IDC estimated the growth of the market of public cloud services for a year at 28.6%
Experts of the analytical company IDC estimated spending on public cloud services in the first half of this year. According to analysts ‘ estimates, compared with the same period of 2016, this market grew by 28.6%. Turnover for the six months amounted to 63,2 billion dollars, which exceeds the forecast by IDC.
The largest share of the market corresponds to the solutions of the category «application as a service» (SaaS). It is equal to 68.7%. This segment is growing slower than the other two. During the year it increased by 22.9%, while the segment «platform as a service» (PaaS) is 50.2%. Share solutions «platform as a service» remains the smallest. It is equal to 13.6%. The segment of «infrastructure as a service» (IaaS) is 17.8%, and spending growth in this segment is 38.1 per cent.