According to this document, the value of the combined IS outsourcing,
managed services, and hosted services market in South Africa is expected to
increase 10.9% year on year in 2014 to total $2.8 billion.
IDC highlights these forecasts , believing that this rapidly increasing
maturity of the IT market will continue to drive demand for such third-party
support, with datacenter services in general and hosting infrastructure
services in particular gaining considerable momentum over the coming years.
Others key figures show that, the value of the cloud services market in
South Africa is set to grow to $229.69 million in 2014, with a continued focus
on public cloud software as a service (SaaS) spending. IDC expects the market
to see an increase in spending on private cloud services in 2014 and beyond,
while hybrid solutions will likely become the preferred cloud option for many