Growth of File Storage Services in the Public Cloud
Recent years have seen a surge of demand and offerings delivering shared file storage in the public cloud environment. The growth of file services reflects new needs of applications moving to public cloud and the growth of partner-delivered native file storage services. A leading example of this new partner-enabled file storage service is NetApp Cloud Volumes Service for Google Cloud, developed by NetApp and Google Cloud, available in the Google Cloud console.
Download this paper to gain IDC’s perspective on the growth of file storage service options available in public cloud and why it bodes well for public cloud customers looking to prioritize performance and on-premises consistency over scale.