Is your head in the cloud? Perhaps it should be
The worldwide public cloud services market is projected to grow 17.3 percent in 2019 to total $206.2 billion, up from $175.8 billion in 2018. In fact, the IDC predicts that by 2019, more than 60 percent of organizations anticipate that the majority of their IT capabilities will be delivered through some form of public, private or hybrid cloud service.
Cloud computing, overall, is now well-established as a viable, even essential, element in how organizations use technology to achieve business goals. Challenges such as meeting the needs of users, deploying solutions to business needs faster and increasing demands on badly stretched internal IT teams are driving the discussion surrounding cloud computing.