Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, Worldwide
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AWS Core Infrastructure and Services
Security Groups NACLs Access Mgmt
Traditional Infrastructure Amazon Web Services
AMI Amazon EC2 InstancesOn-Premises Servers
Security Groups Network ACLs AWS IAMFirewalls ACLs Administrators
RDBMSDAS SAN NAS Amazon
VPCELBRouter Network Pipeline Switch
Infrastructure Regions Edge LocationsAvailability Zones
(Virtual, Auto-scaling and
Collaboration and Sharing
AWS Cloud Computing
Monitoring and Logs
(Object, Block and Archive)
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