This IDC document examines the private cloud market, which includes EPC and DHPC, in APEJ. This provides market sizing from 2015 and a five-year growth forecast for 2015–2020, forecast assumptions, and market trends for the same period."Private cloud will be used to act as a platform to create new business values and improve IT operational efficiency as well as increase the efficiencies of existing IT. This will stimulate the rise of a different demand. In particular, industry-specific cloud included in DHPC services and used by multiple companies will see rapid growth with the increase of services that bring new business value," says Chris Morris, vice president, IDC APEJ Cloud Services.