How to Begin Using Public Cloud Infrastructure as a Service


Published: 26 July 2018 ID: G00360673

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Summary

Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must avoid overplanning their initial foray into public cloud IaaS. Such plans rarely survive the realities unearthed by running a series of pilot projects.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Run Meaningful Pilot Projects
      • Thoughtfully Implement the Initial Pilot Project
      • Choose Representative Follow-On Use-Case-Specific Pilot Projects
    • Focus on Lessons Learned
      • Implement a Real-World Architecture
      • Leverage Automation
      • Adopt Additional Capabilities Throughout the Pilot Process
    • Get Expert Help
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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