Adopting Cloud: Building and Buying

You could look at building or buying options separately. Chances are you’re already doing this to advance the business. But the best approach is to view building and buying cloud services as one strategy.


  1. When should you consider building your own private cloud? When your organization wants to control its cloud computing infrastructure in-house, or has legal or regulatory concerns. 

  2. Cbeyond Partners to Embrace Cloud
  3. Intercloud, Vblock and Hybrid IT
  4. Cloud Insights: How Anyone in Any Vertical Can Get Started in Cloud
  5. When should you consider buying cloud services? When you want faster time-to-value with low capital investment. Peace of mind with validated services. Or flexible sourcing models to help your IT efforts to meet the needs of the business. 

  6. Cisco ACI and Intercloud: Open and Secure