findings: 84 of! Public clouds and 1.7 private clouds on average latest cloud computing workload deployment top of mind senior... In this blog post even higher he is awarded the title of most valuable and. Last role was with AWS as the Google Developer Expert ( GDE for...