Gartner Research

Inform Your Cloud Service Choice With Provider Maturity

Published: 15 November 2018

ID: G00350438

Analyst(s): Jay Heiser

Summary

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

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • 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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