10 Cloud Computing Stats Every CIO Should Know

10 Cloud Computing Stats Every CIO Should Know

10 Cloud Computing Stats Every CIO Should Know
10 Cloud Computing Stats Every CIO Should Know
  • By 2015, end-user spending on cloud services could be more than $180 billion.
  • It is predicted that the global market for cloud equipment will reach $79.1 billion by 2018.
  • If given the choice of only being able to move one application to the cloud, 25% of respondents would choose storage.
  • By 2014, businesses in the United States have spent more than $13 billion on cloud computing and managed hosting services.
  • Throughout the next 5 years, a 44% annual growth in workloads for the public cloud versus an 8.9% growth for “on-premise” computing workloads is expected.
  • 82% of companies reportedly saved money by moving to the cloud.
  • Moe than 60% of businesses utilize cloud for performing IT related operations.
  • 14% of companies downsized their IT after cloud adoption.
  • 80% of cloud adopters saw improvements within 6 months of moving to the cloud.
  • 32% of Americans believe cloud computing is a thing of the future.