Gartner Research

Key Issues for Cloud Computing

Published: 17 June 2008

ID: G00158484

Analyst(s): David Cearley , David Smith , Daryl Plummer


Cloud computing is the latest hot topic in IT. We outline Gartner's cloud computing research agenda.

Table Of Contents
  • Definition and Scope
  • Target Audiences
  • Overview
  • Key Issue: How will cloud computing be defined, and how will it evolve?
  • Key Issue: How will cloud computing affect the strategy and direction of IT and business?
  • Key Issue: What vendors, markets and industries will be transformed by the cloud computing phenomenon?
  • Planned Research Topics

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