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Forecast: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2012-2018, 3Q14 Update

Published: 29 September 2014

ID: G00263155

Analyst(s): Joanne M. Correia, Fabrizio Biscotti , Jie Zhang , TJ Singh , Ruggero Contu , Gianluca Tramacere, Dean Blackmore , Yanna Dharmasthira, Cathy Tornbohm , Chad Eschinger , Andrew Frank , Laurie Wurster , Chris Pang , Gregor Petri , Venecia Liu , Douglas Toombs , Rajesh Kandaswamy , Tom Eid, Lai-ling Lam , Dan Sommer, Bianca Granetto , Susan Cournoyer , Ed Anderson , Hai Swinehart , Morgan Yeates, Jeffrey Roster, Alan Dayley


IT spending on public cloud services is growing more than five times faster than growth in IT spending across all categories. North America and Western Europe are the largest markets for cloud services. Emerging regions and countries, while smaller markets, show the highest growth rates.

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