Why use a 3rd party cloud managed services provider (“Cloud MSP”) to help you manage your cloud environments and cloud-hosted applications? In this blog, we’ll explore 5 reasons why migrating to a managed cloud might be the right solution for your business.
#1 – Access to wide range of expert skills
“Lack of resources/expertise” is frequently cited as the #1 challenge organisations face in cloud adoption. (Source: Rightscale State of the Cloud Report 2019).
This impacts their cloud migration strategy but it’s also a major issue for cloud operations, too. Often the in-house Ops teams don’t have the skills and experience to manage the new cloud platform and the applications hosted within it. Putting in place a skills development plan (perhaps with DevOpsGroup’s own Cloud and DevOps Academy) and getting everyone trained and certified is a great start but it takes time. This can act as a blocker to your cloud…