Five Reasons Why You Need a Different Data Center Strategy for the Digital World

Archived Published: 26 March 2015 ID: G00274743


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The dual impact of the Nexus of Forces and the Internet of Things is creating a new digital world, with a significant impact on data centers. CIOs and I&O leaders must develop an appropriate data center strategy to meet these changes, or risk compromising business agility and competitive strength.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Reasons Why You Need a Modern Data Center Strategy for the Digital World
      • Make the Data Center Behave More Like a Factory and a Laboratory
      • Manage the Pressure on the Data Center to Become Agile and Innovative
      • Manage Different Types of Risk
      • Make the Data Center Part of a Broader Hybrid Topology
      • Embrace New Technologies in a Different Way
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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