ABI Research Conducts Cloud Computing Study

September 7, 2009 by · Comments Off on ABI Research Conducts Cloud Computing Study 

Web Hosting ToolsNEW YORK – ABI Research forecasts that the number of mobile cloud computing subscribers worldwide will grow rapidly over the next five years, rising from 42.8 million subscribers in 2008, (approximately 1.1% of all mobile subscribers) to just over 998 million in 2014 (nearly 19%). Mobile cloud applications move the computing power and data storage away from mobile phones and into the cloud, bringing apps and mobile computing to not just smartphone users but a much broader range of mobile subscribers.

ABI Research recently released a major study of mobile Cloud computing which the company believes is the first published report to examine this disruptive technology model in depth.

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