How the Public Cloud Drives Emerging Technologies


Cloud computing is, to be sure, today’s leading driver of emerging tech.The next big battles among the public cloud vendors will center around emerging technologies like artificial intelligence, the Internet of Thingsvirtual reality and blockchain.

By now, most enterprise leaders understand the value of cloud computing. They have experimented with software as a service (SaaS)infrastructure as a service (IaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS), and now they are looking to expand their use of the cloud. Synergy Research recently found that the public cloud market is growing 40 percent per year. And IDC has predicted that by 2020, 67 percent of IT infrastructure and software will be based in the cloud.

But as organizations expand their use of the public cloud, they are asking for more than just the traditional SaaS, IaaS and PaaS offerings.

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