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6 Best Practices to Create a Cloud Service Brokerage Offering in the World of Multicloud and Hybrid Cloud

Published: 21 March 2019

ID: G00383422

Analyst(s): Gregor Petri, Sid Nag

Summary

Cloud service brokerage is an evolving market opportunity for managed service providers that is growing as enterprises adopt a multicloud model within their hybrid IT strategy. Technology product managers must offer differentiated CSB solutions that are targeted at CIOs and IT leaders.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Best Practice No. 1: Adopt a Pace-Layered Application Strategy
  • Best Practice No. 2: Bridge the Gap for Bimodal IT
  • Best Practice No. 3: Leverage Adaptive Sourcing
  • Best Practice No. 4: Adopt a Cloud Risk Model
  • Best Practice No. 5: Be an IT Broker
  • Best Practice No. 6: Refactor the Cloud Portfolio

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