Forrester Predictions For 2014: Private Cloud Management And Infrastructure

By Lauren E. Nelson, Richard Fichera with Laura Koetzle, Christopher Voce, Thayer Frechette

January 24, 2014
US $ 499


In 2013, over half of enterprises stated that in 2014, they will be prioritizing building a private cloud, when it was only introduced less than five years ago. Although enterprises have quickly embraced the term « private cloud » and the general concept of higher levels of automation and faster delivery of resources, the actual environments significantly differ from resulting environments.Forrester survey data shows that few self-proclaimed private clouds meet the core definitions of a private cloud despite using private cloudsoftware that enables these features.