By Paul Miller, HPE Vice President of Marketing, Software-defined and Cloud Group
What do storage administrators fear? It’s not vampires, werewolves, ghosts, ghouls, or even Michael Myers (the gigantic masked menace of Halloween fame, not Austin Powers).
Storage and compute admins fear zombies – or more specifically, zombie workloads. Zombie workloads are unused, forgotten, and for all intents and purposes, dead. However, they can take on a life of their own when lost in the shuffle because (even though they are no longer being used) IT is still unknowingly footing the bill for them to sit idle.

These forgotten workloads have become a serious problem in public cloud deployments, forcing companies to pay unexpected and unpredictable operating costs.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

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