Analyst Reports

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Read what industry analysts are saying about Google Cloud. The reports listed here are written by third-party industry analysts that cover Google Cloud’s strategy, product portfolio, and differentiation. You can also learn more by reading whitepapers written by Google and the Google community.

Q4 2018

The Forrester Wave™: Cloud Data Warehouse, Q4 2018

Forrester Research positions Google as a Leader in Cloud Data Warehouses. The report evaluates 14 vendors against 25 criteria.

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Q3 2018

Gartner names Google a Leader in the 2018 Public Cloud Storage market

For this Magic Quadrant, Gartner evaluated the cloud providers with storage offerings in the cloud.

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Q2 2018

Gartner names Google a Leader in the 2018 Cloud Infrastructure as a Service market

6 vendors were evaluated based on both their vision and their ability to execute in the Cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service market.

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Q2 2018

The Forrester Wave™: Public Cloud Platform Native Security, Q2 2018

Forrester Research positions Google as a Leader in public cloud platform native security (PCPNS). The report evaluates seven vendors against 37 criteria of PCPNS.

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Q4 2017

The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise File Sync and Share Platforms, Cloud Solutions, Q4 2017

Forrester Research positions Google as a Leader in enterprise file sync and share (EFSS) cloud solutions. The report evaluates 11 vendors against 35 criteria of EFSS cloud solutions.

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Q3 2017

The Forrester Wave™: Insight Platforms-as-a-Service, Q3 2017

Forrester Research positions Google as a Leader in Insight platforms-as-a-service (PaaS). The report evaluates eight vendors against 36 criteria of Insight PaaS providers.

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July 2017

Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Content Collaboration Platforms (CCP)

Google has been selected as a Leader in the Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Content Collaboration Platforms (CCP). Companies were evaluated based both on their vision and their ability to execute.

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July 2015

Price Comparison: Google Cloud Platform vs. Amazon Web Services

Google Cloud Platform price advantages have been validated by ESG Labs.

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