Cloud computing technologies have come a long way since 2009, when the U.S. government first pioneered the idea of widespread cloud computing solutions with the Cloud First Policy.
Since then, businesses and companies around the world have realized the benefits of investing in cloud hosting services. By the end of this year, businesses throughout the U.S. will have spent an astonishing $13 billion on these technologies.
And currently, about 32% of Americans say they think cloud solutions are a thing of the future — but this might be a misleading statistic, considering how much experts expect cloud computing technology to grow through the end of the decade.
In fact, it is estimated that the market for cloud computing will reach $79.1 billion by about 2018!
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