Private, public or hybrid cloud? This is the question that is being asked by
C-level executives and IT professionals across the globe, as each enterprise
continues to mature its cloud strategy and rethink the earlier role of cloud
and whether to move away from an all public or private environment and
embrace a hybrid cloud strategy.
Benefits of a private cloud in a hybrid strategy
The private cloud has a very particular role within a hybrid cloud strategy.
Its main advantage is to address the most challenging of security concerns by
dedicating the use of exclusive resources by an enterprise, versus a shared
pool across multiple enterprise customers hosted by a cloud vendor. The
private cloud is a ‘'best of both worlds" solution that combines the
benefits of public cloud - dynamic resource allocation, automation, improved
uptime and reliability - with dedicated resour... (more)