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Summary Translation: Cost and Resource Optimization: Predictably Control and Optimize Premium Cloud Storage

Published: 23 June 2020

ID: G00730532

Analyst(s): Jeff Vogel

Summary

AWS and Azure users can pay up to 29 times more per SSD terabyte month to consume premium IOPS for high-performance workloads. I&O leaders responsible for public cloud deployment should avoid unnecessary storage costs by designing, budgeting and continuously monitoring application IOPS usage.

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