TECH SUPPLIER Mar 2019 - Conference Proceeding: Tech Supplier - Doc # DR2019_BS3_AP
File Services in the Cloud: Buzz or Reality?
These event proceedings were presented at the IDC Directions conferences in Santa Clara and Boston in March 2019.
Enterprises are exploiting the use of public cloud for file services in their digital transformation (DX) journey. Today, file services in the cloud is a nascent market, but it bears the promise of enticing enterprises to use public cloud services increasingly for various file-based workloads. IDC expects capacity deployed by public cloud that provides for file services will reach 43EB by 2022. Amita Potnis provides insights on file-based workload migration to the cloud and the key players and partnerships and surrounding ecosystem that includes data management and security services.