Tag Archives: public cloud

Cloud Costs Falling Slowly, But Huge Savings Await Enterprises That Commit, 451 Research Says

Although on-demand pricing for cloud services has fallen only 2.25 percent since October 2014, enterprises that negotiate and commit to the cloud have saved 12 percent, 451 Research has found. Using 451 Research’s cloud pricing…

IDC: Worldwide Cloud IT Infrastructure Spending Forecast to Grow 26 Percent Year-Over-Year in 2015

Total cloud IT infrastructure spending will reach $33.4 billion in 2015 — a year-over-year increase of 26.4 percent, according to a new report from International Data Corp. (IDC). IDC’s Worldwide Quarterly Cloud IT Infrastructure Tracker…

Infonetics: UC Survey Finds Increased Video and Cloud Deployments in Enterprise

North American enterprises are increasingly turning to unified communications (UC) strategies to improve response times, increase employee productivity, and reduce operational costs, with the newest trend in the sector being the adoption of video and…

CompTIA: Organizations Are Moving to Multiple Clouds in Combination

Ninety percent of companies claiming some form of cloud usage, many organizations have moved to the next step, leveraging multiple cloud models in different combinations to optimize benefits and efficiencies, according to new research from…

Cost Efficiency Is Silver Lining In Western European Government Cloud Initiatives: IDC Government

Despite economic challenges in Western Europe, 56% of local government survey respondents and 42% of central government respondents have adopted or are planning to adopt internally hosted private cloud, according to a new study from…

Frost & Sullivan: Cloud Computing Services in Russia Offer Huge Growth Potential

According to a new study published by Frost & Sullivan the use of cloud computing technologies in the public sector in Russia is already well established.  Continuing adoption of cloud services will have a significant…

Gartner Says Worldwide Platform-As-A-Service Revenue To Reach $1.2 Billion in 2012 and Grow to $2.9 Billion by 2016

According to new projections from Gartner, the worldwide platform-as-a-service (PaaS) revenue is on pace to reach $1.2 billion in 2012, and experience consistent growth with revenue totaling 1.5 billion in 2013, and growing to $2.9…