Date Added: Jul 2013
For many enterprises, the cloud is no longer a curiosity, but an opportunity to transform IT. As they think beyond one or two isolated workloads, their criteria in selecting a cloud provider become more stringent. To meet business goals for efficiency, cost-reduction, and simplification of processes, enterprises must look for a cloud provider that offers a range of services that meet today's needs and can grow with the business. The provider must also deliver secure, highly resilient services that interoperate across multiple cloud environments and deliver enterprise-class service and support. This whitepaper outlines in detail, what to look for in a cloud service provider.