Worldwide Competitive Public Cloud Platform as a Service Forecast, 2016–2020

Worldwide Competitive Public Cloud Platform as a Service Forecast, 2016–2020

This IDC study presents a view of PaaS revenue from the historical year 2015 through the 2016–2020 forecast period. It includes high-level breakdowns of PaaS submarkets and geographic regions and offers analysis of key trends, including revenue growth drivers and inhibitors."Sophisticated applications required for automation supported by data services are increasing in demand to help in enterprise digital transformation," says Larry Carvalho, research manager, Platform as a Service, at IDC. "Optimized infrastructure is being leveraged to obtain a competitive advantage in new fields like Internet of Things and machine learning. The projected growth of PaaS reflects the demand from businesses of automation delivered by applications to meet unexpected challenges."

IDC Market Forecast Figure
Executive Summary
Advice for Technology Suppliers
Market Forecast
Market Context
Drivers and Inhibitors
Agility in Building Applications
Workload Portability
Mobile and IoT Demands
Vendor Lock-In
An Assumptions-Based Structured Forecast
Cloud Maturity
Significant Market Developments
Changes from Prior Forecast
Market Definition
Platform as a Service
Cloud Application Platforms
Cloud Integration Services
Cloud Data Services
Cloud Application Development and Life-Cycle Services
Other Cloud Platform Services
Historical Market Values and Exchange Rates
Forecast Market Values and Exchange Rates
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