Majority of UK Cloud Providers Do Not Offer Online Ordering And Onboarding

Only 33% of the top 200 UK cloud providers in our most recent cloudscape offer online ordering and onboarding. Worst offenders? Communications and online workspace providers. Best in class? Online accounting providers. Check out the graph below to find out how other categories perform. These results mirror those of the top 250 Dutch cloud providers […] Read more »

Majority of Dutch Cloud Providers Do Not Offer Online Ordering and Onboarding

So you thought all SaaS, PaaS and IaaS based offerings are available with the swipe of a credit card and a couple of mouse clicks? Well, think again. Only 39% of the top 250 Dutch cloud providers in our most recent cloudscape offer online ordering and onboarding. Worst offenders? Communications and online workspace providers. Best […] Read more »

Two out of Five UK SaaS Vendors Hosted Abroad

Of the 170 SaaS vendors we identified in our UK Cloudscape, about 50% operate their own infrastructure. The other half partners with a hosting provider. 40% of those have their production site hosted outside the UK (see Figure below). The most popular hosting partner for UK SaaS vendors are all non-UK companies. US providers Amazon […] Read more »

Een derde Nederlandse SaaS Aanbieders Op Buitenlandse Cloud

Onderzoeksbureau The METISfiles heeft een update gepubliceerd van het Nederlandse cloudlandschap. The Dutch Cloudscape (versie 1.3) omvat 236 bedrijven in de categorieën software-as-a-service (SaaS), platform-as-a-service (PaaS) en infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS). Van de onderzochte bedrijven biedt 76% SaaS diensten, 20% IaaS diensten en 4% PaaS diensten; 10% is in meer dan een categorie actief wat het totaal […] Read more »

The Public Cloudscape

Enterprise public cloud services can be segmented into infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS), platform-as-a-service (PaaS) and software-as-a-service (SaaS). In a wider context, IaaS, PaaS and SaaS are being supported by digital infrastructure layers and sold either direct or through cloud channels. The picture below provides a value chain view of what we call the Public Cloudscape: This Public […] Read more »