Thursday 9 April 2015,
The new report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Cloud Computing Market in Germany: Amazon Web Services Inc., Fujitsu Ltd., Google Inc., International Business Machines Corp. (IBM), Microsoft Corp., Rackspace Inc. and Salesforce.com Inc.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Cisco Systems, Hitachi Data Systems, HP, NEC, NTT Communications, Oracle, SAP, SoftBank Telecom and VMware.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from the report's team said: “One key trend upcoming in the market is the growing data center market in Germany. Data centers are used to house computer systems and associated components, and to store information. Organizations are increasing their usage of data centers in this region because they are inexpensive.”
According to the report, one of the main drivers of the market is the need to reduce the total cost of ownership. Currently, organizations are concentrating on cost-effective solutions for the deployment of applications and data centers. Small and medium enterprises are the largest adopters of cloud offerings, capturing the highest market share.
Further, the report states that one of the major barriers for the growth of the market is increasing data security concerns. Organizations are concerned about the security of data when storing information on cloud networks or any other technology platform. There are various forms of storing crucial information; however, there is always a risk of loss of data.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.