Independent Research: Top Trends for Private Cloud Computing
Lauren E. Nelson
Analyst serving Infrastructure & Operations Professionals
Lauren E. Nelson
Lauren E. Nelson, Forrester's private infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) cloud lead, is an analyst based in Cambridge, Mass., serving Infrastructure & Operations Professionals. Her coverage area spans the IaaS space with extensive knowledge of solutions (including internal private, hosted private, and public IaaS), enterprise adoption trends, the current state of cloud standardization, and cloud metrics creation. Her coverage also includes strategic rightsourcing of applications, cloud strategy development, customer use cases, cloud adoption trends, cloud economics, and the green implications of cloud computing. Lauren has advised hundreds of enterprises on these topics through speeches, workshops, webinars, inquiries, advisory, and reports.
Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Cloud and Automation Software
Neelam Chakrabarty is a Sr. Product Marketing Manager for Cloud and Automation Software products at HP. She has been working in the tech industry for over 15 years, in wide variety of roles including engineering, product management and product marketing, both in SMB as well as enterprise sectors. She has been with HP since 2010 and is primarily focused on Cloud. She's passionate about story-telling and problem-solving using technology-driven innovation. Follow her on twitter at @neelamc
Over half of North American and European enterprises are prioritizing building a private cloud in 2014. The private cloud market is rapidly evolving, making it challenging to understand key trends, market adoption, areas where private cloud solutions will develop, and which criteria you should consider when evaluating vendors. Forrester Research recently published a report, The Forrester Wave™: Private Cloud Solutions, Q4 2013, which highlights their investigation in the private cloud landscape.
Register for this webinar featuring our guest, Forrester analyst Lauren Nelson, and learn some of the key findings of the report which include:
- Key development trends in the private cloud market
- Market data on private cloud adoption
- Forrester’s methodology for evaluating private cloud solution providers