Gartner Research

How to Determine What Good Cloud-Enabled, Managed Hosting Looks Like

Published: 15 March 2016

ID: G00273337

Analyst(s): Tiny Haynes

Summary

With a wide array of hosting providers on hand, infrastructure managers need to know what a good service looks like, so they don't choose the wrong solution and waste thousands of dollars in time and resources. Start by considering your workload requirements, rather than infrastructure capabilities.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Compute
  • Storage
  • Backup and Disaster Recovery
  • Access Networking
  • Security
  • Middleware Management
  • Migration Services
  • Self-Service
  • SLA
  • Compliance
  • Target Market
  • IaaS Brokerage

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