Gartner Research

Forecast: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2015-2021, 3Q17 Update

Published: 24 October 2017

ID: G00321340

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

Summary

Gartner predicts spending in public cloud services will reach $257.7 billion in 2017, a 19.3% increase in U.S. dollars (19.5% in constant currency). Technology strategic planners can use this projection to address market fluctuations and balance approaches to dynamic markets.

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