Migrating applications to the cloud has its own benefits, such as freeing up internal infrastructure to prevent cyberattacks and data theft. However, the data moved to the cloud still needs to be managed, and the work around maintaining cloud-based applications remains the same as managing them on-premises. To do this, a Cloud Operating Management team selects the right monitoring and automation tools for the procedures running in the cloud.
Cloud operations incorporate the process of managing and delivering cloud services and infrastructure to either an internal or an external user base. It involves ensuring best performance and maintenance availability in order to satisfy the customer needs and expectations to meet service level agreement standards. It also includes safeguarding and acquiescence, as well as keeping tabs on all operational costs.
CloudOps is supplemented by management to ensure that all of the processes and resources are managed accurately to keep all cloud operations running effortlessly. Other benefits provided by Cloud operations include: