Sand Hill: Cloud Computing Predictions for 2015
Cloud computing continues to be a major force and 2015 will undoubtedly be a year that sees it evolve. Here are four predictions for what will happen in the cloud market in the new year.
1. Hybrid cloud wins!
Arguments about the validity of public versus private clouds will diminish, as they did for the latter half of 2014. Hybrid cloud computing will become the norm driven by the following factors:
IT’s increased comfort with all forms of clouds
New specific hybrid cloud management tools
Industry-wide recognition that the best execution cloud venues of applications, use cases and release cycles will vary greatly based on price and performance objectives, geography, data governance along with regulatory needs and requirements