For 89% of companies, one cloud is not good enough.
That's according to a 2017 Forrester report on cloud adoption. Forty-eight percent use five cloud providers or more, and 41% have two-to-four providers, leaving 11% with just one. Fifty-nine percent say their cloud strategy is
With cloud computing popularity on the ascent, Ben Chen has to think big. Chen is president of business development at a U.S. branch of China Unicom, a state-owned
Many buyers, few suppliers -- that could characterize the public cloud platform market today. Amazon Web Services, Amazon's cloud division, and Microsoft Azure hold nearly three-quarters of all revenue in 2017, according to Forrester Research.
But while few big vendors in the
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If you're about to take an analytic crack at unfiltered terabytes or even petabytes of complex, unstructured data, it can stay in a public cloud provider like Amazon Web Services, said Judith...
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