New sixth-generation EC2 instances from Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud’s hybrid and multi-cloud Anthos on AWS and HPE GreenLake “building block” cloud services are among CRN’s picks for the 10 hottest enterprise cloud computing services so far in 2020.
Spending on cloud services, including IaaS, SaaS and PaaS, has increased at a 28 percent compound annual growth rate — four times the rate of overall enterprise IT spending – in the last four years, reaching $233 billion in 2019. It now represents about 15 percent of total IT spending in the $1.5 trillion enterprise IT market, according to research firm IDC.
Kubernetes, the open-source container-orchestration system for automating application development and management, figured big in new cloud services rolled out this year, with offerings from Microsoft Azure, AWS and Red Hat, and VMware.
Here is CRN’s take on those…