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Pricing and Buyer's Guide for Web Hosting and Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, 2015

Published: 08 October 2015

ID: G00291735

Analyst(s): Douglas Toombs


Pricing for hosting and cloud infrastructure services can appear complex to those unfamiliar with vendor service models. To avoid overpaying, carefully evaluate vendor pricing using these guidelines before committing your organization to a multiyear contract for infrastructure services.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Hosting and Cloud IaaS — What to Expect
  • Pricing Structures for Hosting and Cloud IaaS
    • Pricing for Dedicated Infrastructures
    • Pricing for Shared/Multitenant Infrastructures

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