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Forecast: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2015-2021, 2Q17 Update

Published: 27 July 2017

ID: G00321339

Analyst(s): Michael Dominy , Yanna Dharmasthira, Hai Swinehart , TJ Singh , Laurie Wurster , Chris Pang , Robert Anderson , Cathy Tornbohm , Ruggero Contu , Nigel Montgomery , Rajesh Kandaswamy , Gianluca Tramacere, Jim Hare , Dean Blackmore , Fabrizio Biscotti , Chad Eschinger , Terilyn Palanca , Lai-ling Lam , Gregor Petri , Sid Nag , Fred Ng, Alys Woodward , JP Corriveau , Craig Roth


Gartner predicts spending in public cloud services will reach $260.2 billion in 2017, an 18.5% increase in U.S. dollars (18.9% in constant currency). Technology strategic planners can use this projection to address market fluctuations and balance approaches to dynamic markets.

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