Market Highlights: Platform as a Service (PaaS) is a category of cloud computing services that provide a platform that customers can use to develop, run, and manage applications without the complexity of creating them and maintenance of the infrastructure normally associated with developing and launching an app. PaaS provides developers and businesses with an environment for building, hosting, and deploying applications, protecting developers from the complexity of the infrastructure (setting up, configuring, and managing items such as servers and databases). PaaS can improve the speed of developing an app and allow the user to focus on the application itself. With PaaS, the customer manages applications and data, while the provider (in public PaaS) or the IT department (in private PaaS) manages runtime, middleware, operating system, virtualization, server, storage, and network. PaaS offerings can hereby also include application development, application design, testing, and deployment capabilities, and services such as team collaboration, security, web services integration and marshaling, scalability, storage, persistence, database integration, status management, application instrumentation, application versioning, and facilitating the developer community. The market study is being classified by Type (Public, private and hybrid, Mobile PaaS, Open PaaS, PaaS for Rapid Development and System types), by Application (Software developers, Web developers, Businesses and Others) and major geographies with country level break-up that includes South America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America), Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), Europe (Germany, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Rest of Europe), MEA (Middle East, Africa), North America (United States, Canada, Mexico).
Key Players: The prominent players in the Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) are ActiveState (Canada), Anaplan (United States), Red Hat Software (United States), Oracle Corporation (United States), Apprenda (United States), Microsoft Corporation (United States), Hewlett Packard (United States), Google (United States), IBM Corporation (United States), SAP (Germany), AppScale (United States), AWS (United States), Cloud Foundry (United States), Cloudera (United States), Distelli (United States), Corvisa LLC (United States), Engine Yard (United States), Fujitsu (Japan), Heroku (United States), Jelastic (United States) and Mendix (United States).
Key Questions Answered in the Report What will the Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Market size and the growth rate be in Future? What are the key factors driving the Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Market? What are the key market trends and macro-economic impacting the growth of the Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Market? What are the challenges to market growth? Who are the key vendors in the Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Market? What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the vendors in the Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Market? Trending factors influencing the market shares of the Players. What are the key outcomes of the five forces analysis of the Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Market?
Research Methodology: The top-down and bottom-up approaches are used to estimate and validate the size of the Global Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) market. In order to reach an exhaustive list of functional and relevant players various industry classification standards are closely followed such as NAICS, ICB, SIC to penetrate deep in important geographies by players and a thorough validation test is conducted to reach most relevant players for survey in Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) market. In order to make priority list sorting is done based on revenue generated based on latest reporting with the help of paid databases such as Factiva, Bloomberg etc. Finally the questionnaire is set and specifically designed to address all the necessities for primary data collection after getting prior appointment by targeting key target audience that includes Providers of Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), End-Users, Potential Investors, Market Research Firms and Others. This helps us to gather the data for the players revenue, operating cycle and expense, profit along with product or service growth etc. Almost 70-80% of data is collected through primary medium and further validation is done through various secondary sources that includes Regulators, World Bank, Association, Company Website, SEC filings, OTC BB, Annual reports, press releases etc.