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Methodology for Comparing Cloud Service Offerings

March 2017 Presentation
Jeff Davenport, Sarah Sheard

This presentation describes a methodology for normalizing the offerings into common units of measure that are relevant to the procurer of the services.

Publisher:

Software Engineering Institute

Abstract

When evaluating the offerings of different cloud service providers, it is often challenging to compare their service offerings, such as disk storage, especially when they are scaled according to different measures. This presentation describes a methodology for normalizing the offerings into common units of measure that are relevant to the procurer of the services.

A spreadsheet to use for your comparisons is also available for download below.