When it comes to operating efficiently and securely, the set-up and configuration of your cloud-based workloads is extremely important. If your Azure instance isn’t properly configured from the outset, you could be paying too much, exposing your business to security and compliance risks, and limiting the benefits which Azure has to offer.
A Forrester survey found that almost half (49%) of enterprises don’t have a formal cloud operations plan; and exactly half lack an active knowledge based of cloud best-practices1.
Launching to the cloud with less than best practice leads to all sorts of challenges down the road. Our team has meet customers overpaying their Azure bill by $70,000, another customer burned through $2.5 million in Azure consumption in two days, while using a preview feature in Azure due to a lack of governance and release management process. Within a third customer’s environment we discovered they had credentials for sale on the dark web.
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