Pat Gelsinger, CEO, VMware, said, "The industry's rapid adoption of hybrid cloud
architectures for enterprise IT infrastructure is enabling higher levels of agility, security and availability than ever before.
This dramatically improves the value enterprise customers experience from a hybrid cloud
environment, including agility and speed of composability
The new offering is the latest addition to the CloudCheckr cost optimization, cloud security, and compliance suite creating an industry-leading platform for hybrid cloud
and RESTful APIs are the latest enhancements to the SaaS-based Hammer Cloud Platform, which was unveiled earlier this year.
While 91 per cent of survey respondents reported hybrid cloud
as the ideal IT model, however, global average hybrid cloud
penetration level is still at 18.5 per cent only.
In the UAE, Condo Protego is seeing strong hybrid cloud
demand among both medium and larger enterprises, across every industry vertical from government and oil and gas, to education, retail, and transport and logistics.
"With cloud adoption taking off among enterprises, today's news further underscores IBM's leadership as the world's #1 hybrid cloud
provider," said Harish Grama, General Manager, IBM Cloud.
"The hybrid cloud
market will reach new heights as Middle East organisations understand that their digital transformation relies on a mix of public and private clouds," argues Savitha Bhaskar, chief operating officer at the UAE-based IT infrastructure and information management consultancy and solutions provider Condo Protego.
HPE Right Mix Advisor is the systematic approach businesses need to develop their hybrid cloud
strategies with confidence.
business needs over single public cloud, including the price tag: 87 per cent of respondents said that hybrid cloud
was having a positive impact on their businesses, and more hybrid cloud
users reported all their needs
more than half, drop its use of private clouds by 7% and increase hybrid cloud