Gartner Research

Survey Analysis: Software-Defined Data Center and Hyperconverged Adoption

Published: 04 October 2016

ID: G00314068

Analyst(s): John Morency, Scot MacLellan


SDDC survey results show that perceived SDDC maturity lags that of other technologies. Product leaders must decide whether all-inclusive and vendor-proprietary SDDC products or products that support individual software-defined technologies are a more effective short-term competitive strategy.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Findings
    • Production Deployment Plans
    • Perceived Implementation Maturity
    • Business Application Distribution by the End of 2018
  • Summary
  • Methodology

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