● Executive Summary ● Immersive Experiences ● Do You Speak Visual? ● The Age of Impatience ● Mobile As a Gateway to Opportunity ● Telepathic Technology ● The End of Anonymity ● Raging Against the Machine ● Remixing Tradition ● Proudly Imperfect ● Mindful Living
IT decision-makers report great interest in using IaaS in a hybrid cloud approach to complement on premises capacity, rather than replace it, and are planning for the impact that it will have on network operations and spending. While a hybrid approach promises cost savings and significant gains in IT and business flexibility, some concerns remain around how to manage and integrate on-premises infrastructure with cloud services in a hybrid cloud architecture.
The study notes that 60% of the respondents believe virtualization will be the primary technology over the next 12 months. Banking, financial services and insurance companies strongly recognize the link between virtualization and private/hybrid cloud enablement with 97% of those surveyed highlighting this aspect.