The term Cloud Computing has now been around for a few years, mainly driven by the pioneers Amazon, Google and SalesForce. More recently, the competition has been growing with more and more cloud apps flooding the market with plenty of new offerings which enable ISV and developers to launch new services very quickly and very efficiently.
But how many SMBs are really jumping on the Cloud Computing train and are adopting Cloud based applications and infrastructure ?In a recent research SpiceWorks estimate that 14% of SMBs are currently using Cloud Solutions. Another 10% plan to deploy cloud services over the next 6 months.
Small business are more aggressive with cloud adoption than larger business. Unproven technology topped security as the main concern among those IT pros than have no plans to deploy cloud solution over the next 6 months
Here are below 3 nice recent infographics which give an interesting overview of the current landscape around Cloud Computing and SaaS.
From Cloud HyperMarket
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