In the first part I presented some basic concepts and an overview of cloud capacity management. cloud capacity discussion has two main aspects:
- Infrastructure capacity management by the IaaS vendor to plan capacity of the cloud data-center to optimize utilization and decrease operations costs.
- Cloud resources consumption by the cloud consumers (any IT organization such as a SaaS vendor) including planning capacity demand in order to achieve efficient consumption of the purchased cloud resources. In this part I will discuss this aspect.