Beyond AWS: The cloud's next stage
MAY 6, 2016
Amazon.com's cloud platform, Amazon Web Services , generated $2.56 billion in revenue last quarter, putting it on pace to make $10 billion this year. AWS has been the clear public cloud leader for some time, and the latest financial data shows that leadership translates to real money as more enterprises adopt public cloud computing. Let's do the math: It's believed that 5 percent of IT workloads are on public clouds now, counting both infrastructure and applications.