How to Provide a Public Cloud: A Step-by-Step Guide

How to Provide a Public Cloud: A Step-by-Step Guide

Many service providers are claiming that they offer cloud services. But are they actually offering ‘cloud’ services - the provisioning of Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and managed services on an on-demand basis? In this comprehensive step-by-step guide we explore what service providers need to do to capture the cloud market and to not lose foothold to private cloud deployments.

If you are a service provider, or you are an organisation looking to capitalise on the cloud market, then read this guide now and discover how to adopt outlining a cloud strategy that will maximise revenue opportunities while ensuring long term stability.

Within this 8-page guide you will learn:

  • How to arm yourself against objections to moving to public cloud versus private cloud by understanding the requirements service providers need to address
  • Whether service providers need to supply virtual machines or complex applications
  • Why service providers must offer multi-level, granular metering and billing to support complex business models
  • Why pre-configured levels of control for users needs to be provided to drive organisation wide efficiency and productivity
  • Why providing multi-hypervisor support such as KVM, Xen 3, Xen 4, VMware and Hyper V is critical
  • How to provide a highly scalable cloud solution with multiple cluster support across multiple and remote locations and geographies
  • Why offering a highly configurable user interface helps service providers differentiate their cloud offerings
  • How service provider ITEX increased revenue by offering cloud based services with cloud orchestration

Ensure long-term stability and growth opportunities by downloading and following the steps laid out in this free guide.