More training in profile and use of FinOps (financial operations) methodologies in cloud technology can be one About 30% investment savings in the cloud next year, which will translate Close to 1,000 million euros.
This is the main conclusion of Juan José Muoz, head of the technical transformation sector at consulting firm Quint, who analyzed the state of the market in Spain based on a report he prepared in collaboration with four other colleagues.
And that, as specified in it, is the cloud”Technology irreversibly integrated into the core of organizations“You can only talk about different rhythms” in this country and “when planning your progress toward the next level of maturity” in each company.
The report emphasizes the growth that the sector has experienced in recent years, especially in 2022, and specifies that the budget allocated by companies for its development is increasing.
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As they point out, the percentage of companies that dedicate at least 15% of their IT budgets to IaaS and PaaS services this year is approximately at 55% and 10.5% Disbursement over 50%. Meanwhile, in SaaS, an increase in investment layers equal to or more than 25% is assumed due to the generalization of remote work and the rise of tools for managing hybrid and multicloud environments.
The document says this increased investment in the cloud a claim to the suppliers, That they have taken advantage of bringing their data centers closer together.
similarly, it is estimated that, in the next fiscal year, the “great Spanish company” will increase its investment in cloud technology by 20%, 3,000 million euros,
“The question is no longer ‘does the cloud suit me?’ But ‘how much and how does the cloud suit me? or ‘How do I guarantee that I achieve all possible performance within my company’s global strategy?’”, he explains in the above report.
81% will double their commitment to data analytics
Thus, the document indicates that 81% Executives of the large firms that have answered have confirmed that they have met “all or almost all of the objectives initially set out with this technology”, although plus 60% He explains that they can make the most of it because of the introduction of financial management strategies in the cloud.
With regard to specific uses, this year 52.6% Organization It ensures that it will use the cloud to harness the capabilities related to artificial intelligence, machine learning either to read or learn by meditating, With all and 64.4% It will focus on services related to data analytics.
With regard to this last aspect, 81% The people expressed their intention to increase their activity related to them.
Lack of knowledge, main barrier to cloud adoption
While, the report states that 79.3% that the main benefit their organization has achieved as a result of introducing cloud technology is Flexibility and scalability, correction after time to market With 46% and the transformation of the IT sector, also with 46%.
front side, 34% Explains the main obstacle IT managers face in cloud adoption lack of knowledge which is present on it. And that, according to the study, companies work to increase the training of their employees, but almost 70% does it through basic structures, which prevents access to the full use of the equipment.
“This poses a challenge for organizations that must internalize and prioritize their IT strategies as a key point if they are to continue to mature their journey in the cloud and the wide range of solutions it offers. want to consolidate,” the authors explain.
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On the other hand, the document shows that over 63% Those optional for flexibility when choosing a cloud provider, while and 61.2% Give importance to the quality-price factor.
However, the majority are committed to diversification, as 51.7% of the executives claim the allocation Over 70% of your budget in the cloud between two different companies.
Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure dominate the ranking of cloud infrastructure providers in the Spanish market.