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This IDC Presentation provides an overview of the key trends that are shaking enterprise infrastructure buying behavior. It provides context on current and future market trends in the European marketplace by defining and explaining their consequences on infrastructure vendors and service providers. Topics covered include infrastructure for multicloud among IT buyers, xSP service provider research highlights, hardware consumption models, containers and open source, data services for hybrid cloud, hybrid cloud and software-defined IT, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), cloud automation, original device manufacturer (ODM) hardware vendors landscape, machine learning, and edge to cloud. Slightly modified versions of this presentation were displayed during IDC webcasts in January 2018.