Gartner Research

Vendor Rating: Google

Published: 22 May 2019

ID: G00386671

Analyst(s): Adam Woodyer , Chirag Dekate , Jeffrey Mann , Martin Reynolds , Alexander Linden , David Wright , Mark O'Neill , Steve Riley , Ted Chamberlin , Jim Hare , Mark Hung, Werner Goertz , Roberta Cozza , Andrew Frank , Donald Feinberg , Yefim Natis , Sid Nag , Lydia Leong , Craig Lowery , David Smith , Alastair Woolcock , Pamela Wheelwright, Geoff Spick


Google continues to rely on its core advertising businesses, but is increasing its focus on its Google Cloud enterprise-focused offerings and leveraging its strengths in analytics and AI. CIOs and IT leaders should expect Google to continue on this path.

Table Of Contents

Overall Rating

  • Overall Rating: Positive

Detailed Rating

  • Product/Service: Strong
  • Support/Account Management: Variable
    • Sales/Distribution
  • Pricing Structure: Strong
  • Technology/Methodology: Strong
  • Strategy: Positive
  • Corporate Viability: Strong
  • Financial: Strong

Additional Analyst Insights

  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Anthos
  • GCP Database Platform as a Service
  • G Suite
  • Security
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • API Management
  • Google Maps Platform
  • Google Marketing and Advertising
  • Google Media and Entertainment Solutions
  • Augmented and Virtual Reality
  • Stadia (Gaming)
  • YouTube
  • Devices
    • Google Home
    • Google Pixel Devices
    • Wear OS
  • Android
  • Chrome OS: Pixelbook/Chromebook in Enterprise
  • Cloud Networking
  • Other Bets

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