Gartner identified the other Niche Players as: CSC, Dimension Data, Fujitsu, Interoute, Joyent, NTT Communications, Verizon and Virtustream.
It recommends CSC for cloud-enabled data center transformation that want a VMware-based service or a private cloud.
Gartner suggests Dimension Data for ebusiness hosting, cloud-native applications and general business applications for customers that have very diverse geographic needs or who need a private cloud.
Fujitsu is recommended for general business applications for customers who need managed services in conjunction with cloud IaaS, of for development environments for customers who only need basic cloud IaaS.
Gartner recommends Joyent for cloud-native or microservice architecture applications deployed into OS containers, cloud-native applications and e-commerce sites where visibility into application performance is crucial or batch computing on large data sets.