Gartner Research

Forecast: Public Cloud Service Brokerage, 4Q14

Published: 13 February 2015

ID: G00270122

Analyst(s): Dean Blackmore , Joanne M. Correia, TJ Singh , Susan Cournoyer, Jeffrey Roster, Sid Deshpande, Tiffani Bova, Lai-ling Lam , Michael Dominy , Benoit Lheureux , Jie Zhang , Morgan Yeates, Patrick Sullivan , Gregor Petri , Rajesh Kandaswamy , Colleen Graham , Cathy Tornbohm , Fred Ng, Daryl Plummer , Peter Kjeldsen, Ed Anderson , Laurie Wurster , Fabrizio Biscotti , Dane Anderson, Michele Cantara


Gartner's updated forecast for cloud service brokerage shows how this market will almost double in size over four years to reach $160 billion by 2018.

Table Of Contents

Forecast Data


  • Scope and Definition
  • CSB Roles
  • CSB Spending
  • Relationship Between CSB Roles and CSB Spending
  • CSB Spending
    • CSB Spending Compared With Previous Forecast
    • CSB Spending Components
    • CSB Spending Compared With Public Cloud and IT Services Forecast


  • Assumptions for All Segments
  • Market-Specific Assumptions

Forecast Methodology

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