Gartner Research

Predicts 2018: Storage

Published: 22 February 2018

ID: G00346523

Analyst(s): Scot MacLellan , Dave Russell, Valdis Filks , Bob Johnson , Roger W. Cox , Julia Palmer , JP Corriveau , John Monroe , Samuel Wang


The accepted wisdom that accelerating data growth drives uncontrollable storage costs is no longer true. Storage array price and size reductions, data reduction technology, integrated systems, and cloud services create a buyers' market for infrastructure and operations leaders.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • Strategic Planning Assumptions
    • Key Findings
    • Market Implications
    • Recommendations
  • A Look Back

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