No changes here: The three medals in this category go to the same three companies in the same order for the second straight year: Microsoft Corp., Amazon Web Services Inc., and Rackspace US Inc. But how about this? “Other” finishes slightly ahead of eight additional vendors on our ballot, indicating just how fragmented this market is at present.
Microsoft Corp. is a provider of software, services, and solutions that enable SMBs to grow by leveraging powerful, affordable technologies such as cloud computing.
With data center locations in the U.S., Europe, Brazil, Singapore, and Japan, Amazon Web Services LLC (AWS) provides an infrastructure platform in the cloud.