2013 the year of the #CloudBroker? @ComputeNext predicts this sector will produce $20B in revenues for cloud services by 2015. What is a Cloud Broker ? @Yasin36 reports on @Kevin_Jackson 10 predictions for #Cloud and why Cloud Brokers took the #7 spot:
7. Organizations will rapidly adopt cloud services brokerages. Cloud services brokerage and cloud access security brokers are emerging as vital and complementary services. IT departments currently are struggling to learn these skills internally or partnering externally for these services. Management tools for this multi-sourcing environment are essential. To best deal with the new paradigm of hybrid IT, government security policies also will need to be reviewed and updated to manage the transition from infrastructure-centric to data-centric security postures."