Gartner Research

Top Five Cloud-Computing Adoption Inhibitors

Published: 13 May 2009

ID: G00167920

Analyst(s): Bruce Robertson


Despite the hyped atmosphere currently surrounding cloud computing, many enterprises won't adopt cloud services until key inhibitors or risks are mitigated.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Risk-Testing Risk
  • Data Location Risk
  • Data and Code Portability Risk
  • Data Loss Risk
  • Data Security (Privacy) Risk
  • Vendor Viability Risk
  • Summary

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