Gartner Research

Infrastructure Modernization Primer for 2017

Published: 11 January 2017

ID: G00323134

Analyst(s): Bob Gill , Philip Dawson , Arun Chandrasekaran


Gartner's 2017 research shows I&O leaders and infrastructure professionals how to modernize, support, optimize and continuously improve predominantly Mode 1 data center projects that encapsulate compute storage and network infrastructure.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • What are the best approaches to modernizing an organization's infrastructure and data center capacity?
    • What are the biggest challenges that I&O executives face in continuing to support and enhance Mode 1 applications and operations?
    • Which vendors will remain or become my strategic infrastructure partners over the next five years?
    • What opportunities exist and what areas should I prioritize for cost reduction and optimization in my Mode 1 operations?

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  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading
  • Tools and Toolkits

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