According to the article by Cloud Tech, “The Covid-19 pandemic has found an accelerated demand for cloud services – and it has also resulted in an increased need for premium executive talent.”

“According to findings from executive search company Leadership Capital Group, queries for senior cloud executives in the digital realm are up 224% since March.” Demonstrating how high priority cloud cost and performance have become for companies, this increase highlights an undeniable that talent is needed.

As Covid-19 has made companies work remotely, it is no surprise that companies are relying on the cloud more than ever before. Enterprises could not have predicted this massive switch to cloud services, and don’t possess the knowledge necessary to manage the cloud on their own.

The article states, “The problem is that those who truly understand all the issues and can connect it to business strategies are one in a thousand.” Before the pandemic, companies were not aware of the cloud’s complexity and how impactful cost management and performance is to their business.

The search for those with knowledge of the cloud is challenging.The cloud is constantly changing, making it impossible for someone to manage and tune all on their own. Manually tuning your application can take months. Opsani has created a technology that continuously evaluates trillions of configuration permutations and pinpoints the best combinations of resources and parameter settings.

Opsani has made it possible to tweak and perfect your runtime parameters too complicated for humans to touch. Instead of looking for cloud experts, let AI and ML do it for you. Your developers will thank you as you will have Offload time-consuming QA optimizations, release features faster, and delight end users.

“The problem is that those who truly understand all the issues and can connect it to business strategies are one in a thousand,” added Lewis.

Opsani has created an effective cloud strategy. Our FinOps article covers the right time to optimize your cloud app based on where your product is in the market share through the BCG matrix. The key to linking business and cloud is in where and when you focus on optimization.