AWS Vs. Azure Vs. Google Cloud: 5 Cloud Spending Trends
Read where cloud-decision makers are placing their public cloud bets regarding spending and adoption of Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure, according to Flexera’s new 2022 State of the Cloud Report.
Azure Cloud Adoption Surpasses AWS In The Enterprise
Azure has passed AWS for breadth of adoption among enterprises, according to Flexera’s 2022 report.
Additionally, Google Cloud Platform has the highest percentage for experimentation and plan to use out of the big three, which could drive more adoption in the future.
For each public cloud provider, survey respondents specified on whether they’re running significant workloads in that cloud; running some workloads; experimenting, plan to use it or had no plans to use it.
Enterprises running some or significant workloads on Azure hit 80 percent. Comparatively, enterprises running some or significant workloads on AWS reached 77 percent. For GCP, enterprises running some or significant workloads was 48 percent.
Compared to last year’s Flexera 2021 State of the Cloud Report, AWS had the highest adoption rate in the enterprise at 79 percent, followed by Azure at 76 percent, then GCP at 49 percent.