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Apptio safeguards cloud initiatives.
“We’re an important service provider, but we’re not the only one our business units use. We need to know how we fit and perform in the marketplace of services and we need to provide that transparency to business leaders to advise them and let them make the right decision.”
Cloud initiatives get bogged down by thorny issues
Whether you're in the early stages of cloud migration or you've plunged headlong into a cloud-first strategy, you're probably grappling with some common challenges for multi-cloud hybrid IT environments:
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Apptio puts you in control of cloud investments
- Baseline total on-premises and public cloud costs to better prioritize migrations.
- Accurately calculate TCO of hybrid-hosted applications and services.
- Compare your unit costs to external providers to identify offerings you should exit.
- Understand public cloud costs and usage to avoid surprises and drive accountability.
- Manage IaaS and PaaS consumption by infra, app, and business units to make better decisions.
- Optimize public cloud resources by taking action on underutilized and idle instances.
- Optimize SaaS license spend with visibility into fully burdened SaaS costs and usage.
- Drive SaaS license usage & adoption by right-sizing and reallocating licenses based on actual usage.
- Proactively manage SaaS utilization to identify SaaS user activities that impact cost.
- Shape business demand for cloud with automated showback of consumption costs.
- Calculate and deliver bills automatically via email for easy access and cost recovery.
- Increase accountability through self-service billing detail for business consumers.
- Align cloud budgets to business demand to maximize efficiency and predictability.
- Factor cloud consumption and contract terms into multiyear budget planning.
- Modify budgets and forecasts to see the immediate impact of business changes on spend.