Trends Report

Adoption Profile: Hosted Private Cloud In Europe, Q2 2019

Local Providers Target Dedicated Infrastructure, Unique Scenarios, And Services

May 7th, 2019
With contributors:
Glenn O'Donnell , Julia Caldwell , Christine Turley


Adoption of hosted private cloud (HPC) continues to grow, despite criticism. HPC combines the expertise of a cloud service provider with the isolation of a private cloud. While some balk at its shortcomings relative to pure public cloud offerings, others see its unique position to serve a variety of use cases and users. European infrastructure and operations (I&O) pros find local options, greater comfort with familiar technologies and isolation, and a focus on customer service in the HPC market. This report features European public cloud adoption data from the Forrester Analytics Global Business Technographics® Infrastructure Survey, 2018.

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