Gartner Research

Forecast Analysis: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2Q14 Update

Published: 11 August 2014

ID: G00261941

Analyst(s): Ed Anderson , Chris Pang , Joanne M. Correia, Morgan Yeates, Jie Zhang , Tom Eid


Gartner's updated forecast for the public cloud service market predicts a five-year CAGR of 17.1% through 2018. Vendor revenue performance and market share analysis result in the resizing of some cloud markets, namely, SaaS, BPaaS and IaaS.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Public Cloud Services by Segment
    • Cloud Business Process Services (Business Process as a Service)
    • Cloud Application Services (Software as a Service)
    • Cloud Application Infrastructure Services (Platform as a Service)
    • Cloud System Infrastructure Services (Infrastructure as a Service)
    • Cloud Management and Security Services
    • Cloud Advertising
  • Public Cloud Services by Geography
    • Public Cloud Services by Region
    • Public Cloud Services by Country


  • Macroeconomic Factors
  • Demand Factors
  • Competitive Factors

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