Forecast Analysis: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 4Q14 Update

Archived Published: 10 April 2015 ID: G00261943

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Public cloud services grew more than 17% worldwide in 2014 to $152 billion and will grow 16% in 2015 to $177 billion. Currency effects reduced the U.S. dollar forecast in some geographies; increased interest in cloud models sustains double-digit growth rates, particularly for IaaS and SaaS services.

Table of Contents

  • Forecast Data
  • Market Impact
    • Public Cloud Services in the Context of Global IT Spending
    • Currency Impacts
    • Public Cloud Services by Segment
      • Cloud Business Process Services (Business Process as a Service)
      • Cloud Application Services (Software as a Service)
      • Cloud Application Infrastructure Services (Platform as a Service)
      • Cloud System Infrastructure Services (Infrastructure as a Service)
      • Cloud Management and Security Services
      • Cloud Advertising
  • Assumptions
    • Macroeconomic Factors
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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