Gartner Research

IT Market Clock for Bimodal Infrastructure, 2016

Published: 29 September 2016

ID: G00299253

Analyst(s): Philip Dawson, Andrew Butler

Summary

I&O leaders must improve their infrastructure strategy to support current and future bimodal applications. Building upon virtualization and operating environments, we provide guidance to build roadmaps, negotiate prices and manage the complexities of their I&O portfolios for bimodal infrastructure.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • What You Need to Know
  • The IT Market Clock
    • Useful Market Life
    • Commoditization
    • Market Life and Commoditization Measures
    • IT Market Clock Changes for 2016
  • IT Market Clock Recommendation Summary
  • Market Background
  • Supplier Landscape
  • Asset Class Profiles
    • Advantage
    • Choice
    • Cost
    • Replacement

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