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Innovation Insight for Dynamic Optimization Technology for Infrastructure Resources and Cloud Services

Published: 29 February 2016

ID: G00294812

Analyst(s): Milind Govekar , Donna Scott

Summary

With increasing business unit IT spending on cloud services, IT leaders must prevent new risks, sprawl, cost overruns and missed SLAs. Dynamic optimization technology can help balance the benefits of agility with required governance controls for cloud services and virtualized infrastructure.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Definition
  • Extended Definition Context and Description
  • Benefits and Uses
    • Use Cases
    • Adoption Rate
  • Risks
  • Evaluation Factors
  • Recommendations
  • Representative Providers (Offering Near-Real-Time Optimization)
  • Appendix
    • Dynamic Optimization Technology Can Be Acquired as Part of the CMP or Separately
    • Providers of Optimization Reporting Technologies (Not Dynamic or Real-Time)

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