Gartner Research

Market Trends: Evolving Cloud Printing Services, Worldwide, 2013

Published: 24 June 2013

ID: G00250215

Analyst(s): Pete Basiliere, Sharon McNee


Gartner forecasts that the public cloud printing service market will achieve a compound annual growth rate of 28.8% from 2012 through 2017. We examine the user requirements CPS providers must meet to maximize their revenue growth potential.

Table Of Contents


Market Trend

  • The Market Is Broken Into Three Versions of CPSs
    • Public Cloud
    • Private Cloud
    • Dual Private and Public Cloud
  • Factors Driving CPS Growth
    • Proliferation of Mobile Devices
    • Mobile Workforce Is Growing
    • Constant and Easy Internet Access
  • Factors Inhibiting CPS Growth
    • Awareness
    • Availability
    • Security
    • Types of Documents Printed via the Cloud
    • Unwillingness to Pay for CPS

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