The worldwide public cloud computing market is expected to reach nearly $70 billion this year, according to research firm International Data Corp. (IDC). The top five verticals—discrete manufacturing, banking, professional services, process manufacturing and retail—will account for about 45% of total spending in the market.

The study identifies industry drivers and barriers of using cloud technology and presents insights about how companies can leverage cloud computing to create new value.

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