Tag Archive | cloud computing

The Ongoing Evolution of IT Service Providers

The Ongoing Evolution of IT Service Providers

Cloud, hyperscale and digital service providers already account for 20% of IT infrastructure hardware spending, with 75% of that spending from the 8 largest hyperscalers alone.

via IDC

Why Cloud-Never Enterprise Apps Modernization Matters

Why Cloud-Never Enterprise Apps Modernization Matters

“Of course, even with all the training and tools in the world, not all of the remaining 80% of traditional legacy enterprise applications will move to the cloud. For many good reasons, including regulatory, security concerns, and unclear ROI (return on investment), certain applications simply won’t become cloud native anytime soon (or ever).”

via TECHnalysis

Cloud IT Infrastructure Spend will Reach $66.9 Billion

Cloud IT Infrastructure Spend will Reach $66.9 Billion

According to International Data Corporation (IDC), vendor revenue from sales of IT infrastructure products for cloud environments — including public and private cloud — grew 11.4 percent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2019 (1Q19), reaching $14.5 billion.

via Digital Lifescapes

Cloud-Native Applications: Lessons Learned in Practice

Cloud-Native Applications: Lessons Learned in Practice

Now that containerized architectures can increase application agility and speed, there’s been a push to package more applications in containers, and use Kubernetes to manage both compute and storage.

via The New Stack

The Upside for Cloud Service Provider Opportunities in 2020

Upside for Cloud Service Provider Opportunities in 2020

“Of the 2000 service providers IDC surveyed, there was an increase of $3.2 billion in incremental revenue in 2018 over 2017. Which means if optimism proves accurate, 2019 could see close to $4 billion for this group of companies.”

via IDC

Cloud IaaS Revenue will Reach $150.7 Billion in 2023

Cloud IaaS Revenue will Reach $150.7 Billion in 2023

Enterprises are using cloud services for strategic benefits such as supporting digital transformation efforts rather than for tactical ones, like reducing IT infrastructure costs and the hardware or software maintenance burden.

via Digital Lifescapes

How Cloud and AI Influence IT Investment Strategy

How Cloud and AI Influence IT Investment Strategy

Worldwide IT spending is forecast to total $3.79 trillion in 2019 — that’s an increase of just 1.1 percent from 2018, according to the latest global market study by Gartner.

via Digital Lifescapes