Cloud Computing Management

Key Requirements for a Private Cloud

Provided by Cisco Systems, Inc.

Category Cloud Computing Management

Type Analyst Report

Length 7

Publish Date March 29 2011

Date posted January 01 2012


IDC explores the impact of virtualization and cloud computing and highlights the attributes that should be considered when evaluating solutions in this area.
•Impact of virtualization and cloud on data center operations
•Strategies for deploying a private cloud environment
•Benefits of automated provisioning and orchestration
•Key requirements including self-service, catalog of standardized services, workflow, reporting and integration into existing systems

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