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Finally, private cloud identical to public cloud

by Lydia Leong  |  July 9, 2020

Digging into my archive of past predictions... In a research note on the convergence of public and private cloud, published almost exactly eight years ago in July 2012, I predicted...

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Outside help can accelerate cloud journeys

by Lydia Leong  |  July 8, 2020

Note: It's been a while since I blogged actively, and I'm attempting to return to writing short-form posts on a regular basis. In my current role within Gartner for Technical...

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The Cloud Wars - Finally?

by Andrew White  |  May 26, 2020

In September 2017 I noted that the real cloud war had not even started: The Battle for the Cloud Has Not Even Started Yet. My thinking had emerged around this...

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Video: The Value of Cloud Services in Times of COVID-19

by Rene Buest  |  March 19, 2020

Cloud computing has been on everyone's lips for many years, and not a day goes by without the media is writing about its growing importance. Tragically, it is now a...

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Cloud Migration - Not Always Easy as Pie or Lift and Shift

by Andrew White  |  January 6, 2020

I noted a couple of stories in the press recently that show how migrating applications and their associated data to the cloud isn’t as simple as lift and shift. Sure,...

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Get in control of your Azure environments with Policy Automation

by Richard Watson  |  December 18, 2019

Self-service access to cloud computing for IaaS and PaaS services is a new superpower. For example, developers can create or destroy virtual machines (VMs) or storage accounts on demand. You...

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How to Make Your Organization Successful in Public Cloud Tagging

by Marco Meinardi  |  December 17, 2019

If you use public cloud services at some scale, then you know you must tag your resources. You know you must use tagging so that your cost reports get nicely...

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A Comparison of Public Cloud Cost Optimization Tools is Now Available

by Marco Meinardi  |  December 12, 2019

If you're using public cloud infrastructure and platform services, I bet that you've been thinking about adopting a tool to cut down costs. You've been told that there is some...

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AWS Just Made Their Management Tools Ready for Multicloud

by Marco Meinardi  |  December 7, 2019

I am just back home after spending last week at AWS re:Invent in tiresome, noisy, vibrant and excessive Las Vegas. At Gartner, I cover cloud management and governance and I...

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Gartner’s cloud IaaS assessments, 2019 edition

by Lydia Leong  |  July 30, 2019

We’ve just completed our 2019 evaluations of cloud IaaS providers, resulting in a new Magic Quadrant, Critical Capabilities, and six Solution Scorecards -- one for each of the providers included...

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