Cloud Cruiser, a developer of cloud monitoring solutions, set out to capture some hard data on the pace of migration to the public cloud and the ability of users to track and control cloud consumption and cost allocations.
To that end, the San Jose-based vendor sponsored a survey that Dimensional Research conducted among attendees of Amazon Web Service's Global Summit in Chicago.
Researchers handed out questionnaires at the event in April to new and existing AWS customers, asking them to share information about their organizations' usage plans, methods, and struggles in running and operating cloud deployments.
189 IT professionals completed the survey. Here are some of the interesting findings.