Gartner Research

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

Published: 11 February 2013

ID: G00238137

Analyst(s): David Cappuccio


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
  • Key Challenges



  • The Cost of High Availability
  • Assess the Impact on Your Business
  • Factor in Both Risk and Cost When Planning for Data Centers

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