back to article Cloud wars: Big Four providers increase dominance, Alibaba grows fastest – Gartner

According to a Gartner report, the top five IaaS (Infrastructure as a service) cloud providers have increased their share of the global market to nearly 77 per cent, up from under 73 per cent in 2017. Number three in the market after Amazon and Microsoft, and the fastest growing, is Alibaba, with a 7.7 per cent share in 2018 …

  1. IGotOut Silver badge


    I just can't think of a single reason why Asia is shifting to a host not based in the USA.


  2. GodBlessIBM

    Market share

    So, two players and the rest just dabble. IBM at 1.9% even with all of the re-coding of "cloud revenues"!

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: Market share

      IBM at 1.8% for Cloud IAAS - they're probably doing pretty well in SAAS ML with Watson

      1. EnviableOne Silver badge

        Re: Market share

        Watson is still a solution looking for a problem, they've tried it in every industry, and havent found one where it sticks yet ....

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