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Oracle's next-gen cloud IaaS offering

by Lydia Leong  |  September 20, 2016

Oracle has made multiple previous attempts to enter the cloud IaaS market -- most recently (early this year), with the Oracle Compute Cloud. At Oracle OpenWorld this week, however, Oracle...

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Gartner's cloud IaaS assessments, 2016 edition

by Lydia Leong  |  August 11, 2016

We're pleased to announce that the 2016 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure, Worldwide has been published. (Link requires a Gartner subscription. If you're not a Gartner client, there are free...

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New IaaS scores for AWS, Azure and Google based on Gartner’s 234 Evaluation Criteria for Cloud IaaS

by Elias Khnaser  |  July 19, 2016

Gartner has published the updated cloud IaaS scores for AWS, Azure and Google Cloud Platform. These research documents are among the most anticipated research that we publish. It gives Gartner...

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Open invitation to MSP partners of hyperscale cloud providers

by Lydia Leong  |  June 29, 2016

Back in January, I announced the creation of a new Gartner Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Managed Service Providers. This MQ will evaluate MSPs that deliver managed services on...

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My 2016 research agenda

by Lydia Leong  |  April 1, 2016

At the beginning of February, as part of a little bit of organizational deck-chair shuffling here at Gartner, some analysts were transferred to teams that better reflect their current research...

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Introducing the new Hyperscale Cloud MSP Magic Quadrant

by Lydia Leong  |  January 25, 2016

As has been noted in Doug Toombs's blog post ("Important Updates for Gartner’s Hosting Magic Quadrants in 2016>"), I will be leading the introduction of a new Gartner Magic Quadrant...

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Recommended reading for 2016 Cloud IaaS Magic Quadrant

by Lydia Leong  |  January 19, 2016

I am beginning the process of refreshing Gartner's global Magic Quadrant for Cloud IaaS. Research will be conducted during Q1 and is currently targeted for publication in May, continuing our...

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What if there was a run on resources at AWS and Azure?

by Elias Khnaser  |  April 17, 2015

During a recent inquiry, a client asked me how they could purchase “guaranteed capacity” at AWS in the event of a disaster. Frankly, I had never even considered such a...

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Recommended reading for 2015 Cloud IaaS Magic Quadrants

by Lydia Leong  |  January 7, 2015

We are beginning the process of refreshing Gartner's global Magic Quadrant for Cloud IaaS, along with the regional Magic Quadrants for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting. We are also introducing a new...

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Yet more reasons to work at Gartner with me

by Lydia Leong  |  October 21, 2014

The TL;DR: My team at Gartner has an open position for someone who has a strong understanding of cloud IaaS -- someone who has experience architecting for the cloud, or...

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