February 08, 2013, 12:08 PM — The private cloud attempts to offer the same self- service agility and scalability that public clouds offer, but without the complications of putting critical services and data in the hands of a third party. In this Deep Dive, InfoWorld's Information Overload blogger Matt Prigge explains why and how you can create a private cloud.
In this Deep Dive, Matt Prigge takes you through the decision to migrate to the private cloud, starting with what kind of private cloud is right for you and whether you should make the move at all. From there, he covers the elements that comprise the private cloud, from both a business and a technological view. Finally, he offers tips on how to make the private cloud work for you.