At the same time, Apple's i OS lost some ground, and other mobile operating systems have all but disappeared.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) dominates the worldwide public Iaa S market, is in tight competition in the Paa S market.
But it's an also-ran when it comes to the managed private cloud category, according to a report from Synergy Research Group.
IDC has issued its IT Future Scape forecast for 2017, which includes 10 predictions for IT.
Here's how cloud, mobile, social media, big data, AI, virtual reality, and other innovations are changing the world.
In an announcement that could have far-ranging implications for websites of all sizes, Google said that it would place even more emphasis on mobile search, especially in the ways the company's algorithm ranks sites.IT transitions will accelerate in 2017 as CIOs look to deliver business outcomes, develop technologies that serve customers, and embrace new technologies such as AI and AR, according to Forrester Research.