In the 2014 Cloud Infrastructure as a Service Critical Capabilities report, we know that Amazon Web Services meets more of the criteria than all other assessed cloud providers. Gartner evaluated cloud providers across 4 use cases: Application Development, Batch Computing, Cloud-Native Applications and General Business Applications.

If you have an upcoming IT project, this Gartner report can help you set the right requirements and select the best cloud provider.

With a mature range of flexible IT resources available globally and at low cost, at AWS we provide greater business agility and significant cost saving benefits across virtually every industry. Regardless of their level of cloud adoption, customers take advantage of AWS’ broad, reliable set of cloud services to accelerate innovation.

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Gartner: Critical Capabilities for Public Cloud Infrastructure as a Service


*Gartner, Inc., Critical Capabilities for Public Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, Lydia Leong et al., published 27 August, 2014

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