Gartner Research

Building a Solid Foundation for Choosing and Managing Cloud Service Providers

Published: 15 June 2015

ID: G00279465

Analyst(s): Kyle Hilgendorf


Now more than ever, IT architects must focus on developing their competency to evaluate and manage public cloud providers — and build a foundation for productive provider relationships. This special report gathers a range of research to accomplish that goal and to avoid looming pitfalls.

Table Of Contents


Research Highlights

  • Plan and Prioritize the Use of Public Cloud Service Providers
  • Assess and Analyze Public Cloud Service Providers
  • Design and Architect Cloud Service Provider Offerings
  • Select and Deploy Cloud Service Provider Offerings

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