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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, Europe


Cloud-enabled managed hosting brings cloudlike consumption and provisioning attributes to the traditional managed hosting market in Europe. This is a new evolution of a mature market, with a wide variety of vendor offerings and capabilities, so infrastructure managers must choose with care.

Published: 09 July 2014

ID: G00260243

Analyst(s): Tiny Haynes , Gianluca Tramacere, Lydia Leong , Gregor Petri , Douglas Toombs , Bob Gill

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

  • Use Cases Covered by This Evaluation

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • AT&T
    • Attenda
    • BT Global Services
    • CenturyLink
    • Claranet
    • Colt
    • Easynet
    • Fujitsu
    • IBM
    • Interoute
    • NTT Communications
    • Rackspace
    • SFR
    • Sungard Availability Services
    • Telefonica
    • Verizon
    • Vodafone
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Products and Services Excluded From This Evaluation
  • Vendors Considered, but Not Included

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


Market Overview

  • All Infrastructure Requires Management
  • The Vendor Landscape Is Emergent

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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