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Forecast Analysis: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2Q17 Update

Published: 28 September 2017

ID: G00337535

Analyst(s): Sid Nag , Fred Ng, Hai Swinehart , Fabrizio Biscotti


Gartner predicts a five-year growth rate of 16.6% through 2021 in cloud services with IaaS leading the segment at 36.6% in 2017. Technology strategic planners need to leverage this research to drive market share growth by increasing their relevance in the changing reality of hyperscale dominance.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data


Market Impact

  • IaaS
  • PaaS
  • SaaS

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