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China Summary Translation: 'Use Managed and Professional Services to Improve Cloud Operations for Digital Business'

Published: 27 July 2016

ID: G00311630

Analyst(s): Lydia Leong , Tina T. Tang


Many organizations are interested in running digital business applications in public cloud infrastructure as a service, but lack the necessary expertise. Evaluate managed and professional services offerings that can help bridge the skills gap.

Table Of Contents



Use Managed and Professional Services to Improve Cloud Operations for Digital Business

  • Key Challenges
  • Recommendations



  • Consider the Use Cases for Third-Party Services
    • Common Uses for Professional Services
    • Common Reasons to Use Managed Services
    • Common Cloud Operations Styles
  • Choose an MSP With Deep Expertise in Your Provider
  • Choose an MSP With Provider-Specific Tools and Automation
  • Choose an MSP With Strong DevOps Expertise

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