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Forecast Analysis: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 1Q16 Update

Published: 02 May 2016

ID: G00302291

Analyst(s): Sid Nag

Summary

Gartner predicts a 16.0% growth in public cloud services in 2016 with a revenue of $204 billion in 2016. This growth will peak in 2017 to 17.5% and will plateau or slightly decrease through 2020 to a growth of 14.7%, although actual spend will continue to increase through 2020 with a 15.8% CAGR.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • What Cloud Service Providers Must Know
  • IT Spending on Public Cloud Services Continues to Grow
  • Public Cloud Adoption Trends
  • Public Cloud Services by Segment With Impacts
    • 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)
  • Public Cloud Services by Region

Assumptions

  • Macroeconomic Factors
  • Buyers

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