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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Hybrid Cloud Hosting, Asia/Pacific

Published: 31 October 2017


Managed cloud providers in Asia/Pacific are beginning to introduce early hybrid cloud capabilities. This Magic Quadrant helps infrastructure and operations leaders choose providers that can support their use cases and geographic requirements.

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Market Definition/Description

Gartner defines managed hybrid cloud hosting (MHCH) as a standardized, productized offering that combines a cloud-enabled system infrastructure platform — consisting of a pool of compute, network and storage hardware — with cloud infrastructure framework software to facilitate self-service and rapid provisioning.

In addition to offering this service from cloud infrastructure located in its own data center, the provider must offer a choice of using a hyperscale public infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider or an Asian country-specific, large-scale IaaS provider. For more information on IaaS providers, see

  • The infrastructure platform should be located both in a service provider's data

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    • Use Cases Covered by This Magic Quadrant
    • Types of Business Covered by This Magic Quadrant
    • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
      • BT
      • CenturyLink
      • CtrlS Datacenters
      • Datapipe
      • Fujitsu
      • IBM
      • IIJ
      • NxtGen
      • NTT Communications
      • Orange Business Services
      • Rackspace
      • Sify Technologies
      • Singtel
      • Tata Communications
      • Telstra
    • Vendors Added and Dropped
      • Added
      • Dropped
    • Products and Services Excluded From This Evaluation
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
    • Quadrant Descriptions
      • Leaders
      • Challengers
      • Visionaries
      • Niche Players

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