Infrastructure as a Service Market Introduction
Enterprises across the globe are inclined towards embracing infrastructure as a service (IaaS) as it offers them on-demand access to a much richer range of applications and services at lower cost than was conventionally available. Increased awareness among enterprises about operating business with advanced cloud-based infrastructure instead of usual IT infrastructure has increased the adoption of IaaS services at a massive rate in the recent past. Infrastructure as a service provides a form of IT hosting service which does not require up-front capital expenditure. IaaS provides basic computing resources that end users can use on a network and operate software and store their critical information.
The infrastructure as a service market has been segmented based on solution, deployment model, organization size, and vertical. Based on solution, the market includes disaster as a service, storage as a service, network as a service, collocation, and other solutions segments. By deployment type, the overall IaaS market has been segmented into public, private, and hybrid cloud deployment model. Based on organization size, the global IaaS market includes large enterprises, medium enterprises, and small enterprises segments. By vertical, the market is bifurcated into healthcare sector, BFSI sector, telecom & IT sector, energy & utility sector, media & entertainment sector, retail sector, public sector, and manufacturing sector segments.
The global IaaS market study takes in major regions such as North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, and Middle East & Africa. In terms of expenditure over IaaS, North America was the dominant regional market in 2016. Further, enterprise operating across various verticals such as BFSI, manufacturing, and healthcare are inclined towards investing substantial amount on IaaS services. Asia Pacific and Western Europe are the other attractive regional markets for IaaS services providers. The rise in awareness and advancement in data security services offered by third party service providers are anticipated to accelerate the growth of infrastructure as a service market in these regions.
Infrastructure as a Service Market Competitive Landscape
Prominent players analyzed in the global IaaS market are Amazon Web Services, Inc., VMWare, Inc., SAP SE, Google Inc., Oracle Corporation, Rackspace, IBM Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, Cisco Systems, Inc., Software AG, and Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Key vendors in the market are inclined towards offering tailored and cost-effective services to enterprises to stay ahead in the competition in long run.
Major Regions/Countries include:
- North America
- Western Europe
- United Kingdom
- Rest of Western Europe
- Eastern Europe
- Rest of Eastern Europe
- Asia Pacific (APAC)
- Rest of Asia-Pacific
- Latin America
- Rest of Latin America
- Middle East and Africa (MEA)
- North Africa
- South Africa
- Rest of MEA
This research report on infrastructure as a service market would be produced using first-hand market information gathered from industry experts and major participants across the value chain, during primary research. It would provide broad view of current market trends, growth factors and competitive analysis.