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Information as a Service in the Cloud Services Value Chain

Published: 25 October 2011

ID: G00218897

Analyst(s): Alex Soejarto, Bryan Britz


"Information as a service" applies to both the business and technology realms and represents integration in the cloud services value chain. This research discusses key opportunities for providers and highlights how providers can help enterprise clients best use information as a service.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Information as a Service
  • The Key Trends Driving Change for Information-as-a-Service Offerings
  • What We Expect Will Happen in the Future
  • Major Information-as-a-Service Providers' Offerings in the CSVC
    • Dow Jones' Factiva
    • Infosys' ShoppingTrip360
    • Informatica's AddressDoctor
  • What You Need to Know
    • Advice to Providers

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