451 Research data suggests that the vast majority of enterprises are on the journey to the cloud. Virtualization, colocation, on-premise private cloud, private dedicated hosting, and shared infrastructure as a service are all considerations when selecting the ‘best execution venue’ for business workloads. In addition, 35% of enterprises will select a cloud platform or orchestration platform among the private and open source options in the next 18 months. A combination of these digital infrastructures to delivery seamless business processes, or hybrid clouds, is also top of mind. By 2015, enterprises expect 25% of applications to be leveraging a hybrid model.
Our Analysts believe Digital Infrastructure selection can ease high-capital expenditure costs and support complexity by combining a management platform and a range of service-delivery models to optimize business functions. At the Enterprise 451 Cloud Computing Executive Summit you will gain insight into how Digital Infrastructure strategies enable users to better align facilities, IT hardware and software stacks, service-delivery mechanisms and how they align with consumption requirements, in pursuit of an optimal state.