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Global Cloud Automation Industry

  • March 2015
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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Cloud Automation in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 49 companies including many key and niche players such as -

CA Technologies, Inc.
Cisco Systems, Inc.
CloudVelox Inc.
Dell, Inc.
EMC Corporation

Table Of Contents

Global Cloud Automation Industry


I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY and PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1 Disclaimers.............. I-2 Data Interpretation and Reporting Level I-2 Quantitative Techniques and Analytics I-3 Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW.............. II-1 A Prelude.............. II-1 Key Benefits of Cloud Automation Driving its Adoption in the Marketplace.............. II-1 Simplified Cloud Maintenance..............II-1 Easy and Instant Configuration Automation II-2 Enables SLA Aware Cloud Service Provisioning II-2 Instant and Autonomous Provisioning of Virtual Resources II-3 Enables Predictive Provisioning of Resources II-3 Superior Ability to Manage Cloud Budgets Through Showback or Chargeback.............. II-4 Cloud Automation: The Key to Realize Network Operations Center Capability.............. II-4 Simplification and Optimization of Business Processes II-5 Ensure Backward Compatibility for Supporting Legacy IT Infrastructure.............. II-5 The 2007-2009 Recession: The Turning Point for Opportunistic Cloud Adoption.............. II-5 Increased Cloud IT Spending: A Key Fallout of the Debt Crisis in Europe.............. II-6

2. KEY MARKET TRENDS and DRIVERS..............II-8 Era of On-Demand Services Lays the Platform for the Growth of Cloud Automation.............. II-8 Spiraling Growth of Cloud Services Drives Demand for Automation of Public Clouds..............II-8 Opportunity Indicators..............II-10 Table 1: World Market for Public Cloud Computing Services (2015 and 2020): Breakdown of Revenue in US$ Million by Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10

Table 2: World Market for Public Cloud Computing Services (2015): Breakdown of Revenue (In US$ Million) by Type of Cloud Computing Service (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-11 Multi-Tenant Cloud Computing Architectures Drives Market Opportunity for Cloud Automation II-12 Cloud Metering and Billing Needs Fuels Demand for Automation of Service Provider Clouds..............II-12 Growing Popularity of Public Cloud Service Portals with Self- Service Features to Benefit Demand II-13 On-Demand Services Inside the Private Cloud Expands the Business Case for Cloud Automation II-13 Rise of the BYOD Phenomenon Drives the Need for Automation of IAM in the Cloud.............. II-14 Growing Deployment of Hybrid Clouds Fuels Demand for Enterprise Grade Cloud Automation II-15 Growing Cloud Load Balancing Needs Fuel Demand for Automation Solutions.............. II-16 Focus on Developing Self-Diagnosis and Self-Healing Cloud Systems Spurs Demand for Automation II-16 Need for Automated Disaster Recovery Drives Adoption of Automation Solutions..............II-17 Cloud Automation: Central to Multi-Zone Management of Clouds II-17 The Need to Optimally Utilize Cloud Resources Drives Adoption II-18 Cloud Services Brokerage Market Boom Drives Demand for Automation II-18 Cross Cloud Automation: The Next Generation of Cloud Management II-19 Growing Focus on Lifecycle Management of Cloud Services: A Key Growth Driver.............. II-19 IT Staff Resistance: A Key Challenge to Reckon With II-19 Robust Growth of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Drives Market Opportunities for Cloud Automation II-20 Cloud Automation: Essential in Effective Delivery of PaaS Services.............. II-20 Unified Automation and Orchestration Solutions Grow in Popularity II-21 Market Outlook.............. II-21 Key Statistical Findings:..............II-22 Table 3: Global Cloud Infrastructure Automation and Management Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues by End-Use Industry (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-22

Table 4: Global Datacenter Automation Software Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues by Operating Environment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-22

Table 5: Leading Players in the Datacenter Automation Software Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-23

3. TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW..............II-24 Cloud Automation: A Definition II-24 Pre-Requisites of Cloud Automation II-24 Configuration Template Library..............II-24 Ability to Create Advanced Configurations II-25 Capability to Enable Self-Provisioning II-25 Automated User-Management..............II-25 Governance and Reporting..............II-25 Advantages of Cloud Automation II-26 Workflow Simplicity and Efficiency II-26 Cost Rationalization..............II-26 Energy Efficiency..............II-26 Limitations.............. II-26 Limited Incident Management Capabilities II-26 Economic Feasibility..............II-26 Use-Cases.............. II-26 Development and Testing in Agile Environment II-26 Software Training and Demonstrations II-27

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY..............II-28 Ericsson Acquires Controlling Stake in Apcera II-28 Parallels Partners with Telecom Italia Digital Solutions to Expand Cloud Service Portfolio..............II-28 VADS Berhad Partners with Parallels to Expand Cloud Service Portfolio in Malaysian Market II-28 Starhub Enters into partnership with Parallels to Expand Cloud Services Portfolio for SMB Enterprises II-28 Ingram Micro to Implement Parallels Automation as a Part of its Core Service Delivery Platform II-28 Dell Closes Entratius Acquisition II-29 CSC Concludes ServiceMesh Acquisition II-29 Avnet Reaches Agreement for Acquiring Seamless Technologies II-29 Acuntia Selects CA Technologies' CA Automation Suite for Cloud II-29 ServiceNow Enters into Partnership with Hitachi Solutions II-29 EMC Acquires iWave Software..............II-29 Informatica Deploys NetSuite OpenAir II-29 CA Technologies Inks Teaming Agreement with Citrix to Improve Citrix Cloud and Desktop Virtualization Services II-30 VMware Inks Agreement to Take Over DynamicOps II-30 Red Hat to Take Over ManageIQ..............II-30 ScaleXtreme Partners with theCloud II-30 T26 Technology Deploys CA Automation Suite for Clouds II-30 Insight and MXSweep Enters into Collaboration II-30

5. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS II-31 MobileIron Introduces MobileIron Cloud in Japanese Market II-31 Yooz® Introduces AP Workflow Automation Solution in North American Market.............. II-31 VMware Upgrades Cloud management Solution Portfolio with New Capabilities.............. II-31 Skytap Introduces New Cloud Based Automation Pack II-31 Cloud Cruiser Unveils Cloud Solutions 2.1 Enterprise Edition II-31 Lighthouse Security Group Unveils Lighthouse Gateway™ Cloud- based Identity and Access Management Platform II-32 Virtela Extends Automation and Predictive Analytics Platforms to Virtualized Infrastructure Management Services II-32

6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS..............II-33 CA Technologies, Inc. (USA)..............II-33 Cisco Systems, Inc (USA)..............II-33 CloudVelox Inc. (USA)..............II-33 Dell, Inc. (USA).............. II-34 EMC Corporation (USA)..............II-34 Flexiant Limited (UK)..............II-35 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. (USA) II-35 International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) (USA) II-35 Microsoft Corporation (USA)..............II-36 Parallels® (USA).............. II-37 Skytap, Inc. (USA)..............II-37 Skydera Inc (USA).............. II-37 VMware, Inc. (USA)..............II-38

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE..............II-39 Table 6: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-39

Table 7: World Historic Review for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region/ Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)..............II-40

Table 8: World 12-Year Perspective for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region/ Country - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2009, 2015 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-41

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES.............. III-1 A.Market Analysis.............. III-1 Outlook.............. III-1 Strategic Corporate Developments III-1 Product Launches..............III-3 Select Players.............. III-4 B.Market Analytics..............III-10 Table 9: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)..............III-10

Table 10: US Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-11

2. CANADA.............. III-12 A.Market Analysis.............. III-12 Outlook.............. III-12 B.Market Analytics..............III-12 Table 11: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

Table 12: Canadian Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-13

3. JAPAN.............. III-14 A.Market Analysis.............. III-14 Outlook.............. III-14 Product Launch.............. III-14 Strategic Corporate Development III-14 B.Market Analytics..............III-15 Table 13: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15

Table 14: Japanese Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-16

4. EUROPE.............. III-17 A.Market Analysis.............. III-17 Outlook.............. III-17 B.Market Analytics..............III-18 Table 15: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-18

Table 16: European Historic Review for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 17: European 12-Year Perspective for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2009, 2015 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)..............III-20

4a. FRANCE.............. III-21 A.Market Analysis.............. III-21 Outlook.............. III-21 B.Market Analytics..............III-21 Table 18: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 19: French Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-22

4b. GERMANY.............. III-23 A.Market Analysis.............. III-23 Outlook.............. III-23 B.Market Analytics..............III-23 Table 20: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 21: German Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-24

4c. ITALY.............. III-25 A.Market Analysis.............. III-25 Outlook.............. III-25 Strategic Corporate Development III-25 B.Market Analytics..............III-26 Table 22: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 23: Italian Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-27

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM..............III-28 A.Market Analysis.............. III-28 Outlook.............. III-28 A Key Player.............. III-28 B.Market Analytics..............III-29 Table 24: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)..............III-29

Table 25: UK Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-30

4e. SPAIN.............. III-31 A.Market Analysis.............. III-31 Outlook.............. III-31 Strategic Corporate Development III-31 B.Market Analytics..............III-32 Table 26: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 27: Spanish Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-33

4f. RUSSIA.............. III-34 A.Market Analysis.............. III-34 Outlook.............. III-34 B.Market Analytics..............III-34 Table 28: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 29: Russian Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-35

4g. REST OF EUROPE.............. III-36 A.Market Analysis.............. III-36 Outlook.............. III-36 Strategic Corporate Development III-36 B.Market Analytics..............III-37 Table 30: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

Table 31: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)..............III-38

5. ASIA-PACIFIC.............. III-39 A.Market Analysis.............. III-39 Outlook.............. III-39 B.Market Analytics..............III-40 Table 32: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region - Australia, China, India, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 33: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region - Australia, China, India, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 34: Asia-Pacific 12-Year Perspective for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Australia, China, India, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2009, 2015 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

5a. AUSTRALIA.............. III-43 A.Market Analysis.............. III-43 Outlook.............. III-43 B.Market Analytics..............III-43 Table 35: Australian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-43

Table 36: Australian Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-44

5b. CHINA.............. III-45 A.Market Analysis.............. III-45 Outlook.............. III-45 B.Market Analytics..............III-45 Table 37: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

Table 38: Chinese Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-46

5c. INDIA.............. III-47 A.Market Analysis.............. III-47 Outlook.............. III-47 B.Market Analytics..............III-47 Table 39: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 40: Indian Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-48

5d. SOUTH KOREA.............. III-49 A.Market Analysis.............. III-49 Outlook.............. III-49 B.Market Analytics..............III-49 Table 41: South Korean Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

Table 42: South Korean Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-50

5e. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC..............III-51 A.Market Analysis.............. III-51 Outlook.............. III-51 Strategic Corporate Developments III-51 B.Market Analytics..............III-52 Table 43: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52

Table 44: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)..............III-53

6. LATIN AMERICA.............. III-54 A.Market Analysis.............. III-54 Outlook.............. III-54 B.Market Analytics..............III-54 Table 45: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 46: Latin American Historic Review for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)..............III-55

Table 47: Latin American 12-Year Perspective for Cloud Automation by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets for Years 2009, 2015 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-56

6a. BRAZIL.............. III-57 A.Market Analysis.............. III-57 Outlook.............. III-57 B.Market Analytics..............III-57 Table 48: Brazilian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 49: Brazilian Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-58

6b. REST OF LATIN AMERICA..............III-59 A.Market Analysis.............. III-59 Outlook.............. III-59 B.Market Analytics..............III-59 Table 50: Rest of Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

Table 51: Rest of Latin America Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)..............III-60

7. REST OF WORLD.............. III-61 A.Market Analysis.............. III-61 Outlook.............. III-61 B.Market Analytics..............III-61 Table 52: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

Table 53: Rest of World Historic Review for Cloud Automation Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).............. III-62

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 49 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 49)

The United States (39) Canada (1) Japan (1) Europe (6) - France (1) - Germany (1) - The United Kingdom (1) - Spain (1) - Rest of Europe (2) Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (2)

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