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What CIOs Need to Know About Software-Defined Infrastructure and Digital Business

Published: 10 July 2017

ID: G00325934

Analyst(s): Dave Russell, Donna Scott


CIOs need to cut through the marketing hype to identify which technologies can deliver on digital business. This research explains why and where SDI is required for digital business, and how to leverage a bimodal work style to implement it.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Modernize System Architectures to Increase Speed
  • Use Product Management to Ensure the Right Set of Mediated APIs for Delivery Teams
  • Invest in Platforms Enabled by SDI

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