This Market Analysis Perspective presents IDC's view of the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) cloud services market, with insights into cloud adoption and buyer needs, a competitive assessment of key players, and essential guidance for cloud services providers. The document analyses how IT buyers are shifting their IT spend from traditional outsourcing to different cloud delivery models. It contains a view of the performance of leading vendors in the public cloud segment across infrastructure as a service, platform as a service, and software as a service. In addition, it also provides a forecast for public cloud services, cloud professional services, and managed cloud services from 2017 through 2022.
Further, the document uses survey results from IDC's CloudView Survey 2017 to understand end-user trends in cloud adoption. The survey asked over 2,000 respondents in APEJ a wide range of questions regarding their cloud usage and their current and expected cloud adoption.