Cloud Adoption Grew by 100% in Malaysia Over Past 12 months

May 25, 2016:

G-Asiapacific Sdn Bhd, Malaysia’s leading cloud advisory and brokerage specialist, today states that the adoption of Cloud as the computing model of choice for enterprise business applications, is fast on the rise with a record 100% growth since June 2015.
KK Goh, G-AP Director

Cloud adoption is observed across all general Malaysian industries, covering local businesses in the private and public sector – including SMEs, governmental bodies and large conglomerates.

According to G-AP director, KK Goh, the main driver for this rapid growth is due to the fact that the enterprise IT solution market in Malaysia is at a ‘tipping point’ whereby finally the decision makers are convinced that Cloud computing is the best way to move forward.

G-AP is the only certified Cloud solution provider in the country that provides all major Cloud brand - Google, Amazon Web Services (‘AWS’) and Microsoft. According to KK, the popularity of these three global Cloud brands vary at the different layers of the organisations’ IT structure.

“Currently, AWS and Microsoft are the strongest for Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Meanwhile for Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Google and Microsoft easily dominate current market now”

“G-AP is confident that being a Cloud Agnostic Service Provider is the best strategy, as evidence by the company’s 25x fold in annual revenue growth, since it was established 8 years ago in 2008.”

Moving forward, G-AP expects that the Cloud consultancy and specialist advisory services of the business to contribute an increasing portion of its yearly top-line. “Cloud consultancy includes managing and optimising cloud technology for clients while providing the required close support and consultancy - especially during the early stages of deployment for cost reduction. We expect this segment of the market to grow in the future,” ends KK.