Worldwide Semiannual Public Cloud Services Tracker Methodology, 2H18

Worldwide Semiannual Public Cloud Services Tracker Methodology, 2H18

  • April 2019 •
  • 18 pages •
  • Report ID: 5770134 •
  • Format: PDF
This IDC Market Perspective provides a detailed description of IDC's semiannual public cloud services tracker taxonomy and methodology. It defines what we include as public cloud services, the types of public cloud services revenue we count, how we attribute and report public cloud services revenue in the tracker, and other important aspects of our public cloud services data collection and forecast methodology."IDC's public cloud services tracker methodology is a reference document to help IDC's clients understand how to interpret the revenue estimates and market forecasts included in our public cloud services trackers," said Rasmus Andsbjerg, program director, Worldwide Software and Public Cloud Services Trackers. "Clients should familiarize themselves with the contents of this document to ensure they get the full benefit of the data contained in the public cloud services trackers."