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Managing and Understanding On‑Premises and Cloud Spend

Managing and Understanding On-Premises and Cloud Spend

The adoption of cloud technologies has taken off. It is relied on by companies of all sizes and industries - from solo entrepreneurs to global enterprises. But, with the widespread adoption of the cloud comes new IT challenges.

Companies are moving past the “low hanging fruit” phase of the cloud, where the easy work has been completed.

SoftwareONE commissioned a survey of 300 C-level and IT decision makers to determine the state of the cloud and where it needs to go next.


  • Section 1: The myth of the cloud
  • Section 2: Cloud management remains a priority and a challenge
  • Section 3: On-premises is here to stay
  • Section 4: The hybrid approach