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User Survey Analysis: Evolving Data Center Strategies Shape Market Opportunity

Published: 15 February 2013

ID: G00247433

Analyst(s): April Adams

Summary

Large enterprises that have a strategic plan for their data center tend to be more aggressive in their adoption of some technologies and alternative infrastructure approaches, adopting them sooner and deploying more. Technology providers can benefit from segmenting customers along these lines.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • The 2012 Findings — Who Has a Strategic Plan, and Who Doesn't?
  • What Do These Strategies Include?
  • What Large Enterprises Are Looking for From Their Data Center Vendors
  • But What About Those Enterprises Without a Strategic Plan Today?
  • A Brief Look at How Organizations of Other Sizes Approach Change in the Data Center
  • Methodology

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