In the first week of April 2018, new announcements and products from Alibaba, AWS, and Google Cloud have influenced their standing in the cloud market. Corporate data stored in the cloud is accidentally being exposed to the public in some cases because of simple configuration errors.

IDC: Cloud Computing to Generate $554 Billion in Revenue by 2021

Worldwide cloud computing revenue will more than double by 2021 to $554 billion, according to a new report by research firm IDC. IDC’s first-ever report sizing up the “whole cloud” measured public, private and hybrid clouds, plus software and hardware infrastructure for building clouds, along with managed cloud services and other related professional services. The…

According to Synergy Research Group, the cloud has become the preferred solution for companies' data handling and application management. Revenue generated from public cloud infrastructure now accounts for more than one-third of global IT infrastructure sales

Public Cloud IT Infrastructure Spending Hits New Milestone

Revenue generated from public cloud infrastructure now accounts for more than one-third of global IT infrastructure sales, according to second-quarter figures released by International Data Corporation. Meanwhile, IDC says demand for non-cloud IT services is continuing to decline rapidly, though traditional offerings still make up more than half the global share of IT revenue. Spending…