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Application Retirement Drives Structured Data Archiving

Published: 23 April 2014

ID: G00263373

Analyst(s): Alan Dayley , Garth Landers


Application retirement is a major challenge IT leaders cite as they respond to demands to move to the cloud, consolidate data centers and improve agility. Structured data archiving offerings from a multitude of vendors address the management of aging data, application consolidation and retirement.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • What Is Structured Data Archiving?
  • Application Retirement Is a Leading Use Case
  • New Vendors Emerge
  • Structured Data Archiving Includes SAP

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