This IDC Market Perspective summarizes and updates the trends around cloud infrastructure as a service — cloud IaaS — in Latin America. This analysis includes a discussion of new market developments and its dynamics across Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Colombia, and Peru. The document also provides a view of market strategies from main vendors and develops insights and opportunities for technology suppliers and services providers that want to work in the IaaS market in Latin America.
"Although the top public cloud IaaS vendors in Latin America are dominating the market and mindshare today, it is important to note that this market is still in its early stage. IT organizations wish to move a variety of workloads to public cloud IaaS resources with varying needs and constraints. There are continued opportunities for differentiated and specialized offerings for specific workloads and needs," says Waldemar Schuster, program manager for IT Services, IDC Latin America.