Microsoft Azure solidly leads IaaS/PaaS/SaaS market, says analyst firm

Some welcome and surprising context about the public cloud market landed this week, in which an analyst now puts Microsoft (with Azure) in a solid leadership position.

Investment bank and market analyst firm Jefferies launched what it plans as a quarterly report on public cloud services, this first report authored by Jefferies analyst John DiFucci.

As a MarketWatch story details, DiFucci based his rankings on annualized revenue from each of seven company's most recent quarterly report, compared with 2017 estimates from Gartner Inc. The seven companies include (in alphabetical order):


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