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My 2013 tweets about cloud management platforms and private cloud computing: how much will it change in 2014?

by Alessandro Perilli  |  January 18, 2014

My first client interaction for 2014  was with a large enterprise busy building a private cloud. Like hundreds of customers I talked to in last three years, this organization is...

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Don't believe any claim about private cloud market share

by Alessandro Perilli  |  December 6, 2013

Despite all hype, the private cloud computing market is still in its infancy. The enterprise customers deploying what we call at Gartner "cloud management platforms" (CMPs) are in the order...

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Why vendors can't sell OpenStack to enterprises

by Alessandro Perilli  |  November 19, 2013

A couple of weeks ago I attended my first OpenStack Summit in Hong Kong. It was an eye opener experience from a research standpoint, and I wrote some of my...

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What I saw at the OpenStack Summit

by Alessandro Perilli  |  November 12, 2013

Last week I attended the OpenStack Summit in Hong Kong. What I saw, or what I think I saw, was so remarkable to me to be worth sharing in a...

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Multitenancy is not just network isolation and RBAC

by Alessandro Perilli  |  July 19, 2013

In my many interactions with cloud management platform (CMP) vendors, a point of extreme concern is multitenancy. Of course, most of them recognize that a basic premise of multitenancy is...

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Climbing the Cloud Orchestration Curve

by Alessandro Perilli  |  June 11, 2013

Twice per year, a number of Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP) analysts are involved in a fascinating research project that we call Contextual Research. We identify a highly interesting technology...

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Assessing Cloud Management Platforms

by Alessandro Perilli  |  February 26, 2013

Last summer, Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP) released an assessment framework to help organizations review and compare cloud management platforms (CMPs): “Evaluation Criteria for Cloud Management Platforms“. In most cases, CMPs are...

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