The global government cloud market is expected to witness a significant growth over the forecast period owing to the reduction in organizational cost, meeting compliance requirement and improving business productivity. In addition, the greater storage and computing capabilities, standardization of IT and agility improvements are the factors boosting the government cloud market.
One of the major factors driving the growth of this market is big data, systems handling and large datasets. Due to big data issue, the task becomes more complicated. Hence, the cloud dealers have to normalize the systems, to facilitate the easy delivery of information to any agency or system in any format. This process enables the government organizations to share the information efficiently among internal and external stakeholders. Thus, improving the liability in the public sector.
The implementation of government cloud will help the government agencies to achieve their mission demands, develop core competencies, improve automation and adopt sustainability practices. The Federal Risk and Authorization Program (FedRAMP) has been made to support the cloud computing plan of government. The program enables the implementation of cloud computing services among federal organizations. It also provides cloud service providers with the authorization of program which could be used by all agencies. This program helps in reducing money and time of the federal agencies.
The numerous trends in the government cloud market create the enhanced opportunities for the citizens and other small departments. The trends include increasing data center consolidation, and optimizing government services with big data. For government organizations and various other public bodies, data transparency is an important factor. With the continuous increase in agreements and regulatory standard requirements, cloud system has to display even more high levels of integrity.
The market is segmented on the basis of the agency into local and state cloud, federal cloud, and military and defense cloud. All of these agencies are widely using cloud services as it helps in gathering and handling the big data. On the basis of delivery, the market is classified into infrastructure as a service (IaaS), software as a service (SaaS), and platform as a service (PaaS). PaaS provides a platform which allows customers to develop and manage web applications without any complexity in maintaining the infrastructure associated with the launching of an app. Government and other public sectors are expected to purchase to a greater extent the infrastructure and software services from the cloud computing market. IaaS is expected to be the most popular service followed by SaaS.
The market is categorized on the basis of deployment models into private, public, community and hybrid cloud. The hybrid cloud model is considered to be an attractive option for balancing security and scalability. The providers of cloud computing are making efforts to integrate firm network resources into the private and public cloud.On the basis of the application area, the market is segmented into business operations, storage and server, disaster recovery, collaboration, compliance and security, health and safety, cloud gaming, analytics, mobility, and content management. The content management and collaborative tools are allowing service providers to offer outstanding cloud experience to the agencies. Government agencies are working in collaboration with research institutes and industries to identify greater benefits of cloud computing.
North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East and Africa are the major regions identified in this industry. North America is estimated to hold the largest market share owing to the increasing IT enterprises and IT budgets. The large firms, in order to reduce the cost of IT infrastructure, uses cloud application and provides the employees the easy accessibility of data. In addition, the rising government initiative programs in the U.S anticipates the demand for the use of cloud services in government sectors.
Asia Pacific is expected to witness the fastest growth over the coming six years owing to the rising disposable income levels, and increasing demand for cloud computing technology. The key players in this industry are Cisco, Amer, Solutions, Capgemini, Dell, Google, IBM, DMG Federal, Accelion, Carpathia Hosting, Daston Corporation, Microsoft, Rackspace, Vmware, Oracle, Layered Technologies, Clear Government Solutions and Amazon Web Services.
This report studies the global Government Cloud market, analyzes and researches the Government Cloud development status and forecast in United States, EU, Japan, China, India and Southeast Asia. This report focuses on the top players in global market, like
Amazon Web Services.
• Clear Government Solutions
Market segment by Regions/Countries, this report covers
• United States
• Southeast Asia
Market segment by Type, Government Cloud can be split into
Market segment by Application, Government Cloud can be split into
• Server and Storage
• Business Operations
• Disaster Recovery/Data Backup
• Content Management
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