Public Cloud

Gartner Says Worldwide Public Cloud Services Market to Grow 17 Percent in 2016

September 18, 2016
Gartner Says Worldwide Public Cloud Services Market to Grow 17 Percent in 2016

The worldwide public cloud services market is projected to grow 17.2 percent in 2016 to total $208.6 billion, up from $178 billion in 2015, according to Gartner, Inc. The highest growth will come from cloud system infrastructure services (infrastructure as a service [IaaS]), which is projected to grow 42.8 percent in 2016.

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Amazon vs Microsoft: War erupts as $1.2-billion cloud business is up for grabs

August 4, 2016
Amazon vs Microsoft: War erupts as $1.2-billion cloud business is up for grabs

From bringing in big guns to run enterprise sales in the country and running full-page ads to counter each other’s data centre launches to attempting to poach clients, these American giants are leaving no stone unturned to win in India.

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Making the Hookup: Pitching for the Best Way to Connect to the Cloud

May 30, 2016
Making the Hookup: Pitching for the Best Way to Connect to the Cloud

Nikhil Batra, Research Manager – Telecom, IDC talked about cloud adoption in APAC – emerging market spending on cloud is 25% of those of mature markets, growth prospects much higher for emerging. Using cloud for digital transformation.

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Indian IT services companies lagging in the next big thing

June 8, 2015
Indian IT services companies lagging in the next big thing

Indian IT companies are looking to build up their presence in the social, mobile, analytics and cloud (SMAC) space, but they have a long way to go to catch up with their global outsourcing peers when it comes to offering elements of these new technologies to clients. Infosys Ltd gets 8% of its $8.7 billion […]

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On-Demand, Pay-as-you-Go Option Added to Verizon’s Public Sector Cloud Offering

June 8, 2015
On-Demand, Pay-as-you-Go Option Added to Verizon’s Public Sector Cloud Offering

U.S. federal government departments and agencies that want to use the cloud to support variable demand workloads — applications with usage that ebbs and flows over time — now have a new option from Verizon Enterprise Solutions. Instance-based virtual machines, a new way to pay for Enterprise Cloud: Federal Edition, provides IT administrators greater flexibility […]

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VMware Unveils Industry’s First Unified Platform for the Hybrid Cloud

April 30, 2015
VMware Unveils Industry’s First Unified Platform for the Hybrid Cloud

VMware, Inc. has announced the industry’s first unified platform of virtualized compute, networking and storage for the hybrid cloud. Defined in software, VMware’s platform will enable customers to create one consistent environment across the private and public cloud to run, protect and manage any cloud-native or traditional application. The platform will also offers customers openness […]

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India public cloud services to hit $556M

May 17, 2014
India public cloud services to hit $556M

India’s public cloud services are expected to be worth almost US$556.7 million by the end of the year, with software-as-a-service (SaaS) accounting for the biggest segment. The overall market will climb 32.2 percent this year to generate US$556.8 million in revenue, up from US$421 million last year, projected research firm Gartner. SaaS spending will grow […]

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Public/private/hybrid Cloud – choosing horses for courses

November 29, 2013
Public/private/hybrid Cloud – choosing horses for courses

You know when we look at Cloud computing we’ve heard about this a lot right, and we know that organisations are really struggling right now and it’s what is my Cloud strategy, how do I get into public Cloud, how do I get into private Cloud. And we really see that this move to public […]

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Cloud computing to dominate SME’s ICT spend

June 1, 2013
Cloud computing to dominate SME’s ICT spend

At a time when overall business growth in India has slowed significantly and the national GDP shows only a marginal rise the India small and medium business segment (SMEs, 1-999 employees) can be viewed as a beacon of hope. India SMEs show a 14 percent year-on-year rise in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) expenditures and […]

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Cloud and Clear

June 1, 2013
Cloud and Clear

The cloud is landing on the earth. After almost three years of euphoria and hype, cloud computing is finally entering the reality phase.

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