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Don't boil the ocean to create your cloud

by Lydia Leong  |  September 22, 2020

Many of my client inquiries deal with the seemingly overwhelming complexity of maturing cloud adoption -- especially with the current wave of pandemic-driven late adopters, who are frequently facing business...

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The messy dilemma of cloud operations

by Lydia Leong  |  September 3, 2020

Responsibility for cloud operations is often a political football in enterprises. Sometimes nobody wants it; it's a toxic hot potato that's apparently coated in developer cooties. Sometimes everybody wants it, and some...

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Hunting the Dread Gazebo of Repatriation

by Lydia Leong  |  July 27, 2020

(Confused by the title of this post? Read this brief anecdote.) The myth of cloud repatriation refuses to die, and a good chunk of the problem is that users (and...

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Building multicloud expertise

by Lydia Leong  |  July 16, 2020

Building cloud expertise is hard. Building multicloud expertise is even harder. By "multicloud" in this context, I mean "adopting, within your organization, multiple cloud providers that do something similar" (such...

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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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Signal of the Day: Cloud as a driver for Change

by Marty Resnick  |  June 17, 2020

According to an article on Tech Radar, AWS believes it’s time to go all-in on cloud, almost all services that have supported people during the pandemic are delivered through cloud...

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Insights From I&O - Life on "Pause" - For How Long?

by Bob Gill  |  April 9, 2020

“Pause”, Not Stop It feels like the world has been placed on “Pause”, as the Covid-19 health crisis and it’s derivative economic downturn make December 2019 feel a distant memory...

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SaaS Consumption Billing - The COVID-19 Effect

by Stephen White  |  March 18, 2020

This post is updated from work originally posted on the Gartner blog network in February 2017. You can find the original post here As organizations face dramatic variations in use cases and...

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Multicloud Networking

by Andrew Lerner  |  February 10, 2020

Based on a survey from November 2018, 81% of respondents who use the public cloud were currently working with two or more external providers. Further, if you have anything on-prem...

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