Hype Cycle for Cloud Computing, 2009


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Cloud computing is the most hyped subject in IT today. We look at the different aspects of the topic and their status on Gartner's Hype Cycle.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • On the Rise
      • Cloud Services Governance
      • Cloud-Driven Professional IT Services and Solutions
      • Cloud Computing/SaaS Integration
      • Cloudbursting/Overdraft
      • Cloud Service Management Tools
      • Tera-architectures
      • Virtual Private Cloud Computing
      • Application Platform as a Service
      • Cloud Computing for the Enterprise
      • DBMS in the Cloud
      • Private Cloud Computing
      • Business Process Utility
      • Hybrid Cloud Computing
      • Cloud Application Development Tools
      • Cloud-Based E-Mail Services
      • Cloud-Enabled BPM Platforms
      • Cloud Security Concerns
      • Cloud Storage
    • At the Peak
      • Elasticity
      • Enterprise Portals as a Service
      • Cloud/Web Platforms
      • Compute Infrastructure Services
      • 'In the Cloud' Security Services
      • Cloud Computing
      • Public Cloud Computing/the Cloud
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Real-Time Infrastructure
      • IT Infrastructure Utility
      • SaaS
    • Climbing the Slope
      • SaaS Sales Force Automation
      • Virtualization
      • Cloud Advertising
      • Grid Computing
      • Integration as a Service
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Recommended Reading
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