This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Strategy Analytics: Microsoft And Intuit Join Amazon, Salesforce, Cisco, And Oracle In Billionaire Business Cloud Services Revenue Club

BOSTON, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The global business cloud services market generated $34.4B in revenues in 2012, up 28 percent over the prior year.  Software as a Service (SaaS) continued to capture more than half of overall cloud services revenue and nearly all the revenue from six of the seven members of the billionaire business cloud services revenue club (based on 2012 revenues in US$).  Public cloud services captured 83 percent of total cloud services revenues.  These and many more market stats can be found in the Strategy Analytics Business Cloud Strategies (BCS) service report " Global Business Cloud Services Revenue Market Shares, 2012, and Forecasts, 2010-2017" which features top global business cloud service provider 2012 revenue and shares for overall cloud SaaS, Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) markets. The report also features regional market revenue forecasts by cloud service type and global public and private cloud services revenue forecasts.


"The business cloud services market ranges from mature to immature market segments.  SaaS led by has already achieved massive adoption and IaaS led by Amazon is attracting customers that are questioning whether owning and operating corporate data centers make sense in the age of the cloud.  However, PaaS is still just emerging, as it attempts to use the successes of SaaS and IaaS to attract the attention of commercial and corporate software developers," commented Mark Levitt, Director of Business Cloud Strategies research at Strategy Analytics. 

"SaaS has dominated the first surge in mass adoption of business cloud services. We expect the next big surge to come from private and public IaaS offerings designed to suit European and Asia-Pacific business and government policies," said Andrew Brown, Executive Director of Enterprise Research at Strategy Analytics.

About Strategy Analytics

Strategy Analytics, Inc. provides the competitive edge with advisory services, consulting and actionable market intelligence for emerging technology, mobile and wireless, digital consumer and automotive electronics companies. With offices in North America, Europe and Asia, Strategy Analytics delivers insights for enterprise success. 

US Contact: Mark Levitt, +1 617 614 0740,

European Contact: Andy Brown, +44(0) 1908 423 630,

SOURCE Strategy Analytics

Copyright 2011 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,813.39 +1.20 0.01%
S&P 500 2,088.87 -0.27 -0.01%
NASDAQ 5,116.1430 +13.3350 0.26%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs