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Solution Criteria for Cloud Integrated IaaS and PaaS

Published: 17 March 2020

ID: G00467211

Analyst(s): Lydia Leong, Elias Khnaser

Summary

Technical professionals can use this comprehensive set of 270 criteria to assess public or private cloud IaaS providers that have integrated software infrastructure services (including PaaS), such as Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform or Microsoft Azure.

Table Of Contents

Solution Criteria

  • How the Evaluation Is Structured
  • Understanding the Solution Criteria
    • Solution Criteria Interpretation and Assumptions
    • Solution Criteria Definitions
    • Geographic Scope
  • Baseline Criteria
  • Resilience
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Compute
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Storage
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Network
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Security
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Software Infra. Services
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Digital Business Infrastructure
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Operations and Governance
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Vendor Management and Audit
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional

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