Gartner Research

How to Select Hybrid Cloud Managed Service Providers

Published: 05 July 2018

ID: G00319499

Analyst(s): DD Mishra , Arup Roy , To Chee Eng

Summary

In anticipation of growing demand, more providers are introducing managed services for hybrid cloud, including both private and public clouds. Infrastructure and operations leaders must understand the key factors they need to consider when selecting a provider.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Understand the MSPs' Emerging Hybrid Cloud Capabilities
    • How to Assess
  • Select Providers With Strong Managed and Professional Services, and Automation Capabilities
    • How to Assess
  • Match the Provider's Geographic Presence With Your Enterprise Requirements
    • How to Assess

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