Cloud-based computing services growing

An interesting survey from Gartner reveals that cloud-computing services, like BeMo,  represent 10% of spending on external IT services in 2010. And the number is still growing:

The cloud market is evolving rapidly, with 39 percent of survey respondents worldwide indicating they allocated IT budget to cloud computing as a key initiative for their organization,” said Bob Igou, research director at Gartner. “One-third of the spending on cloud computing is a continuation from the previous budget year, a further third is incremental spending that is new to the budget, and 14 percent is spending that was diverted from a different budget category in the previous year.

How are you spending your money on hosted or external IT services?

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