Cloud and the Nexus of Forces: A Foundation for Global Class Deployment


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When we take a global-class view of how the future will play out, we get the Nexus of Forces. The cloud is the glue that holds this Nexus together.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What We Saw
    • What We See
    • Cloud Computing
    • Defining Cloud Computing
      • Gartner Research
    • Cloud Computing and the Nexus of Four Forces
      • Gartner Research
    • Global Class
      • Gartner Research
    • Cloud Platforms and APIs
      • Gartner Research
    • Personal Cloud
      • Gartner Research
      • Gartner Research
    • Conclusion
  • Recommended Reading
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