Executive Summary: Building Trust in a Cloudy Sky

Cloud services are now a regular component of IT operations, and are utilized by more than 90% of organizations around the world. Many are working under a Cloud First philosophy, only choosing to deploy an internal service if there is no suitable cloud variant available. As a result, IT architectures are rapidly shifting to a hybrid private/public cloud model, with those surveyed expecting 80% of their IT budget to be cloud-based within an average of 15 months.