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Insights From Gartner's Infrastructure, Operations and Data Center Brazil Summit, 2016

Published: 19 May 2016

ID: G00307835

Analyst(s): Bob Gill , David Cappuccio , Henrique Cecci , Jay E. Pultz


One-on-one meetings and attendee polls at the Gartner Infrastructure, Operations and Data Center Summit in Brazil indicate cost optimization is a key priority, as well as organizations persevering in advancing IT despite an economic crisis. This research highlights six key take-aways.

Table Of Contents


  • No Surprise: Near-Term Cost Reduction Is Priority No. 1
  • Cloud Computing: Slow but Not Written Off
  • Colocation in Brazil: Much More Than Space and Power
  • Edge Computing and Micro Data Centers Find a Fertile Market in Brazil
  • Growing the Data Center Service Portfolio — Without Growing the Data Center
  • Integrate External Services to Create a Data Center as a Service

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