Accenture Recognized a Leader in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Professional and Managed Services, Worldwide

Accenture | July 16, 2020

Accenture Recognized a Leader in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Professional and Managed Services, Worldwide
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named as a Leader in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Professional and Managed Services, Worldwide. Accenture’s position in the Leaders quadrant comes as Gartner cited that by 2025, more than 80% of public cloud managed and professional services deals will require both hybrid cloud and multi-cloud capabilities from the provider, up from less than 50% in 2020.

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With so much business taking place through Internet technologies in today’s corporate world, it is essential that any company has a solid network infrastructure in place.
This infographic outlines the steps that are involved in the development of a network infrastructure, from determining the components that will be required all the way through to installing the solution and conducting a thorough review a few months later.

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With so much business taking place through Internet technologies in today’s corporate world, it is essential that any company has a solid network infrastructure in place.
This infographic outlines the steps that are involved in the development of a network infrastructure, from determining the components that will be required all the way through to installing the solution and conducting a thorough review a few months later.