So Gartner slices and dices its data a number of ways, but I find it invaluable to track enterprise and CIO sentiment. They’re polling 100s of CIOs at a time and they truly have a pulse on budgets. And what the latest, in these somewhat turbulent times? The latest is good news. They predict public Cloud spending to rise 20% next year to $500 Billion. And that’s the key driver of overall Cloud spend.