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Key Metrics for Data Center Service Providers in Asia/Pacific

Published: 18 May 2016

ID: G00299043

Analyst(s): Arup Roy , Fred Ng, DD Mishra


Increased requirements in the DC environment are forcing DC outsourcing providers to adopt an array of approaches, including bimodal. DC outsourcing provider leaders need to intensify their focus on operational metrics that matter to their own business and that of their clients.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Assessment Model for DCO Services
  • Key Metrics
    • DCO Revenue per Server Equivalent
    • Server Equivalents Supported per Head
    • Server Equivalents Supported per Client
    • Server Virtualization Rate


  • DCO Margin Erosion
    • Bimodal Strategy in a Digitalized DC Environment

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