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Rethinking Storage in the Era of Bimodal IT

Published: 10 November 2015

ID: G00291013

Analyst(s): Arun Chandrasekaran , Stanley Zaffos


I&O leaders are faced with the dichotomy of ensuring high levels of availability and performance while simultaneously meeting demands for an agile, scalable, data-aware and cost-effective infrastructure. We outline best practices for aligning storage with the needs of a digital business.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Renovate the Core by Re-examining Existing Investments and Procurement Strategies
  • Innovate at the Edge by Aligning Technology Priorities With Business Motivations
  • Create an Innovative Culture and Consider Its Effect on People

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