IT Key Metrics Data 2015: Key Infrastructure Measures: Storage Analysis: Multiyear

Archived Published: 15 December 2014 ID: G00266058

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This research contains high-level storage cost efficiency and support staff productivity ratios for organizations managing operations internally. Information provided was collected between 2010 to 2014 from a global audience.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Overview
      • IT Key Metrics Data Research Background
      • IT Key Metrics Data Key Infrastructure Measures Overview
      • Using This Research
      • Gartner IT Key Metrics Data Series
      • IT Key Metrics Data Source
    • Storage Analysis Framework
      • Non-personnel Costs
      • Personnel Costs/FTEs
    • Storage Cost as a Percent of Total IT Cost
    • Annual Storage Cost per Raw Terabyte (TB)
    • Storage Cost Distribution
    • Storage Utilization Rate
    • Storage FTEs as a Percent of Total IT FTEs
    • Salaries and Benefits Cost per Storage FTE
    • Storage FTE Distribution: Insourced Versus Contractor
    • Raw TB per Storage FTE
    • Conclusions
    • Appendix: Exploring Gartner's Prescriptive Benchmark Analytics Capabilities
      • Gartner Benchmark Analytics Select Case Studies
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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