Infrastructure Slideshow: Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure: Is Yours Fully Leveraged?By Bob Violino | Posted 02-07-2011
48% of respondents report they are using or are planning to use private cloud computing.
20% of respondents are currently using public cloud computing, and another 34% are investigating with the intent to implement a public cloud.
55% of respondents using public cloud computing, and 39% of those using private cloud computing first adopted the solutions in 2010
52% of the respondents that are currently using private or public cloud computing say they have cloud infrastructure resources that are rarely, or never, used.
47% of respondents report some, or lots, of excess cloud capacity.
56% of respondents report that they're using, or considering using, private cloud computing for software development and/or testing.
Among respondents that have implemented cloud computing, spending on cloud-based infrastructure averaged $23.31 per employee in 2010. Spending is expected to rise to $26.63 per employee in 2011.
57% of respondents either did not know or could not quantify their ROI on cloud computing.
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Greatest Benefits (percent respondents)Software development tasks perceived to derive the greatest benefits from private cloud computing are:System testing (49%)Requirements planning and tracking (42%)Static analysis (39%)Source code control (34%) Defect tracking or deployment automation (33%)
Among respondents that use a private cloud, 86% said having more visibility into the development team's resource utilization would be somewhat, or extremely, desirable.