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How to Overcome the Challenges of Adopting Private Cloud in China

Published: 18 April 2019

ID: G00385341

Analyst(s): Kevin Ji


Private cloud adoption is a hot topic in China, but few private cloud initiatives there have been successful and scaled up in production. Infrastructure and operations leaders in the Chinese market must overcome specific challenges to drive the success of private cloud initiatives.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Allocate Sufficient Funding to Software Implementation and Maintenance
  • Shift Cross-Team Governance From Technology-Centric to Business-Centric
  • Prioritize Standardization Early in Private Cloud Initiatives

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