Trends in DC and Critical Infrastructure

Datacenters of all types are facing a wave of disruption. Owners and operators of mission-critical facilities, and the suppliers that serve them, are aligning their strategies to several converging trends. These include the application of cloud computing and analytics to facility management and resiliency; new approaches to automation, networking and industrialization, driven in part by next-generation edge computing; and, critically, a growing need to increase agility and efficiencies without compromising availability

In our “2018 Trends in Datacenters & Critical Infrastructure” report, we examine six trends impacting the datacenter technology market for the next twelve months. We rate each trend as having either a low, medium or high impact, provide recommendations for players in the market, and predict who the winners and losers will be in the changing datacenter landscape.

Download this complimentary report excerpt for a full analysis on the following two trends:

  • Datacenter management as a service will become mainstream
  • Non-hyperscale datacenters will seek to adopt open architectures