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A Comprehensive List of Management Requirements for Organizations Using Public Cloud Services

Published: 02 April 2015

ID: G00276381

Analyst(s): Mindy Cancila


Organizations face new management tasks when consuming public cloud services (IaaS or PaaS). Management becomes more complex as consumption increases and multiple providers are used. This document provides a comprehensive list of management requirements for enterprise organizations.

Table Of Contents



  • Approaches
    • Sequential Approach
    • Functional Approach
  • Cloud Management Strategy: Key Considerations
  • Comprehensive Cloud Management Requirements List
    • Compare and Select
    • Consume and Operate
    • Budget and Optimize
    • Administer and Deliver
    • How to Use the Requirements


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