Managed Services & Hosting

Covering the services, providers and trends of the global managed services and hosting market.


The Managed Services & Hosting Channel focuses on the global managed services and hosting market. It tracks IT managed services providers, web and applications hosting firms, and content delivery networks. This includes coverage of services, market sizing, M&A activity, and factors that affect the strategies for these competitors. The Managed Services & Hosting Channel is designed to provide ecosystem and trends analysis for technology vendors, market development insight for global and regional service providers, and competitive dynamics analysis for financial investors.


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Recent Reports in Managed Services & Hosting
Managed Services & Hosting
Market Insight

The three keys to service provider growth: automate, automate, automate

Automation promises MSPs greater efficiency and productivity, higher quality of service, scalability, increased compliance and greater profit margins. However, many MSPs have yet to recognize and embrace the full potential that automation can bring to their business.

Managed Services & Hosting
Market Insight

Oracle stays the course on IaaS

In its ambition to be the premium cloud of choice for enterprises, Oracle has invested in datacenters, services and features over the past year. Its big challenge lies in convincing the market of its credentials and its value, but it has made progress.

Managed Services & Hosting
Technology & Business Insight

OpenStack Pulse 2017

OpenStack has solidified its position as the leading open source option for building private and public cloud environments. While momentum continues, the platform can't shake the perception that it is still difficult to implement for mainstream IT organizations.