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Forecast: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2011-2017, 2Q13 Update

Published: 28 June 2013

ID: G00248728

Analyst(s): Akimasa Nakao , Bianca Granetto, Chris Pang , Misako Sawai , Hai Swinehart , Susan Cournoyer, Jeffrey Roster, Warren Bell, Gregor Petri , TJ Singh , Joanne M. Correia, Cathy Tornbohm , Chad Eschinger , Dan Sommer, Lai-ling Lam , Venecia Liu , Jie Zhang, Morgan Yeates, Andrew Frank , Yanna Dharmasthira, Fabrizio Biscotti , Ruggero Contu , Dean Blackmore , Alan Dayley , Ed Anderson , Robert H. Brown, Tom Eid, Douglas Toombs


Gartner predicts continued strong growth in public cloud services with a CAGR of 17% from 2011 through 2017. End-user spending on public cloud services is expected to grow 18% in 2013 to $131 billion. By 2017, the public cloud services market is predicted to exceed $244 billion.

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