Share of worldwide spending on public cloud IaaS/PaaS by workload 2018

Structured data management was the largest single segment in the global IaaS and PaaS cloud market in 2018 with around 13.96 billion U.S. dollars in spending. Application development and testing, structured data analytics, unstructured analytics, and security were other workloads with significant spendings. The total public cloud IaaS/PaaS market spending exceeded 62 billion U.S. dollars in 2018.

IaaS and PaaS public cloud spend by workload worldwide in 2018

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