Gartner Research

Composable Infrastructures Will Affect Hyperconvergence's Next Generation

Published: 13 May 2016

ID: G00305699

Analyst(s): George J. Weiss

Summary

The market impact of composable infrastructures will be as attributes of hyperconvergence and integrated systems — they will not form a new category of integrated systems. This technology is still at an early stage; however, it warrants the attention of infrastructure and operations leaders.

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  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Composable infrastructures will provide I&O leaders with simple, flexible resource utilization and faster application deployment via software-driven automation and templates
  • Composable infrastructures can significantly affect I&O leaders delivering next-generation applications, when rapid development and delivery mandate fast, continuous integration
  • I&O leaders are required to validate composable infrastructures to declare their production-readiness as innovative for a broad spectrum of next-generation, integrated systems and applications

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