The manufacturing, financial services, retail/tech/media and healthcare industries trend toward greater investments and future plans as well, but less emphatically than telecom in most scenarios.
Cloud initiatives still mystify some, but as the stats in this video illustrate, IT leaders are taking steps to bring cloud to the forefront.
One thing stands out clearly — cloud initiatives figure heavily in most organizations' overall budgets in some form or another.
of respondents across all industries reported moderate-to-heavy investing in private cloud
of respondents across all industries reported moderate-to-heavy investing in hybrid cloud
The story continues when it comes to the question of cloud as a priority over the next 12 months.
I.T. organizations who say cloud technology is a high or critical priority over the next 12 months
71% financial services
78% financial services