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Market Guide for Cloud Management Platforms: Large, Emerging and Open-Source Software Vendors

Published: 30 April 2015

ID: G00271709

Analyst(s): Donna Scott , Dennis Smith , Milind Govekar


I&O leaders face a large and fragmented CMP market as they attempt to build, manage and govern their cloud services. This document defines the cloud management platform market and provides information to assist I&O leaders in navigating it.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

  • Product Evolution
  • Vendor Categories

Market Direction

Market Analysis

Representative Vendors

  • BMC
  • Citrix
  • CliQr Technologies
  • CloudBolt Software
  • CSC (ServiceMesh)
  • GigaSpaces Technologies
  • Gravitant
  • HP
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Red Hat
  • RightScale
  • Scalr
  • VMware

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