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The Value of Extending IT Infrastructure to the Public Cloud

Companies are working to transform themselves digitally, and there is perhaps no more important driver than the cloud. However, as more and more companies are discovering, there’s no single path when it comes to moving to the cloud. Rather, an effective digital transformation strategy integrates private, hybrid and, perhaps most importantly, public clouds.

Companies are working to transform themselves digitally, and there is perhaps no more important driver than the cloud. However, as more and more companies are discovering, there’s no single path when it comes to moving to the cloud. Rather, an effective digital transformation strategy integrates private, hybrid and, perhaps most importantly, public clouds.

 In a recent survey of its customers, VMware found that 67 percent foresee an ideal “end state” in which they rely on multiple clouds. And while many companies have dipped their toes into SaaS and private cloud waters, increasing development, data analysis, security and general market demands are driving the need for companies to extend their IT environments to public clouds.

 With all this said, integrating public clouds is not for the faint of heart. The key challenges are:

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