The expected growth of private cloud in Western Europe for the next five years looks impressive. Especially, when taking into account the economic situation, the growth rate of 23.2% (CAGR or Compound Annual Growth Rate) is remarkable.
These and more data can be found in what research firm IDC calls an ‘industry-first study looking in-depth at private cloud from hardware, software, services and networking points of view’.
IDC emphasizes western European private cloud growth until 2016 is not driven by hype but by business goals such as cost reduction and efficiency. [Read more…]