We all hear the hype about SaaS and Cloud opportunities, well don’t take it from me I have only been doing this for over 30 years but here are some quotes from the pros that have a pulse on the industry.
1. Gartner estimates that, over the course of the next five years, enterprises will spend $112 billion cumulatively on software as a service (SaaS), platform as a service (PaaS), and infrastructure as a service (IaaS), combined.
2. June 22, 2010 — Worldwide cloud services revenue is forecast to reach $68.3 billion in 2010, a 16.6 percent increase from 2009 revenue of $58.6 billion, according to Gartner, Inc. The industry is poised for strong growth through 2014, when worldwide cloud services revenue is projected to reach $148.8 billion.
3. CRN Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) is the fastest growing segment of cloud computing and will be instrumental in pushing the cloud market to $25 billion in the next three years, a new report from MarketResearch.com revealed.