Huge Growth In Infrastructure Sales
Dell Technologies is widening the market share gap with its infrastructure rival Hewlett Packard Enterprise as public cloud infrastructure spending from the likes of Amazon, Google and Facebook continues to soar, according to new data from research firm IDC.
Worldwide cloud infrastructure sales for public and private cloud grew more than 27 percent year over year to $12.8 billion in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to IDC. For the full year of 2017, cloud deployment revenue reached $43.4 billion, representing 22 percent growth compared to 2016. Here are the top five vendors who led the global cloud infrastructure market during the fourth quarter of 2017.