Welcome to the Cloud Wars Minute — your daily news and commentary show, hosted by Cloud Wars Founder Bob Evans. Each episode provides insights and perspectives around the “reimagination machine” that is the Cloud.
In this Cloud Wars Minute, Bob makes a bold prediction for the calendar 2022 cloud revenue of Microsoft and outlines seven reasons the company has seen massive success over the past three years.
00:01 — Microsoft has championed the Cloud Wars Top 10 for three years running and is set for a $100 billion-plus revenue figure in the 2022 calendar year.
00:58 — Bob names Microsoft’s projection as the most impressive number in the entire enterprise cloud growth market.
02:08 — Bob attributes Microsoft’s massive success to seven factors:
- CEO Satya Nadella’s leadership
- Breadth of Microsoft’s product portfolio
- Hearing the voice of its customers
- Security business
- Early move to cloud infrastructure apps and platforms
- Massive multi-year transformation deals
- Partnerships with other cloud providers
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