Evaluation Based on Quantitative and Qualitative Characteristics “This IDC MarketScape focuses on infrastructure as a service (IaaS), including computing, storage, and content delivery services. The included cloud services extend to managed private, dedicated private cloud, virtual private cloud IaaS services, and public cloud.” After a close valuation of Atos’ offerings and capabilities, IDC has positioned the company in the Major Players category within this IDC MarketScape.
About the MarketScape
About IDC MarketScape: IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.
 IDC MarketScape EMEA Government IaaS Providers 2014 Vendor Analysis, December 2014