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com/article/2013/09/13-cloud-computing-stats-cios 4/7 . Maine. especially by local gov ernm ents. Here are a few im portant num bers that CIOs should pay close attention to: $180 billion (Source) Share this stat: Tw eet Est imat ed global cloud services market by t he end of 2015 $131 billion (Source) Share this stat: Tw eet Est imat ed global cloud services market by t he end of 2013 50 million Share this stat: Tw eet Number of phy sical servers in t he world (Source) 84% 80% CIOs who cut applicat ion cost s by moving t o t he cloud (Source) Tw eet Share this stat: CIOs who get at least some of t heir infrast ruct ure delivered t hrough a privat e cloud (Source) Share this stat: Tw eet 73% IT st aff who say employ ees’ personal use of t he cloud has influenced ent erprise adopt ion of cloud comput ing (Source) Share this stat: Tw eet 60% Share this stat: Server workloads t hat will be virt ualized in 2013 (Source) Tw eet http://www. v irtualized serv ers and cut the county ’s operating budget by 4 0 percent. The benefits and side effects of the cloud are obv ious. It’s im portant that the data be exam ined. because it indicates an ov erwhelm ing acceptance of cloud serv ices. There are also a num ber of case studies em erging that point to a more efficient. A m ov e to Google’s cloud-based em ail sav ed the library sy stem $2 1 . In Som erset County . The Southeastern Libraries Cooperating/Southeast Library Sy stem prov ides IT support for 88 libraries in 1 1 Minnesota counties. thanks to reduced power and cooling costs.statetechmagazine. driv en heav ily by em ploy ees’ personal use of the technology . less expensive future for local governments .3/21/2014 13 Cloud Computing Stats for CIOs | StateTech Magazine gov ernm ents alike.000 alm ost im m ediately .

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