Zenoss polled its more than 100,000 community members to determine the prevailing sentiments concerning open source cloud deployments, the perceived advantages and disadvantages of this technology as well as to gain insight into future open cloud deployments within IT departments.
Zenoss conducted this survey during the 3rd quarter of 2012 to quantify and characterize current data center virtualization and cloud computing usage. 628 members of the Zenoss open source IT management community took part, representing everyone from CIOs to system administrators, architects, developers and network engineers.
Highlights from the survey include:
Maturity Hampers the Deployment of Open Clouds
OpenStack Dominates Adoption Plans but CloudStack and Eucalyptus in the Hunt
Open Cloud’s Future is Bright