WSJ Cloud Computing Market and AWS Data Points - Amazon Dominating Race to the Bottom - The Amazon Way

The Wall Street Journal’s article on April 16th titled Finding Stock Plays in the Cloud highlights several interesting data points for those of us following the cloud computing market:

  • Amazon has cut AWS prices by 34% since October
  • Google has reduced prices by 23% in March and 19% in December
  • Microsoft has lowered prices on Azure cloud services by 32% over past 4 months
  • Amazon projected AWS revenue of $3.9B, up 56% YOY
  • Google’s Compute Engine estimated at $100M
  • Azure estimate at a few hundred million
  • Rackspace expecting a 37% YOY drop in quarterly earnings

Where is IBM in this discussion?

Read the WSJ article here:  http://on.wsj.com/P6BICG

Social media & sharing icons powered by UltimatelySocial