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• Software as a Service (SaaS) and cloud-based business application services will grow from $13.4 billion in 2011 to $32.2 billion in 2016, a five-year CAGR of 19.1%. Source: Market Trends: Platform as a Service, Worldwide, 20122016, 2H12 Update Published: 5 October 2012 ID:G00239236.

• Public and private cloud computing will be strong catalysts of server growth through 2015. IDC reports that $5.2B in worldwide server revenue was generated in 2011 or 885,000 units sold. IDC is forecasting a $9.4B global market by 2015, resulting in 1.8 million servers sold. Source: IDC Worldwide Enterprise Server Cloud Computing 2011–2015 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=228916

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• IDC reports that enterprise cloud application revenues reached $22.9B in 2011 and is projected reach $67.3B by 2016, attaining a CAGR of 24%. IDC also predicts that by 2106, $1 of every $5 will be spent on cloud-based software and infrastructure. Report, Worldwide SaaS and Cloud Software 2012–2016 Forecast and 2011 Vendor Shares, Link: www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=236184

• According to the Cisco Global Cloud Index, global cloud traffic will account for nearly two-thirds of total data centre traffic by 2106. Cisco is forecasting cloud traffic as a percent of total data centre traffic will grow from 39% in 2011 to 64% in 2016. Cisco is also predicting that by 2016, three out of five data centre workloads will be processed in the cloud.

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• 11% of companies are transformational, early adopters of cloud computing, attaining 44% adoption (as defined by % of MIPS) in 2010, growing to 49% in 2013. This same segment will reduce their reliance on traditional, on-premise software from 34% to 30% in the same period according to Bain & Company’s...
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