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Successful Hybrid Cloud Deployment Requires Maturity in Four Key Areas

Published: 28 July 2016

ID: G00307839

Analyst(s): Dennis Smith

Summary

Infrastructure and operations leaders that want to effectively achieve the full benefits from their hybrid cloud deployments must improve maturity in each of four areas — virtualization, standardization, automation and instrumentation.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

  • Private Cloud Deployments Aren't Delivering

Analysis

  • Virtualize More Than Just the Compute Resources
  • Standardize Your Services
  • Automate Repetitive Tasks
  • Monitor the Hybrid Cloud Environment for Events That Trigger the Invocation of Automation Workflows

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