Gartner Research

A Hyperconvergence Live Chat Focus Group Reveals the Hype, Hope and Hesitations

Published: 23 October 2015

ID: G00292719

Analyst(s): George J. Weiss


This focus group of Gartner Research Circle members revealed the stage of hyperconverged integrated system adoption among their I&O peers, with potentially great benefits in the right situations, but also with possible drawbacks.

Table Of Contents


  • Live Chat Methodology and Panelist Profile
  • Hyperconvergence Investment: Diverged Opinions and Confused Definition
  • The Favorable View of Hyperconvergence (the Pros)
  • The Unfavorable View of Hyperconvergence (the Cons)
  • The Panel's Advice and Gartner's Conclusions
  • Participant Reaction to Live Chat as a Forum Is Important to Continuing This Research
  • Appendix

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