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Simplify Your Hybrid Infrastructure Strategy With Cloud Exchanges

How Colocation And Interconnection Partners Can Help Support Your Multicloud Future

February 17, 2016


Why Read This Report

As the cloud market matures, more critical business applications will continue to move into cloud environments. In this increasingly hybrid environment, infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals need to ensure performance no matter where services are located. Performance of the network is key to ensuring the quality of these services. This report helps I&O professionals compare current and emerging models around private, dedicated connections into cloud environments and how these variations will impact BT agenda decisions going forward.

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Table of Contents

  • In A Hybrid World, The Data Center Has No Center — It's A Network
  • For Some Workloads, The Internet Is Not Good Enough
  • Cloud Connect Services Expand And Diversify
  • Cloud Exchanges Are Positioned To Support Multi-Cloud Ambitions
  • Connected Communities Are A Win-Win For Customers And Partners
  • Recommendations

  • Let Business Outcomes Drive Your Interconnection Strategy
  • What It Means

  • Evolving Economics Blur Public And Private Network Boundaries
  • Supplemental Material

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