Firstly, the report provides a brief introduction of the market and deals with detailed research methodology for calculating market size and forecasts, secondary data sources used and the primary inputs which were taken for data validation. This section also outlines various segmentation which has been covered as part of the report.
Next, the section provides comprehensive market dynamics through an overview section along with growth drivers, challenges and opportunities which exist in the current market. This section of the report also provides supplier and industry outlook as a whole; key industry, global and regional regulations which are determining the market growth and a brief technological aspect of Cloud Storage solutions. Complete industry analysis has also been covered by Porter’s five forces model as a part of this report section.
Thirdly, Cloud Storage Market has been segmented on the basis of Solution, service, Deployment, Organization Size, Vertical, and Geography.
Cloud Storage Gateway
By Organization Size
Small and Medium Business
Communication and Technology
Media and Entertainment
Energy and Power
Middle East and Africa
Finally, competitive intelligence section deals with major players in the market, their market shares, growth strategies, products, financials, and recent investments among others. Key industry players are Box, Inc., Fujitsu, AT&T, Microsoft Corporation, and Google among others.
2. Research Methodology
3. Executive Summary
4. Market Dynamics
4.1. Market Overview and Segmentations
4.5. Supplier Outlook
4.6. Industry Outlook
4.7. Porter’s 5 Forces Analysis
4.8. Industry Value Chain Analysis
5. Cloud Storage Market Forecast by Solution (US$ billion)
5.1. Primary Storage
5.2. Backup Storage
5.3. Cloud Storage Gateway
6. Cloud Storage Market Forecast by Services (US$ billion)
7. Cloud Storage Market Forecast by Deployment (US$ billion)
7.1. Public Cloud
7.2. Private Cloud
7.3. Hybrid Cloud
8. Cloud Storage Market Forecast by Organization Size (US$ billion)
8.1. Small and Medium Business
8.2. Large Enterprises
9. Cloud Storage Market Forecast by Vertical (US$ billion)
9.3. Communication and Technology
9.4. Media and Entertainment
9.6. Energy and Power
10. Cloud Storage Market by Geography (US$ billion)
10.1.1. North America
10.1.2. South America
10.2. Europe Middle East and Africa
10.2.2. The Middle East and Africa
10.3. Asia Pacific
11. Competitive Intelligence
11.1. Investment Analysis
11.2. Recent Deals
11.3. Strategies of Key Players
12. Company Profiles
12.1. Amazon Web Services
12.4. Rackspace Hosting
12.5. Box, Inc.
12.8. Microsoft Corporation
The research study is based on the publisher's proprietary research model. The process involves sourcing of information from various industry experts, key professionals, decision-makers and various other stakeholders along with the validation of the responses received from the vast in-house database and premium paid databases. Publicly available sources were also taken into consideration for the final market estimates and forecast for the segments and sub-segments.
The first phase of the research process is the identification of key industry leaders, experts, decision-makers and C-level executives and then conducting interviews and surveys to gain vital insights about the market. Simultaneously, extensive secondary research is done, and key secondary data is collected as part of this process. This secondary data is collected from various databases, industry journals, whitepapers, company annual reports, research publications, and other paid data sources and relevant literature. Company profiles which include strategies, new product developments, recent investments, major products and services, financials and business plans are sourced from the annual reports, SEC filings, industry associations to preserve the quality of the information being displayed. The findings from both the primary and the secondary research process combined go under further processing for market breakdown and forecasting.
The last phase is providing intelligence in the form of presentation, charts, graphics and other different formats helping the clients in a faster and efficient understanding of the market. Under this phase complete market engineering is involved which includes analyzing the collected data from different sources and existing proprietary datasets while using various data triangulation methods for market breakdown and forecasting. The publisher has developed their market forecasting methodology that, in addition to the main market values, also takes into account other macroeconomic factors (global or local) that might have some bearing on the market under study. Taking all the necessary data, a robust forecast is developed using an algorithm that involves both static (multivariate) as well as dynamic (time-series) regression analysis. Special care is taken to make sure their algorithm passes the necessary statistical tests, and the mean prediction for future years obtained is reliable with a very high confidence level. Following data validation, the analysts begin to write the report presenting insights with the help of charts, graphs, and tables.