Enabling Private Cloud


Find out why leading organisations are using private clouds to reduce costs, accelerate time to market, boost productivity and leverage big data. Case study evidence and implementation advice helps leaders consider a cloud roadmap that aligns and adds significant value to business strategy objectives.

Technique Overview

Enabling Private Cloud

Enabling Private Cloud Definition

Private cloud infrastructure “is provisioned for exclusive use by a single organisation comprising multiple consumers (e.g. business units). It may be owned, managed, and operated by the organisation, a third party, or some combination of them, and it may exist on or off premises” (Badger et al., 2012).

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  • Babcock, C. (2013) Cisco's Private Cloud: Pain and Profit, InformationWeek, Jan 23. [online] Available at: (http://www.networkcomputing.com/cloud-infrastructure/ciscos-private-cloud-pain-and-profit/d/d-id/1108311?itc=edit_in_body_cross) [Accessed 2 November 2015].
  • Badger, L., Grance, T., Patt-Corner, R. and Voas, J. (2012) Cloud Computing Synopsis and Recommendations, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US Department of Commerce.
  • Butler, B. (2013) How Intel Built Its Own Private Cloud, NetworkWorld, Apr 1 [online] Available at: (http://www.networkworld.com/article/2164908/cloud-computing/how-intel-built-its-own-private-cloud.html) [Accessed 2 November 2015].
  • Feinleib, D. (2014) Big Data Bootcamp: What Managers Need to Know to Profit from the Big Data Revolution, Apress/Springer, US.

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