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Ten Innovations That Will Transform Hyperconvergence

Published: 15 January 2018

ID: G00349551

Analyst(s): George J. Weiss


To unify the core, edge, cloud and IoT, future hyperconverged infrastructure must be built on collective intelligence. I&O leaders looking to optimize data center functions must architect and implement more autonomous systems that communicate together to achieve defined, goal-based outcomes.

Table Of Contents


  • Innovation No. 1: The Evolution Beyond AI Toward Collective Intelligence
  • Innovation No. 2: Autonomic Goal-Based Outcomes
  • Innovation No. 3: Self-Organizing Systems of Intelligence
  • Innovation No. 4: Digital Disaggregation and Integration
  • Innovation No. 5: Diagonal Siloless Scalability
  • Innovation No. 6: Distributed IoT-Based HCI
  • Innovation No. 7: Hybrid Cloud Intelligence
  • Innovation No. 8: Consumption-Based Usage Models
  • Innovation No. 9: Human-Machine Orchestration
  • Innovation No. 10: Composable Resource Management

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