February 18, 2015
International Data Corporation (IDC) Canada announced today the availability of a new MarketScape report profiling the leading vendors in the Canadian IaaS cloud computing market. IDC MarketScape: Canadian Public IaaS 2015 Vendor Assessment is the third in a series covering the infrastructure-based cloud computing market in Canada.
Previous reports on this marketplace included:
The report, which assesses 12 of the largest Canadian public infrastructure-based cloud service providers, noted that:
“Offerings are now becoming less expensive while much more robust and automated to enable self-serve features,” said Mark Schrutt, research vice president, services and enterprise applications at IDC Canada.
“Providers are picking up on the hybrid message and designing their solutions with interoperability and hybrid management in mind. Partners also have more skin in the game to bridge gaps in offerings and as a channel to the market, which contributes to the increase in the amount of vendors in the Major Players category.”