While the private and public cloud are both garnering attention in the business landscape, the hybrid cloud is the model of the future, as it combines the benefits of private and public clouds to meet the unique demands of virtually any organization.
Today's organizations are facing a unique complications as decision-makers are forced to balance efficiency and flexibility, customization and standards and a number of other IT aspects that were traditionally considered oxymorons.
A new international study of more than 300 IT decision-makers by IDG Research Services revealed that the cloud continues to be a major initiative for enterprises, as more than 60 percent of respondents said they are either implementing or testing the cloud within their organization.
As organizations continue to struggle through today's ongoing economic crisis, the business world is becoming an increasingly aggressive place with companies doing everything in their power to survive and remain competitive with rival firms.
Although private enterprises are using analytics tools to help their decision-makers harness the potentially market-changing information in Big Data, the public sector and its affiliates are...