Why Read This
North American infrastructure and operations (I&O) executives and their teams often ask Forrester for private cloud adoption data to inform their cloud strategy and compare their progress with their peers' progress. This report showcases the following North American private cloud data: 1) adoption relative to other deployment types; 2) adoption by country; 3) adoption relative to previous years; 4) drivers and shortcomings of private cloud adoption in 2014; and 5) the most popular private cloud vendors. The data in this report is powered by Forrester's Business Technographics® Global Infrastructure Survey, 2014, which included 1,365 business and technology decision-makers in North America. I&O executives should use this data to discover, plan, act, and optimize on private cloud.