Gartner Research

Gartner Analytics Trends: Providing Insight Into the Future of Cloud Computing

Published: 13 May 2013

ID: G00247645

Analyst(s): Gregor Petri


By analyzing trends in Gartner search, inquiry and document volume, we show how IT organizations are reassessing their role around public, private, hybrid and brokered use of cloud computing services. Providers can use this data to more fully understand the direction of interest in cloud computing.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • Hypothesis/Trend Analysis
    • Overall Developments in Interest in Cloud and Cloud Computing
    • Developments in Interest Regarding Private Versus Public
    • Emerging Interest in Hybrid Scenarios
    • Developments in Interest From 2008 Through 2013
    • Conclusion

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