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Are You Ready for Multicloud and Intercloud Data Management?

Published: 24 May 2019

ID: G00376441

Analyst(s): Donald Feinberg , Rick Greenwald , Adam Ronthal


The increased adoption of multicloud and intercloud deployments in support of data management solutions has important implications for data and analytics strategies. Data and analytics leaders must prepare for these impacts now, to ensure optimal use of cloud resources.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Increasingly, Multicloud Architectures Arise Organically Rather Than Through a Cohesive Cloud Strategy
  • CSP Offerings Have All the Integration Challenges of On-Premises Platforms, Plus Cloud-Specific Complexity
  • ISVs and Containers Provide Cloud-Agnostic Solutions and Challenge Some Closed CSP Services

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