Computing Resources Used Worldwide

Computing Resources Used Worldwide
Computing Resources Used Worldwide

Proof Point

CloudEndure expects public and private cloud to grow from 38% of worldwide computing resources in 2017 to 60% by 2019

Computing Resources Used Worldwide

2017 – 2019 (percentage)

Note: Data based on CloudEndure’s 2017 Cloud Migration Survey of 256 IT professionals around the world

Proof Point Findings

  • Public Cloud Applications – Computing and storage services offered by third-party providers through the Internet, eliminating need for on-site IT infrastructure, such as servers, applications, and data storage systems
  • Public Cloud Migration – Around half of companies surveyed by CloudEndure expected to use public cloud computing applications by 2019, significantly growing from 28% in 2017
  • Decreasing Machine Usage – Conversely, virtual and physical machine usage for computing purposes expected to experience more than 20% decline combined between 2017 and 2019
  • Key Growth Drivers – Include continuing trend of companies digitizing business processes, rapidly emerging new entrants in cloud computing space, and increasing client demand for lower-cost public cloud solutions



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Date Last Updated

January 3, 2019

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