For the third consecutive year, Microsoft Corp. (the No. 2 public cloud provider by market share) finished ahead of Amazon (the No. 1 provider) and Rackspace US Inc. “Other,” however, placed fourth, proving that once you get past the Big Three in this category it’s tough to find a clear leader.
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.