A hybrid cloud is where dedicated (physical) servers and network equipment, possibly an existing collocated IT infrastructure, are integrated with a cloud hosting platform.
Advantages of Hybrid Cloud services for your Business
✓ Maximize investment into existing or legacy IT infrastructure (use assets for longer)
✓ Achieve a best of both worlds solution using cloud & physical environments
✓ Allows for a phased physical to virtual migration process (P2V)
✓ Easily integrate legacy IT systems with new technology
✓ Use custom hardware devices with your cloud infrastructure