Expected savings from lower up-front capital costs, more predictable operational costs, and economies of scale are driving the inexorable march to cloud adoption by organizations of all types. But these vaunted cost savings aren’t a slam dunk.
Today’s cloud market is still the Wild West, with vendors slapping the cloud moniker on all manner of services. If you don’t carefully define what services you need and assess exactly what the vendor offers, you can easily wind up with a partial solution. Filling the gap between the cloud services you bought and the ones you need will then demand additional expenditures—and a complete solution may end up costing far more than expected.
This paper helps clarify the financial benefits of a cloud solution, the most common types of cloud services available, and which services you’ll need to implement your PTC® solution in the cloud.