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SDx: Build and Market Software-Defined Data Center Offerings Primer for 2016

Published: 28 January 2016

ID: G00292928

Analyst(s): Naresh Singh , Joe Skorupa , Roger W. Cox , Fabrizio Biscotti , Michael Warrilow


By investing in the development of SDDC technologies, data center and infrastructure software providers can gain competitive advantage and improve customer retention.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • What are the key disruptive SDx technologies?
    • How should data center and infrastructure software providers act to gain competitive advantage and drive customer retention?
    • How is the competitive landscape shaping up in relation to the new trends of an SDDC?

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