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Critical Capabilities for Cloud Management Platforms


I&O leaders use cloud management platforms to address infrastructure-as-a-service/platform-as-a-service operational functions associated with multicloud deployments. This research evaluates how CMP vendor solutions can meet the needs of I&O leaders.

Published: 13 February 2020

ID: G00383292

Analyst(s): Dennis Smith Sanjit Ganguli Padraig Byrne Padraig Byrne

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • CloudBolt
    • Flexera
    • HyperGrid
    • Morpheus Data
    • Scalr
    • Snow Software-Embotics
    • VMware
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Automation
    • Brokering
    • Governance
    • Life Cycle Management
  • Use Cases
    • Cloud Provisioning and Orchestration
    • Cloud Service Brokering
    • Cloud Governance
    • Cloud Resource Management
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Product-Related
  • Non-Product-Related
  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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