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Competitive Landscape: Strategic Cloud IaaS Partners for Cloud Service Brokerage

Published: 29 January 2016

ID: G00296034

Analyst(s): Lydia Leong


Many managed service providers are interested in brokering cloud IaaS offerings from third-party providers. We examine use cases and profile providers to guide MSPs in choosing partner cloud IaaS providers upon which to deliver managed and professional services.

Table Of Contents


  • Competitive Situation and Trends
  • Market Players
    • Per-Provider Market Opportunities
  • The Future of Competition
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Amazon Web Services
    • Google Cloud Platform
    • IBM SoftLayer
    • Microsoft Azure
    • VMware vCloud Air
  • References and Methodology

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