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China Summary Translation: 'Inform Your Cloud Service Choice With Provider Maturity'

Published: 07 July 2017

ID: G00334038

Analyst(s): Kevin Ji , Jay Heiser


Cloud service providers vary dramatically in reliability and trustability. Gartner's three-tier model provides sourcing and vendor management leaders focused on security and risk management with a practical risk-based approach to the selection and continuous monitoring of public cloud services.

Table Of Contents



Inform Your Cloud Service Choice With Provider Maturity

  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations


  • Using the Three-Tier Model to Better Understand CSPs
  • Categorizing CSPs
  • Purchase Implications
  • Security Risk Assessment
  • Mitigating Risk/Sourcing
  • Ongoing Monitoring/Vendor Management

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