From improved agility and flexibility, to cost-savings and faster delivery of business applications, business executives are looking at sourcing even the most critical enterprise applications in the cloud. And IT departments are learning quickly that public cloud service providers are not able to meet the requirements necessary to host mission-critical business applications.
In fact, many companies — for regulatory or other requirements — need certain data and applications to remain on premise. Others need the ability to better manage high-production workloads and add capabilities as the needs arise. And many want the ability to respond quickly to business demands.