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How to Determine the Best Consumption Model for Converged or Hyperconverged Systems

Published: 06 November 2015

ID: G00292709

Analyst(s): George J. Weiss


Gartner has identified five key selection determinants for CI/HCIS solutions. These tools and best practices will guide IT leaders and planners standing at the crossroads between converged and hyperconverged choices.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Categorize HCIS Goals and Benefits Using Five Key Determinants
  • List the Needed Benefits From Each of the Five Key Determinants
  • Graphically Map the Scoring Among the Categories
  • Determine the Suitability of HCIS Versus Traditional and Converged Integrated Systems
  • Knowing Purpose and Needs Will Give True Strength

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