Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Storage Services

Published: 09 July 2014

ID: G00262037

Analyst(s): Arun Chandrasekaran , Gene Ruth

Summary

The public cloud storage service market is evolving rapidly, with early signs of consolidation amid growing price competition that impact IT leaders. Gartner assesses the key cloud storage service providers on their execution prowess and strategic vision.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Amazon Web Services
    • AT&T
    • Google
    • HP
    • IBM
    • Microsoft
    • Rackspace
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Vendors Considered, but Not Included

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players

Context

Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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