The Public Cloudscape

Enterprise public cloud services can be segmented into infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS), platform-as-a-service (PaaS) and software-as-a-service (SaaS). In a wider context, IaaS, PaaS and SaaS are being supported by digital infrastructure layers and sold either direct or through cloud channels. The picture below provides a value chain view of what we call the Public Cloudscape: This Public […] Read more »

Personal Cloud: Is It Safe?

Are you a firm believer in the good government and its self acclaimed right to sift through your communication in order to protect you from terrorists whenever they see fit? Or do you think governments have nothing to do with your personal stuff and can only do so with a court order? It is a […] Read more »

Nederlandse Cloud Bereikt Miljard Euro Mijlpaal in 2016

Monnickendam, 7 januari 2013 – Onderzoeksbureau The METISfiles heeft een update gepubliceerd van zijn prognose over de Nederlandse markt voor publieke cloud diensten. In 2016 zal het Nederlandse bedrijfsleven naar verwachting €1,2 miljard uitgeven aan software as-a-service (SaaS), platform as-a-service (PaaS) en infrastructure as-a-service (IaaS) diensten, een gemiddelde jaarlijkse groei van 29% over de periode […] Read more »

Dutch Public Cloud To Reach Euro Billion Milestone in 2016

We have just updated our Dutch public cloud market sizing and forecast. Key finding: by 2016, enterprise public cloud spend will surpass the €1 billion mark to reach €1.2 billion. Below you’ll find a snapshot of the results. Dutch businesses will spend €574 million on public cloud services in 2013, an increase of 31% compared […] Read more »

The Dutch Public Cloudscape

Popular examples of vendors providing public cloud services always include the likes of Salesforce, Amazon, Google and Microsoft. But there are also many Dutch companies that are selling public cloud services successfully today. This research document provides a first look at who’s who in the Dutch SaaS, PaaS and IaaS world. The (partial) list that […] Read more »