How the cloud is disrupting the business landscape (infographic)

3 Oct 2013

Cloud computing isn’t going anywhere soon, with IT research and advisory company Gartner Inc forecasting that nearly half of large enterprises will have hybrid cloud deployments by the end of 2017. A new infographic, in the meantime, takes a closer look at just how the cloud is disrupting the business landscape.

From Cloud to Thunderstorm’ by ClickSoftware, begins by highlighting the growth of the public cloud services market, revealing that by the end of 2013 public cloud is expected to grow by US$131bn.

The infographic proceeds by illustrating how the cloud has changed the workforce and how we do business. Just look at the advent of BYOD (bring your own device), for example, where are employees are using their own mobile devices for work purposes.

The infographic wraps up by taking a quick look at IT jobs of the future.


Tina Costanza was a journalist and sub-editor at Silicon Republic