Gartner Research

Selecting an Approach for Managing Public Cloud Services

Published: 07 January 2015

ID: G00271150

Analyst(s): Mindy Cancila


IT organizations face management challenges when consuming public cloud services (IaaS/PaaS), leading to the demand for new tools, processes and solutions. Clients must choose between native tools from cloud service providers, cloud service brokerage tools or using traditional management vendors.

Table Of Contents


  • Approaches
  • Criteria


  • Adopt Native Tools
    • Detailed Analysis
  • Seek a CSB
    • Detailed Analysis
  • Leverage Existing Tools
    • Detailed Analysis


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