WELCOME TO PCMG! | Request an eQuote

1-800-625-5468

 
 

For contract & open market purchases, please call 800-625-5468, or click here to register/logon to your Business Direct Pricing Portal!

Select your Contract

For help with Federal, State & Local Goverment or Education contracts, or your PCMG Business Direct go to:

or Call 1-800-625-6568

Home > Cloud Computing >  Hybrid Cloud

Cloud Computing

Hybrid Cloud Defined

A hybrid cloud is a composition of at least one private cloud and at least one public cloud. A hybrid cloud is typically offered in one of two ways: a vendor has a private cloud and forms a partnership with a public cloud provider, or a public cloud provider forms a partnership with a vendor that provides private cloud platforms.

A hybrid cloud is a cloud computing environment in which an organization provides and manages some resources in-house and has others provided externally. Ideally, the hybrid approach allows a business to take advantage of the scalability and cost-effectiveness that a public cloud computing environment offers without exposing mission-critical applications and data to third-party vulnerabilities. This type of hybrid cloud is also referred to as hybrid IT.

Hybrid clouds are a combination of both public and private cloud models. Hybrid clouds are designed to extend a private cloud with the available resources of a public cloud. This is most often seen when an enterprise anticipates planned workload spikes that generally only requires additional compute resources for a limited period of times. Hybrid models introduce the additional complexity of distributing applications and data between a public and private cloud and require strong efforts around open standards, common APIs and common infrastructure to make this model possible.

Solutions Partners

More than an IT Provider - We’re Your Technology Partner!

Since 2002, PCMG has been a leading provider of IT products, services, and solutions to government agencies, educational institutions, and healthcare facilities. We provide access to over 300,000 IT products like tablets, laptopsdesktops, servers, storage, and networking from leading manufacturers like Cisco, HPI, Apple, Adobe, Lenovo and Microsoft. With powerful eProcurement tools, comprehensive software licensing solutions and dedicated Account Executives, it's easy to get exactly what you need to tackle your technical challenges.

In addition, we offer world class procurement and logistics, IT consulting, and implementation services delivered through over 1200 technical professionals. Whether you want to deploy tablets securely or move your data center to the cloud, PCMG is here to make it happen. Our Services experts will collaborate with you to understand your requirements and provide tailored services to allow your organization to lower costs, increase agility, improve efficiency and succeed in today's global economy and beyond.

Our Company

Support

We Provide

About Us
Affiliations
Blog
Brands
Careers
Events
Tech Journal
Site Map
Terms of Use and Sale
Why PCMG?
Catalog Subscriptions
Contact Us
Email Subscriptions
My Account
Order Status
Product Recalls
Leasing & Financing
Product Configurator
Services
Solutions
We proudly welcome American Express® Cards
 
 

14120 Newbrook Drive, Suite 100 - Chantilly, VA 20151
1-800-625-5468 | © 2016 PCMG, Inc.

SSL