A new market sizing report from analyst firm 451 Research pegs the OpenStack market as being on track to generate $600 million in revenue in 2013, with more than $1 billion in revenue forecast by 2015.
Service providers are a key group that can benefit from OpenStack. According to the 451 Research report, service providers will account for $486 million of total OpenStack market revenue in 2013. And that number will grow to $680 million in 2014, according to 451 Research forecasts. In 2013, OpenStack co-founder Rackspace represents approximately 70 percent of the total OpenStack 2013 market share.