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Peer Connect Perspectives: When to Use Multiple Cloud Providers

Published: 30 October 2017

ID: G00346099

Analyst(s): Peer Contributors


Many IT leaders worry that using a single public cloud provider will increase vendor lock-in. Using multiple providers may work for some enterprises, but IT leaders will have to make a solid case to management and start slowly.

Table Of Contents


Peer Strategies

  • Know the Decision Drivers
  • Make a Case for Multiple Providers
  • Start With One Provider
  • Key Takeaways

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