IDC MarketScape Recognizes Cogeco Data Services as a Major Player in Canadian Public IaaS Market
Today Cogeco Data Services announced that it has been recognized as a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape Canadian Public IaaS 2015 Vendor Assessment.
This announcement comes just a few weeks after Cogeco Data Services made available its enhanced Public Cloud Virtual Data Centre service and self-service customer portal. It is the second year in a row the ICT provider has been featured in this report. In 2014, Cogeco Data Services was recognized as a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape Private IaaS Vendor Assessment.
According to IDC, the Canadian market for IaaS will reach $609 million in 2015, of which Public IaaS is expected to be $194 million. The combined Canadian IaaS market is expected to grow to $1,216 million by 2018, with a CAGR of 42.5 per cent for Public IaaS and a CAGR of 20.5 per cent for Private IaaS between 2014 and 2018.