Hosting Infrastructure Services: The Cloud of Certainty

‘Pay-as-you-go Pricing’ Emerging as a Key Strategy of Hosting Infrastructure Service Providers

  • 2019-07-10
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Hosting Infrastructure Services: Computing the Future of Cloud Infrastructure

With companies finding new ways to process and organize data, cloud is becoming one of their integral business components. The ubiquity of cloud has grown in tandem with the rapid adoption of hosting infrastructure services. Enterprises typically prefer outsourcing of hosting infrastructure services to streamline their transformation into a cloud-first, resilient, and ready-for-change organization. Technological advancement has brought more focus on services and solutions that enable enterprises to minimize their operating costs while improving business functionalities. However, concerns do remain about the security of these services, especially for industry verticals which are migrating their data and systems to multiple cloud platforms.

Global Hosting Infrastructure Services Market – Key Research Findings

hosting infrastructure services market snapshot
  1. Global hosting infrastructure services market value in 2019 – ~US$ 13 Bn. 
  2. The hosting infrastructure services market is estimated to generate a CAGR of ~8% over 2019-2029. 
  3. North America, Europe, and East Asia hosting infrastructure services markets are projected to remain prominent regional markets for hosting infrastructure services. 
  4. The ever-rising procurement of automation-enabling solutions, such as software, connected IoT devices, and continuous launches of new ICT solutions & services drives the hosting infrastructure services market at a global level. 
  5. The increasing number of Internet users is generating heavy demand for efficient hosting infrastructure services in the global marketplace. 
  6. The hosting infrastructure services market in South Asia is estimated to hold the highest growth potential among all the regional markets.
    • The hosting infrastructure services market in South Asian nations, such as India and Malaysia, is recording significant Internet penetration, along with heavy demand for smartphones and other smart mobile devices. The increasing per capita income and GDP, together with the high demand for efficient hosting infrastructure services, is estimated to drive the growth of the South Asian hosting infrastructure services market during the forecast period. 

Top Factors Shaping the Hosting Infrastructure Services Market

  1. Strengthening distribution channel and enhancing market presence

    To gain a competitive advantage in the hosting infrastructure services marketplace, companies are relying on stronger sales and distribution channels, such as the retailers of hosting infrastructure services and multi-brand distributors. This improves the availability of their products in the global hosting infrastructure services market, boosting the market revenues. 

  2. Increasing penetration of smartphones and other smart mobile devices

    There has been noteworthy growth in the global sales of smartphones and other smart mobile devices since the past few years, which has bolstered the the demand for hosting infrastructure services. Moreover, the spectacularly rising adoption of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) policy by organizations is being touted as an important factor pushing the demand for hosting infrastructure services. 

  3. Demand from SMBs set to outpace that from large enterprises

    Although 50% of the demand for hosting infrastructure services is raised by large enterprises, currently, it is highly possible that the demand from small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) will outpace that from large companies in the next couple of years. A dramatic rise in the number of SMBs and start-ups, increasing shift towards cloud hosting infrastructure, and the growing preference for outsourcing, are collectively offering a strong impetus to the hosting infrastructure services market. 

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Hosting Infrastructure Services Market Structure Analysis

  1. Some of the top market competitors in the global hosting infrastructure services market include HPE Development LP; AT&T, Inc.; Level 3 Communications; CenturyLink, Inc.; Microsoft Corporation; Colt Technology Services Group Limited; NetApp, Inc.; Equinix Inc.; CoreSite Realty Corporation; and NTT Communications Corporation, among other vendors hosting infrastructure services and solutions. 
  2. While most of the key players are focused on maintaining a strong market presence in the North American, European, and South Asian hosting infrastructure services markets, the report underscores that technology assessment will be an important developmental strategy for companies. 
  3. Technology assessment and strategic product launches will be important developmental strategies for hosting infrastructure services and solution providers. Most key competitors are striving to maintain their strong market presence in the European, South Asia, and North American hosting infrastructure services markets.

Big Gains in Small and Medium-sized Enterprises

Small and mid-sized enterprises have lagged larger enterprises in terms of financing, production capabilities, and exploiting new technologies. However, in recent times, several government initiatives to improve productivity and technology base of SMEs have been revolutionizing the existing scenario. As a sizeable number of SMEs are already embracing a shift from on-premise to cloud-based business model for enhanced global reach, cost benefit, agility, and scalability, it is highly likely that opportunities will continue to spring up for cloud hosting infrastructure service providers. Recognizing an increasing adoption of cloud-based services, market stakeholders are targeting lucrative opportunities in these enterprises. Focus has also been placed towards offering customized services and solutions for specific platforms.

Tracking End Users’ Evolving Requirements as Market Matures

The future of hosting infrastructure services landscape is convergence – convergence with increasingly growing hybrid IT environments; convergence with IaaS, and convergence with the overall objectives of end users. As flexibility and optimization remain the key unmet need of businesses, vendors are focusing their efforts on offering services which are less rigid and more personalized in nature. While the U.S. and EU5 offer greater opportunities due to the sheer scale of digital transformation, market consolidation in Asia Pacific will remain the key to gaining a distinct competitive edge.

* This data is only a representation. Actual data may vary and will be available in report.

Tracking End Users’ Evolving Requirements as Market Matures
Tracking End Users’ Evolving Requirements as Market Matures
Tracking End Users’ Evolving Requirements as Market Matures
Tracking End Users’ Evolving Requirements as Market Matures
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The Broader Perspective

The future of hosting infrastructure services landscape is convergence – convergence with increasingly growing hybrid IT environments; convergence with IaaS, and convergence with the overall objectives of end users. As flexibility and optimization remain the key unmet need of businesses, vendors are focusing their efforts on offering services which are less rigid and more personalized in nature. While the U.S. and EU5 offer greater opportunities due to the sheer scale of digital transformation, market consolidation in Asia Pacific will remain the key to gaining a distinct competitive edge.

Public cloud deployment preferred

Adoption of hybrid cloud growing

Managed hosting gaining momentum

Virtual private server-based penetration growing

BFSI takes the lead

Adoption in IT and Telecommunication growing rapidly

SaaS accounts for 50% of total demand

Demand for PaaS gathering pace

How Growth will Unfold

Considering the rapidly evolving nature of services being offered, market players are directing their investment towards R&D activities and new-age skills to stay relevant and ahead of the pack. Acquiring startups and local players are also likely to give the added advantage of gaining new customers. As adoption of cloud has been growing at a spectacular rate, it has been strongly complementing the advancements in cloud security. A heap of opportunities is likely to be generated by cloud service providers, in terms of their cost effectiveness. The growth of market will be prominently assisted by the increasing number of SMEs, and a majority of opportunities will remain concentrated within developing regions.

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* This data is only a representation. Actual data may vary and will be available in report.

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Overview

A recent market study published by FMI “Hosting Infrastructure Services: The Cloud of Certainty” offers a comprehensive assessment of the most important market dynamics. After conducting thorough research on the historic as well as current growth parameters of the hosting infrastructure services market, the growth prospects of the market are obtained with maximum precision.

Hosting Infrastructure Service Market Taxonomy

The global hosting infrastructure services market is segmented in detail to cover every aspect of the market and present a complete market intelligence approach to the reader.

By Deployment

  • Optical Hosting Infrastructure Services Deployments
  • Non-optical Hosting Infrastructure Services Deployments

By Service

  • Hardware
  • Software
  • Services

By Enterprise Size

  • SMEs
  • Large Enterprises

By Vertical

  • Healthcare and Life Science
  • Energy and Utilities
  • Retail and Consumer Goods
  • IT and Telecommunication
  • BFSI
  • Government and Public Sector
  • Manufacturing
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Others

By Cloud service type

  • IaaS
  • PaaS
  • SaaS

By Region

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • South Asia
  • East Asia
  • Oceania
  • Middle East and Africa

What's Included

The report commences with the executive summary of the hosting infrastructure services market, which includes a summary of the key findings and key statistics of the market. It also includes the market value (US$ million) estimates of the leading segments of the hosting infrastructure services market.

Readers can find the detailed taxonomy and the definition of the hosting infrastructure services market in this chapter, which will help them understand the basic information about the hosting infrastructure services market. This section also highlights the key inclusions and exclusions, which help the reader understand the scope of the hosting infrastructure services market report.

The report provides the key trends that are expected to substantially impact the growth of the market during the forecast period. Detailed industry trends are provided in this section, along with key market developments or product innovations, key competition mapping, and veterinary health market outlook, which is likely to have a significant impact on the hosting infrastructure services market.

This section includes the key inclusions of the report. It includes the product adoption & usage analysis, product timeline, regulatory assessment, reimbursement scenario, pipeline assessment & opportunity analysis, and manufacture strategies for market expansion.

This section explains the global market value analysis and forecast for the hosting infrastructure services market between the forecast period of 2013-2028. This chapter includes the detailed analysis of the historical hosting infrastructure services market, along with an opportunity analysis of the future. Readers can also find the absolute opportunity for the current year (2018 – 2019), and an incremental opportunity for the forecast period (2018 – 2028).

This chapter explains the key macro-economic factors that are expected to influence the growth of the hosting infrastructure services market during the forecast period. Along with macroeconomic factors, this section also highlights the opportunity analysis for the hosting infrastructure services market. This chapter also highlights the key dynamics of the hosting infrastructure services market, which include the drivers, restraints, and trends. Moreover, it will enable readers to understand the key trends followed by the leading manufacturers in the hosting infrastructure services market.

With regards to the deployment, the global hosting infrastructure services market has been segregated into hybrid cloud, public cloud, and private cloud. In this chapter, readers can find information about the key trends and developments in the hosting infrastructure services market and market attractiveness analysis based on the deployment segment.

A detailed analysis about the types of hosting infrastructure services in the hosting infrastructure services market has been explained in this chapter. On the basis of service, the global hosting infrastructure services market has been segmented into managed hosting, colocation services, hybrid hosting, shared hosting, website hosting, virtual dedicated servers, and virtual private servers. In this chapter, readers can find information about the market attractive analysis based on service.

This chapter provides details about the hosting infrastructure services market on the basis of enterprise size. With respect to the enterprise size, the global hosting infrastructure services market has been segregated into Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) and large enterprises. In this chapter, readers can understand the market attractiveness analysis based on the enterprise size.

This chapter provides details about the hosting infrastructure services market on the basis of vertical. By vertical, the global hosting infrastructure services market has been segmented into healthcare & life science, energy & utilities, retail & consumer goods, IT & telecommunication, BFSI, government & public sector, manufacturing, and media & entertainment, among other verticals. In this chapter, readers can understand the market attractiveness analysis based on vertical.

A detailed analysis about the cloud service type of hosting infrastructure services in the hosting infrastructure services market has been explained in this chapter. On the basis of cloud service type, the global hosting infrastructure services market has been segregated into IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS. In this chapter, readers can find information about the market attractive analysis based on the cloud service type.

This chapter explains how the hosting infrastructure services market will grow across various geographic regions, such as North America, Latin America, Europe, East Asia, South Asia, Oceania, and the Middle East & Africa (MEA).

This chapter includes a detailed analysis of the growth of the North America hosting infrastructure services market, along with a country-wise assessment that includes the U.S. and Canada. Readers can also find the regional trends, regulations, and market growth based on the service, applications, and countries in North America.

Readers can find detailed information about several factors, such as the pricing analysis and the regional trends, which are impacting the growth of the Latin America hosting infrastructure services market. This chapter also includes the growth prospects of the hosting infrastructure services market in the leading LATAM countries such as Brazil, Mexico, and the Rest of Latin America.

Important growth prospects of the hosting infrastructure services market based on its applications in several countries, such as Germany, the UK, France, Spain, Italy, Russia, Poland, and the Rest of Europe, are included in this chapter.

India, Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia are among the leading countries in the South Asia region, which are among the prime subjects of assessment to obtain the growth prospects of the South Asia hosting infrastructure services market in this chapter. Readers can find detailed information about the growth parameters of the South Asia hosting infrastructure services market during the period 2018-2028.

This chapter highlights the growth of the hosting infrastructure services market in the East Asia by focusing on China, Japan, and South Korea. This section also helps readers understand the key factors that are responsible for the growth of the hosting infrastructure services market in East Asia.

In this chapter, Australia and New Zealand are among the leading countries in the Oceania region, which are the prime subjects of assessment to obtain the growth prospects of the Oceania hosting infrastructure services market.

This chapter provides information about how the hosting infrastructure services market will grow in the major countries in the MEA region, such as GCC Countries, South Africa, Northern Africa, and the rest of MEA, during the forecast period 2018 - 2028.

In this chapter, readers can find detailed information about the tier analysis and market concentration of the key players in the hosting infrastructure services market, along with their market presence analysis by region and product portfolio.

In this chapter, readers can find a comprehensive list of all the leading stakeholders in the hosting infrastructure services market, along with detailed information about each company, which includes the company overview, revenue shares, strategic overview, and recent company developments. Some of the market players featured in the report Internap Network Services Corporation; Zayo Group Holdings Inc.; AT&T Inc.; CenturyLink, Inc.; Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP; Level 3 Communications; Colt Technology Services Group Limited; Microsoft Corporation; CoreSite Realty Corporation; NetApp, Inc.; Google Inc.; Rackspace Inc.; NTT Communications Corporation; and Equinix Inc., among other hosting infrastructure services and solution providers.

This chapter includes a list of acronyms and assumptions that provide a base to the information and statistics included in the hosting infrastructure services market report.

This chapter helps readers understand the research methodology followed to obtain the various conclusions as well as important qualitative and quantitative information about the hosting infrastructure services market.

How the research was conducted?

Primary Research

  • C - Level Executives
  • Marketing Directors
  • Sales Heads
  • Production Managers
  • Distributors Heads
  • Sales Executives
  • Product Manufacturers
  • Distributors
  • Traders 
  • Industry Experts
  • End Users
  • Current Market Dynamics and Challenges
  • Market Characteristics
  • Market Performance and Growth Quadrants
  • Competition Structure and Market Structure
  • Strategic Growth Initiatives
  • Near term and long term market growth prospects
  • Market Segment Splits and Authenticity
  • Opinions on market projections and validity of assumptions

Secondary Research

  • Industry Publications
    • IET Journals
    • Industrial Product Review
    • Industrial Automation Magazine
  • Industry Associations
    • Automation Industry Association
    • ISA (International Society of Automation)
  • Company Press Releases
  • Annual Reports and Investor Presentations
  • Research Papers
  • Government Websites and Publications
  • Trade Websites

Primary Interview Splits

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