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2021 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure & Platform Services

Gartner Names AWS a 2021 Magic Quadrant Leader

Cloud adoption continues to increase as agile development, rapid deployment, and unlimited scale become the new normal for customers of all industries, sizes, and geographies. In Gartner's second evaluation covering both cloud infrastructure and platform services (IaaS & PaaS, or "CIPS"), AWS is evaluated as a Leader placed highest in both axes of measurement, Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision. In this report, discover why Gartner positioned AWS as a Leader, learn how a Leader in this report is defined, and dive deep into the benefits that public cloud can bring to your organization.

Read the report where we believe you will:

  • Understand the cloud IaaS & PaaS landscape and develop a point of view that can be shared among IT professionals, business leaders, and developers from early stage startups to large enterprises.
  • Assess the strengths and cautions of public cloud providers with detailed and updated descriptions for each vendor.
  • Plan for the future with recommendations and considerations for cloud strategies in development or ready for expansion.
And use the report as an essential primer when assessing cloud service providers as the landscape continues to evolve.
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Critical Capabilities for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services

We believe you will be able to use this report to complement the content in the Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services and to dive deeper into the benefits that CIPS can bring to your organization.

Gartner Disclaimer

Vendor Rating: Amazon

In the Gartner 2021 Vendor Rating: Amazon, AWS secured a “Strong” rating, the highest possible overall rating. Gartner evaluated AWS in six key areas and awarded us a final score of 28 out of 30.

Solution Scorecard for Amazon Web Services IaaS & PaaS

In this report, discover why AWS scored a 94 out of 100 against Gartner’s 270-point “Solution Criteria for Cloud Integrated IaaS and PaaS.”

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