Infrastructure as a service Market By Deployment Model (Public, Private, and Hybrid Cloud); By Solutions (Managed Hosting Services, STaaS, DRaaS, Colocation, NaaS, CDS, High Performance Computing as a Service, and Others); Verticals( IT & Telecom, BFSI, Healthcare, Retail, Government, Manufacturing, Utility Sector, and Others); and By Regions (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and MEA) : Drivers, opportunities, Trends and Forecasts: 2017-2023

  • June, 2017
  • Domain: ICT - Social, Mobile, Analytics & Cloud (SMAC),Verticals
Pages: 97
Tables: 53
Charts: 15
Regions/Countries: 5/12
Companies: 12
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Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is a form of cloud computing that offers virtualized computing resources such as software, storage, servers, and other infrastructure components over the internet. Organizations are widely implementing IaaS solutions to handle huge volume of financial data, and critical information related to the various verticals and thereby reduce IT administration cost. Moreover, IaaS enables to quickly scale-up resources to accommodate spikes in demand and helps organizations to focus on their core business.

Market Analysis

The Global Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Market is estimated to witness a CAGR of 18.6% during the forecast period 2017-2023. The Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Market is analyzed by deployment model, solutions, verticals, and regions. Many organizations are heavily investing in IaaS solutions to expand their market, improve user experience, and increase revenue. Further, the increasing penetration of hybrid cloud, rising demand from small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and governments, economic growth, and scalable resources are the prime factors driving the IaaS market growth.

Regional Analysis

The Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Market has been segmented and analyzed by North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and the Middle East and Africa. North America is the leading region followed by Europe for Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) adoption. Asia Pacific is an emerging market for IaaS. More than 60% of the companies are planning to adopt both on-premises and cloud-based models in this region. More than 40% of the IT leaders will be moving their applications to the cloud by the end of 2017. Latin America is the fourth fastest growing region across the world. Brazil is the fastest growing country in Latin America and more than 40% of the IT spending is from Brazil. Moreover, MEA is an emerging market for IaaS adoption due to the transition from traditional on-premises deployment to the cloud-based deployment of various solutions across myriad industries.

Vertical Analysis

The major verticals covered in the report include IT & Telecom, Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance (BFSI), Healthcare, Retail, Manufacturing, Government, Utility Sector, and Others. Globally, the leading cloud players in the market are showing increased interest toward IaaS adoption. The IT & Telecom and BFSI sectors are the leading contributors in the Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Market after the government and healthcare sector. The market for retail is estimated to reach $6.59 billion by 2023. Rising prominence of mobile commerce, digital business, and online marketing are expected to support the growth of IaaS applications in the retail segment. In the Asia Pacific region, more than 30% of the retailers are projected to adopt cloud technologies.

Key Players

Oracle Corp., IBM Corp., Microsoft Corp., Google Inc.,, Inc., Cisco Systems Inc., VMware Inc., Computer Science Corp. (CSC), Citrix Systems, Inc., ProfitBricks, Giant Swarm, and Unitas Altas are the major players in the market.

Competitive Analysis

IaaS is becoming a pervasive technology in the cloud environment. There exist huge untapped business opportunities in this market. Many SMEs are entering into the market and collaborating with large players to provide various solutions and services. New start-ups are coming with new applications and services in the market and they are expecting to see double-digit growth in the next 5–6 years. In this space, collaboration and M&A are expected to continue.

1     Industry Outlook 

1.1        Industry Overview

1.2        Industry Trends

1.3        PEST Analysis

2     Report Outline 

2.1        Report Scope

2.2        Report Summary

2.3        Research Methodology

2.4        Report Assumptions

3     Market Snapshot

3.1        Total Addressable Market

3.2        Segmented Addressable Market

3.3        Related Markets

3.3.1     SaaS Market

3.3.2     PaaS Market

4     Market Outlook 

4.1        Overview

4.2        Market Trends

4.3        Market Definition

4.4        Market Segmentation

4.5        Infrastructure as a Service Architecture

4.6        Evolution

4.7        Comparison Between SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS

4.8        Porter 5 (Five) Forces

5     Market Characteristics

5.1        Market Dynamics

5.1.1     Drivers    High penetration of cloud technology    Intense competition    Reducing infrastructure cost    Increase in agility, scalability, and flexibility

5.1.2     Restraints    Privacy & security concern    Environmental challenges    Network limitation

5.1.3     Opportunities    Increasing demand for hybrid cloud    Strategic partnership in cloud environment    Growing demand in SMBs

5.2        DRO – Impact Analysis

5.3        Key Stakeholders

6     Deployment Model: Market Size and Analysis

6.1        Overview

6.2        Private Cloud

6.3        Public Cloud

6.4        Hybrid Cloud

7     Solutions: Market Size and Analysis

7.1        Overview

7.2        Managed Hosting Services

7.2.1     Benefits and Features of Managed Hosting Services

7.3        Storage as a Service

7.3.1     Benefits and Features of Storage as a Service

7.4        Disaster Recovery as a Service

7.4.1     Benefits and Features of Disaster Recovery as a Service

7.5        Colocation

7.5.1     Benefits and Features of Colocation

7.6        Network as a Service

7.6.1     Benefits and Features of Network as a Service

7.7        Content Delivery Service

7.7.1     Benefits and Features of Content Delivery Service

7.8        High Performance Computing as a Service

7.8.1     Benefits and Features of High-Performance Computing as a Service

7.9        Others

8     Verticals: Market Size and Analysis

8.1        Overview

8.2        IT & Telecom

8.3        BFSI

8.4        Healthcare

8.5        Retail

8.6        Government

8.7        Manufacturing

8.8        Utility Sector

8.9        Others

9     Regions: Market Size and Analysis

9.1        Overview

9.2        North America

9.2.1     US

9.2.2     Canada

9.3        Europe

9.3.1     UK

9.3.2     Germany

9.3.3     France

9.3.4     Others

9.4        Asia Pacific

9.4.1     India

9.4.2     China

9.4.3     Japan

9.5        Latin America

9.5.1     Brazil

9.5.2     Mexico

9.6        Middle East & Africa (MEA)

9.6.1     Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)

9.6.2     Africa

10   Vendors Profile 

10.1, Inc.

10.1.1  Overview

10.1.2  Business Units

10.1.3  Geographic Revenue

10.1.4  Business Focus

10.1.5  SWOT Analysis

10.1.6  Business Strategies

10.2     Oracle Corp.

10.2.1  Overview

10.2.2  Business Units

10.2.3  Geographic Revenue

10.2.4  Business Focus

10.2.5  SWOT Analysis

10.2.6  Business Strategies

10.3     IBM Corp.

10.3.1  Overview

10.3.2  Business Units

10.3.3  Geographic Revenue

10.3.4  Business Focus

10.3.5  SWOT Analysis

10.3.6  Business Strategies

10.4     Microsoft Corp.

10.4.1  Overview

10.4.2  Business Units

10.4.3  Geographic Revenue

10.4.4  Business Focus

10.4.5  SWOT Analysis

10.4.6  Business Strategies

10.5     Google Inc.

10.5.1  Overview

10.5.2  Business Units

10.5.3  Geographic Revenue

10.5.4  Business Focus

10.5.5  SWOT Analysis

10.5.6  Business Strategies

11   Global Generalists

11.1     Cisco Systems Inc.

11.1.1  Overview

11.1.2  Cisco Market

11.1.3  Cisco in IaaS

11.2     VMware Inc.

11.2.1  Overview

11.2.2  VMware Market

11.2.3  VMware in IaaS

11.3     Computer Science Corp. (CSC)

11.3.1  Overview

11.3.2  CSC Market

11.3.3  CSC in IaaS

11.4     Citrix Systems, Inc.

11.4.1  Overview

11.4.2  Citrix Market

11.4.3  Citrix in IaaS

12   Companies to Watch for

12.1     ProfitBricks

12.1.1  Overview

12.1.2  ProfitBricks in IaaS

12.2     Giant Swarm

12.2.1  Overview

12.2.2  Giant Swarm in IaaS

12.3     Unitas Altas

12.3.1  Overview

12.3.2  Unitas Altas in IaaS



Research Framework

Infoholic research works on a holistic 360° approach in order to deliver high quality, validated and reliable information in our market reports. The Market estimation and forecasting involves following steps:

  • Data Collation (Primary & Secondary)
  • In-house Estimation (Based on proprietary data bases and Models)
  • Market Triangulation
  • Forecasting

Market related information is congregated from both primary and secondary sources.

Primary sources

involved participants from all global stakeholders such as Solution providers, service providers, Industry associations, thought leaders etc. across levels such as CXOs, VPs and managers. Plus, our in-house industry experts having decades of industry experience contribute their consulting and advisory services.

Secondary sources

include public sources such as regulatory frameworks, government IT spending, government demographic indicators, industry association statistics, and company publications along with paid sources such as Factiva, OneSource, Bloomberg among others.

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