Cloud computing is an important tool for businesses, driving their digital transformation. However, moving to the public cloud (hybrid or multicloud) is a strategic decision that requires buy-in from key stakeholders, collaborative planning, and joint execution. According to Gartner, about 80% of organizations who use the public cloud use more than one public cloud provider. This may be driven by fear of vendor lock-in, the need for data redundancy, scalability, or unique cloud microservices. Regardless of the drivers, multicloud is likely to drive up costs and complexity and be more difficult to manage.
This solution brief provides a high-level overview of how Kaminario overcomes limitations of the public cloud that can drive up costs and increase business risk.