Hosted Private Cloud Services – Market Update and PEAK Matrix Assessment: Protectionist Sentiments Spur Growth

19 Dec 2016
by Ashwin Venkatesan, Chirajeet Sengupta, Mukesh Ranjan, Yugal Joshi

Protectionist sentiments across regions are on a high with recent events, such as Brexit, election of Donald Trump as the U.S. President, and strengthening of the Russian protectionist policy, adding further fervor. Against this backdrop, hosted private cloud deployment continues to witness increasing acceptance/traction as enterprises look to make their IT setups more secure, compliant, and flexible, while offloading the cumbersome setup and management of cloud infrastructure to service providers.

In this research, we discuss the latest cloud services market trends and present the assessment and detailed profiles of 16 IT service providers featured on the hosted private cloud services PEAK Matrix. Each service provider profile gives a comprehensive picture of their hosted private cloud services vision, services suite, scale of operations, and domain investments.


This research also provides fact-based trends impacting the cloud services market and assesses the following IT service providers / system ¬¬integrators that are involved in providing hosted private cloud services.

The report covers the following IT service providers: AT&T, Atos, BT, CenturyLink, CSC, Datapipe, Fujitsu, Dimension Data, HPE – Enterprise Services, IBM, NEC Corporation, NTT Data Services (formerly Dell Services), Orange Business Services, Rackspace, T-Systems, and Verizon.


Each profile covers the following aspects for the featured service providers:

  • General overview of the provider’s hosted private cloud services business – scale, overall focus, and extent of adoption of the provider’s hosted private cloud services across enterprise segments and geographies
  • Overview of the provider’s hosted private cloud services business – overall portfolio of services and relative focus across service lines
  • Assessment of the provider’s hosted private cloud services delivery capability, domain investments, key solutions, and key partnerships
  • Strategic focus areas and market success for hosted private cloud service areas
  • Snapshot of the provider’s hosted private cloud services-related domain investments and recent developments

Everest Group has a complimentary four-page PEAK Matrix preview document for this service provider landscape report.


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