TECH SUPPLIER May 2019 - IDC Survey Spotlight - Doc # US45086019
Cloud Cost Management Tops List of Enterprise IT Management Concerns for 2023
This IDC Survey Spotlight identifies large enterprise IT management priorities for 2023 as influenced by their organization's cloud and container strategies. This Survey Spotlight contains data from IDC's May 2019 Enterprise Containers and Cloud Management Survey. The purpose of the survey is to gain insights into management priorities among IT decision makers at United States–based enterprises with $1+ billion in annual revenue. These decision makers were selected to participate in the survey based on their knowledge of and influence on their organization's cloud and container strategies. The survey involved detailed replies from 200 respondents across a wide range of industries.
"Very large, United States–based enterprise IT decision makers are focused on cloud cost management, IT staff automation via productivity, and assuring application performance and availability across multicloud and containerized environments," states Mary Johnston Turner, research vice president, Cloud Management at IDC. "Among organizations with $1+ billion in annual revenue, 86.5% say that improving cloud cost management by 2023 is important or very important."