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Emerging Market Analysis: Brazil, Monetizing on Data Center Transformation

Published: 16 May 2013

ID: G00248219

Analyst(s): Kiyomi Yamada


Data center infrastructure is undergoing significant evolutionary change in Brazil. Energy-efficient, virtualized data centers are adopting cloud computing and driving opportunities for technology providers in Brazil, and the time to invest is now.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • Infrastructure Modernization Opportunity Awaits Data Center Providers
    • Relative Maturity of IT Operations and Processes in Brazil
  • Exploiting Nascent, but Growing, Data Center Transformation and Modernization Efforts
    • Data Center Virtualization — Limited to Server Virtualization
    • Cloud Adoption Slow, but Expect More SaaS and IaaS Demand by 2014
    • Emerging Data Center Infrastructure Adoption
    • Energy-Efficiency Demand Increasingly Critical in Data Center Operations

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