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Consumer Cloud Services

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Consumer Cloud Services
Published: April 1, 2018 Content info: 186 Pages
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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Consumer Cloud Services in US$ Million. The Global market is analyzed by the following Segments: Cloud Gaming, Cloud Music, Cloud Videos, and Cloud Storage. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 44 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Amazon.com, Inc.
Apple, Inc.
Carbonite, Inc.
Deezer
Dropbox, Inc.
GameFly, Inc.

Table of Contents
Product Code: MCP-7654

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

  • Consumer Cloud Computing: The Next Big Thing in Cloud Computing
  • Rise of the On-Demand Economy to Accelerate the Popularity of On-Demand Streaming Services Supported by the Cloud
    • Table 1: Rising Venture Capital Investments in the On-Demand Economy Bodes Well for the Commercial Rise of Consumer Cloud Streaming Services: Global Breakdown of Venture Capital Funding for On-Demand Business Start-Ups (in US$ Million) for the Years 2010 & 2016E (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Consumer Cloud Entertainment Comprising Cloud Music, Gaming and Video: The Largest Segment of the Consumer Cloud Services Market
    • Table 2: Digitalization of the US$1.9 Trillion Media & Entertainment Industry Expands the Playing Field for Cloud Based Entertainment Technologies & Solutions: Global Media & Entertainment Industry (In US$ Billion) and % Digitalization Rates for the Years 2015, 2017 and 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 3: Rising Average Time Spent on Digital Media Consumption Spurs Opportunities for Cloud Entertainment & Storage Services: Global Breakdown of Average Time Spent on Media Consumption (In Minutes Per Day) for the Years 2010, 2014 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Cloud Music Streaming: An Emerging Area of Opportunity for Consumer Cloud Services
    • Table 4: In Sync With the Growing On-Demand Economy, Streaming Music Subscribers are Forecast to Witness Robust Growth: Global Number of Paid Cloud Music Streaming Subscribers (In Million) for the Years 2017, 2020 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Breaking the Chains of Fixed Devices, Cloud Gaming Emerges into a Lucrative Business Opportunity for Cloud Service Providers
    • Table 5: Market Optimally Poised to Benefit From the Continuously Growing Gaming Community & All-Round Innovations that Make Cloud Gaming Feel Like Local Console Gaming: World Games Market (in US$ Billion) & Gamer Community (in Million) for the Years 2015, 2017 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • The Dominance of PC Gamers Bodes Well for the Growth of Cloud Gaming
    • Table 6: With the Cloud Doing the Heavy Lifting of Game Processing, The Dominance of Gamers on the Humble PCs Bodes Well for the Future Growth of Cloud Gaming: Percentage Breakdown Global Gamers Community by Device Platform for the Year 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • New Millennials Emerge as the Lucrative Customer Cluster for Cloud Entertainment Services
    • Table 7: As the Streaming First Generation, New Millennials Emerge as a Lucrative Customer Cluster for Consumer Cloud Entertainment Services: Global Population of People in the 18 to 34 Age Group (in Billion) for the Years 2017 and 2030 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Cloud Video to Witness Blistering Growth to Emerge as the Single Largest Segment by 2024
  • Cloud Video Service Providers Battle Hard for Premium Content Rights & Original Productions
    • Table 8: Cloud Video Streaming Emerges as the Future of Entertainment: Number of Streaming Video on Demand (SVOD) Subscribers (in Million) in Select Countries for the Years 2017 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Consumer Cloud Storage to Play a Pivotal Role in Handling the Onslaught of Data Generated by Consumer IoT (CIoT)
    • Table 9: Evolving Concept of Smart Connected Homes to Benefit Demand for Consumer Cloud Storage Services: Number of Smart Homes (In 000s) in Select Countries for the Years 2017 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 10: Consumer IoT Devices Account for the Largest Share of IoT Connected Devices Worldwide: Global Breakdown of the Installed Base of IoT Connected Devices (In Billion Units) by Sector for the Years 2017 & 2025 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • A Peek Into Broad Technology Factors Providing the Foundation for the Growth of Consumer Cloud Services
  • High-Speed Internet Penetration & Bandwidth Expansion
  • Growing Investments in 4G/LTE & 5G to Strengthen the Robustness of Consumer Cloud Services
    • Table 12: Robust Current Growth in 4G & Expected Growth in 5G Brightens the Long-Term Outlook for Consumer Cloud Services: Mobile 4G & 5G Subscriptions/Subscribers (In Million) for the Years 2017, 2018, 2020 and 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Favorable Smartphone Usage Patterns for Entertainment Supports Growth of Cloud Music, Gaming & Video Streaming Services
    • Table 13: Smartphone Gaming Audience Measurement: Average Time Spent By Smartphone Users on Mobile Games (In Minutes Per Day) by Category of Gamers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 14: Growing Use of Smartphones for Music Listening to Benefit Paid Streaming Services: Use of Smartphones for Music Listening Presented as a % of Total Music Listeners in Select Countries Worldwide for the Year 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 15: Gaming Apps as the Largest Revenue Generator in the Mobile App Market Reinforces Gaming as a Favorite Smartphone Leisure Activity: %Breakdown of Gaming App Revenues in the Mobile App Market for the Years 2017 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 16: Smartphone Penetration Rates Combined with Growing Number of Mobile Internet Subscriptions Reveals Strong Addressable Market Opportunity for Consumer Cloud Services: Global Mobile Internet Subscriptions (In Million) & Smart Phone Penetration Rate (%) in Developed and Developing Countries for the Year 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Spiraling Global Sales of Smartphones Amplifies Data Storage Needs
    • Table 17: With Over 16% Growth in Smartphone Shipments by 2020, the Expected Spike in Smartphone Generated Content Throws the Spotlight On Consumer Cloud Storage Services: Global Sales of Smartphones (In 000 Units) by Geographic Region for the Years 2017 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 18: Mountains of Big Data Generated by Social Media Fuels the Need for Cost Effective Services for Seamless Online Data Sharing & Storage: Breakdown of Data Generated by Various Social Media Platforms Per Minute
  • Developing Countries Emerge as Hotspots for Future Growth
    • Table 19: High Cloud Readiness Index (CRI) Score in Asian Countries Spells Lucrative Business Opportunities for Consumer Cloud Services: Breakdown of CRI Indices by Country for the Year 2016 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Market Outlook

2. SERVICE OVERVIEW

3. SERVICE INTRODUCTIONS

  • NVIDIA Launches New GeForce NOW(tm) Service
  • Google Introduces Google Play Music Unlimited Service in India
  • Pandora Rolls Out Pandora Premium
  • SoundCloud Unveils Mid-Priced Subscription Plan
  • SoundCloud Unveils SoundCloud Go Subscription Service in Germany
  • Amazon Launches Amazon Music Unlimited
  • SoundCloud Rolls Out SoundCloud Go in Australia and New Zealand
  • SoundCloud Introduces SoundCloud Go in the UK and Ireland
  • Guvera Unveils Guvera 3.0
  • SoundCloud Launches SoundCloud Go and SoundCloud Go+ in the Netherlands
  • Guvera Introduces Music Streaming Services on Apple TV

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

  • Sirius XM Holdings to Pump Investments into Pandora
  • Napster Teams Up with Rakuten
  • Spotify Acquires French AI Start-Up Niland
  • Spotify Takes Over Mediachain Labs
  • Spotify Inks Multi-Year License Agreement with Merlin
  • Spotify Enters into Multi-Year License Agreement with Universal Music Group
  • SoundCloud Chooses Rubicon Project for Automating its Streaming Audio Inventory
  • Sprint Acquires Stake in Tidal
  • Guvera Shutters Down its Operations
  • Avex Group Partners with NetEase Cloud Music
  • Manchester United Enters into Partnership with Deezer
  • China Music Corporation and QQ Music Merge their Digital Music Businesses
  • Guvera Ties-Up with Music 247 and Amara Muzik
  • 7digital Snaps Up Snowite
  • Guvera Partners with Mumbai Indians for IPL 2016
  • Guvera Enters into a Brand Partnership with TranServ
  • Rhapsody Rebrands as Napster
  • Synchronoss Partners with Napster to Develop Cloud-based Music Sharing Solution
  • Spotify Takes Over Preact
  • Microsoft Takes Over Groove
  • Deezer Secures New Funding
  • SoundCloud Secures Debt Funding
  • Kakao to Acquire LOEN Entertainment
  • Utomik Inks Agreement with Plug In Digital
  • Square Enix Closes Down Cloud Gaming Business
  • Twitch Takes Over Curse
  • Gaming Innovation Group Inks Agreement with BetIt Betit

5. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

  • Amazon.com, Inc. (USA)
  • Apple, Inc. (USA)
  • Carbonite, Inc. (USA)
  • Deezer (France)
  • Dropbox, Inc. (USA)
  • GameFly, Inc. (USA)
  • Google Inc. (USA)
  • Hatch Entertainment Ltd. (Finland)
  • Hulu, LLC (USA)
  • Microsoft Corporation (USA)
  • Napster (USA)
  • Netflix, Inc. (USA)
  • Box, Inc. (USA)
  • SugarSync, Inc. (USA)
  • Nextcloud
  • Pandora Media, Inc. (USA)
  • Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC (USA)
  • SoundCloud Limited (Germany)
  • SpiderOak (USA)
  • Spotify Ltd. (UK)
  • Tidal (USA)
  • Utomik, Inc. (Netherlands)
  • Valve Corporation (USA)
  • YouTube, LLC (USA)
  • YouTube Red
  • Vudu (USA)

6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

    • Table 20: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 21: World 8-Year Perspective for Consumer Cloud Services by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for the Years 2017 and 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 22: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services by Segment - Cloud Gaming, Cloud Music, Cloud Videos, and Cloud Storage Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 23: World 8-Year Perspective for Consumer Cloud Services by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Cloud Gaming, Cloud Music, Cloud Videos, and Cloud Storage Markets for the Years 2017 and 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Service Launches
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Select Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 24: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 25: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 26: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 27: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 28: European 8-Year Perspective for Consumer Cloud Services by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for the Years 2017 and 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4a. FRANCE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Deezer - A Key French Market Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 29: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4b. GERMANY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Service Launch
    • Corporate Development
    • SoundCloud Limited - A Key German Market Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 30: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4c. ITALY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 31: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Service Launch
    • Corporate Development
    • Spotify Ltd. - A Key UK Market Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 32: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4e. SPAIN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 33: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4f. RUSSIA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 34: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4g. REST OF EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Service Launch
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Select Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 35: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 36: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services by Geographic Region - China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 37: Asia-Pacific 8-Year Perspective for Consumer Cloud Services by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for the Years 2017 and 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5a. CHINA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 38: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5b. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Service Launches
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 39: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. LATIN AMERICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 40: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 41: Latin American 8-Year Perspective for Consumer Cloud Services by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets for the Years 2017 and 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6a. BRAZIL

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 42: Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6b. REST OF LATIN AMERICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 43: Rest of Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. REST OF WORLD

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 44: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Cloud Services Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
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