Ensure Cost Balances Out With Risk in High-Availability Data Centers

Archived Published: 11 February 2013 ID: G00238137


Purchase this Document

Price: $195.00 USD (PAGES: 4)

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above.


Ensuring the proper match between data center reliability levels and business requirements is critical to the overall success of a data center build project. This research outlines the cost of uptime and the price of downtime as competing forces in the decision-making process.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • The Cost of High Availability
    • Assess the Impact on Your Business
    • Factor in Both Risk and Cost When Planning for Data Centers
  • Recommended Reading
© 2013 Gartner, Inc. and/or its Affiliates. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction and distribution of this publication in any form without prior written permission is forbidden. The information contained herein has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartners research may discuss legal issues related to the information technology business, Gartner does not provide legal advice or services and its research should not be construed or used as such. Gartner shall have no liability for errors, omissions or inadequacies in the information contained herein or for interpretations thereof. The opinions expressed herein are subject to change without notice.

Why Gartner

Gartner delivers the technology-related insight you need to make the right decisions, every day.

Find out more

Call +1 855-515-4486 or contact us

to become a Gartner client.