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Research and Markets: Cloud Computing Market in South Africa 2014-2018

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Cloud Computing Market in South Africa 2014-2018" report to their offering.

Cloud computing is the use of computing resources that are delivered to external customers with the help of internet technologies. When a company moves to a cloud-based service model it is moving away from a traditional capital expenditure model to an operating expenditure model.

Cloud computing offers its services through three fundamental models, namely SaaS, IaaS, and PaaS. SaaS is a model through which software applications, databases, or other data are made available to a customer through the use of the internet. IaaS is the provision of computing infrastructures with the help of internet technologies. PaaS is the delivery of a computing platform. Cloud computing is a model of preference for various enterprises in South Africa.

The analysts forecast the Cloud Computing market in South Africa will grow at a CAGR of 19.21 percent over the period 2013-2018.

The Cloud computing market in South Africa can be segmented into three divisions: SaaS, Paas and IaaS. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated from SaaS, IaaS and PaaS.

Key Topics Covered:

01. Executive Summary

02. List of Abbreviations

03. Scope of the Report

04. Market Research Methodology

05. Introduction

06. South Africa Overview

07. Market Landscape

08. Public Cloud Computing Market in South Africa

09. Private Cloud Computing Market in South Africa

10. Market Segmentation by Type of Services

11. Buying Criteria

12. Market Growth Drivers

13. Drivers and their Impact

14. Market Challenges

15. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

16. Market Trends

17. Trends and their Impact

18. Vendor Landscape

19. Key Vendor Analysis

20. Other Reports in this Series

Companies Mentioned:

  • Amazon Web Services Inc.
  • Google Inc.
  • IBM Corp.
  • Microsoft Corp.
  • Rackspace Hosting Inc.
  • Inc.
  • SAP AG
  • Verizon Communications Inc.
  • Aalto
  • Gijima
  • Pamoja Ltd.
  • Dimension Data Holdings

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