Cloud Computing Introduction
The advantages of the solution to businesses
Industry Round Up
Market size and expected growth
Overview of the top players
The positioning of these players/solution
High level architecture
Cloud Computing - Introduction
Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology
The cloud service is a composition of two or more clouds
(private, community, or public) that remain unique
entities but are bound together by standardized or
proprietary technology that enables data and
The Advantages of the Solution to
Reduce spending on technology infrastructure
Reduce software license and maintenance costs by using subscription
Get enterprise-grade performance and security in the datacenter and in
Meet changing business needs with greater flexibility
Increased agility and time-to-market through on-demand capacity
Transform IT from CapEx to OpEx
Industry Round Up
Market Size and Expected Growth
The report by Gartner says that from 2013 through 2017, $4.2 billion will
be spent on cloud services in India, out of which $1.6 billion will go to
The cloud service market in India is set to grow 36% with Software as a
service (SaaS) as the largest segment of the cloud services market in
The market size of public cloud service in the country is expected to
touch $443 million in 2013 from $ 326 million in 2012.
Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), including cloud compute, storage and
print services, continues to be the fastest-growing segment of the
market in India, growing 22.7 percent in 2012 to $43.1 million, and it is
expected to grow 39.6 percent in 2013 to $60.2 million.
Top 10 Cloud Platforms of 2013
Amazon Web Services
IBM Cloud Services
The Major Hybrid Cloud Service Players
Hybrid cloud solution is still a relatively new cloud model, there are numerous
companies now offering hybrid cloud services. Below are the five most wellknown hybrid cloud providers.
The Positioning of these Players/Solution
NetSuite is the industry's first and only Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) business software that
supports your entire company—from accounting/enterprise resource planning (ERP) to
customer relationship management (CRM), professional services automation (PSA) and
eCommerce—in a single, integrated and powerful business management software solution.
It is built around a single customer record
Using a two-tier ERP strategy, Netsuite is thriving in the new hybrid cloud environment.
The company offers a wide range of hybrid cloud solutions, from completely customized to
out-of-the-box and ready to go.
It offer economical hybrid cloud services for high-traffic blogs and e-commerce sites, hybrid
clouds capable of VPN bursting and dedicated load balancing, and enterprise level hybrids.
The company’s vCloud hybrid service provides a highly secure and reliable cloud
environment that is fully compatible with your existing data environment.
VMware offers a dedicated or virtual private hybrid cloud service, each of which is capable
of meeting the needs of every size business.
Fujitsu Hybrid Cloud Services has created a remarkably flexible foundation for the hybrid
cloud model. Using FHCS, businesses are able to spread one workload across multiple cloud
elements or switch multiple workloads between private cloud solutions, IaaS Private Hosted
clouds, and the IaaS Trusted Public S5 cloud.
Fujitsu has also partnered with Microsoft to leverage the Microsoft Azure cloud platform with
their own cloud platforms.
Cetrom provides the traditional benefits of the full cloud model and the peace of mind in
knowing that a company’s data is on a local server that is replicated in real time.
In the event of internet outage, Cetrom’s hybrid model can guarantee perpetual access to
a company’s business data and valuable applications.
Cetrom’s hybrid model offers maximum uptime and performance in a completely
customizable cloud solution.
Why should firms adopt this
A hybrid cloud allows a company to:
Use the assets of their infrastructure in which they invested considerable amount
of money in parallel with public cloud services
Benefit from the scalability and cost-effectiveness of the public cloud
environment without exposing mission-critical applications and data to thirdparty vulnerabilities.
Flexible business operations