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China Context: 'Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, Worldwide'

Published: 15 June 2017

ID: G00325286

Analyst(s): Evan Zeng , Kevin Ji , Lydia Leong

Summary

Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders who intend to deploy applications into China must carefully consider its unique regulatory conditions and market landscape.

Table Of Contents

Market Differentiators

  • Regulatory Environment
  • Foreign vs. Local Competition

Considerations for Technology and Service Selection

  • Internet Latency Challenges
  • Security and Data Privacy Challenges
  • MSP Availability
  • Support for Enterprise Requirements

Notable Vendors

  • Alibaba Cloud
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Microsoft Azure

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