IaaS

Cloud Market Continues to Grow; Big Four Take Market Share; Opportunities for Cloud Providers

Cloud Market Continues to Grow; Big Four Take Market Share; Opportunities for Cloud Providers

Based on the Q1 Synergy Research Group data for cloud infrastructure services, Amazon's (AMZN) Amazon Web Service (AWS) is still the 800 lbs gorilla at 31% market share, followed by the other three (of big four) - Microsoft (MSFT), IBM (IBM) and Google (GOOG) - in aggregate at 22% of the market. 

Managing Cloud Resources

How to optimize virtual infrastructure and cloud resources

To drive increased agility, lower cost, and higher service levels enterprises are transforming IT infrastructure into dynamic and virtual pool of resources – private clouds. This new and shared infrastructure resources include virtualization, resource pooling, dynamic and logical workload allocation, reconfigurations and relocations, which introduces significant complexities...