Best Practice Report

Top 10 Recommendations For Private Cloud Success

What You Call It Doesn’t Matter, But Defining Scope And Governance Is Crucial

July 1st, 2020
With contributors:
Lauren Nelson , Renee Taylor , Duncan Dietz , Diane Lynch

Summary

Despite reporting high private cloud adoption, Forrester continues to see enterprises struggle with buildout. Private cloud success comes only from embracing self-service, full automation, and services that cater to developer needs. Most technology managers lack enough hands-on experience with public cloud to understand how to translate this to their own environment. This report outlines the top 10 private cloud recommendations that infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals should follow to avoid overinvestment, missed deadlines, and poor engagement.

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