Cloud-services are fundamentally changing the IT-Landscape. This trend is fueled by increasing (mobile) bandwidth and more powerful handheld devices.
The dynamics in cloud-business is driven on three layers
A key ingredient of the increased importance of cloud-applications lies on the connection-side: with growing bandwidth for mobile and fixedline customers and decreasing latency it becomes more viable to transfer data between the device and the cloud.
Currently, one of the key trends is, that data-storage is increasingly being shifted from the device to the cloud.
Examples of this trend are