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Storage Team

Amita Potnis

Research Manager

Natalya Yezhkova

Research Director, Storage Systems

Phil Goodwin

Research Director, Storage Systems and Software

Eric Burgener

Research Vice President, Storage

Eric Sheppard

Research Vice President, Server and Storage Infrastructure

Laura DuBois

Group Vice President, Cloud IaaS, Computing, Storage and Infrastructure Software

Ashish Nadkarni

Program Vice President, Computing Platforms, Worldwide Infrastructure

Ritu Jyoti

Research Director, Storage

New Research

IDC Market Glance: Copy Data Management, 2Q18

Apr 2018 - Market Presentation - Doc # US43745318

by: Phil Goodwin

This IDC Market Glance defines copy data as any copy of a primary (production) file or database used for secondary purposes. We estimate that copy data will cost IT organizations $55.63 billion in 2020. This is an annual cost to IT for the ...
What Is the Preferred Deployment Location for AI/ML/DL Workloads?

Apr 2018 - IDC Survey Spotlight - Doc # US43731818

by: Ritu Jyoti

This IDC Survey Spotlight provides analysis of the deployment location/computing model used for AI/ML/DL workloads. Specifically, this Survey Spotlight highlights the broad use of public cloud and expected increase of private cloud and edge...
AI/Machine Learning at the Edge — Developing Area for IoT

Apr 2018 - IDC Survey Spotlight - Doc # US43727218

by: Natalya Yezhkova

This IDC Survey Spotlight provides insights on current rate of utilization of edge resources for AI/machine learning algorithms for variety of use cases including predictive analytics, supply and logistics, and work automation, which are al...
This IDC study presents the worldwide 2018–2022 forecast for storage hardware and software for cognitive/AI workloads."Cognitive/AI is poised to transform next-generation IT. Machine learning and deep learning require huge amounts of traini...
This IDC Market Presentation offers a fourth calendar quarter and full year 2017 overview of the purpose-built backup appliance market and related trends.
Storage Workload Consolidation: When Is It Feasible and Why

Mar 2018 - IDC Perspective - Doc # US43662318

by: Eric Burgener

This IDC Perspective examines the ability of new technologies to support broader consolidation of both primary and secondary storage workloads onto the same platform for improved efficiencies. Maturing technologies are changing the conventi...
This IDC study provides a brief overview of the worldwide storage software and basic storage (infrastructure as a service [IaaS]) market performance during the fourth calendar quarter of 2017 (4Q17) and full year 2017."4Q17 capped off a dif...
The Embedded Linux (EL) market is fragmented, thanks to the plethora of projects and distributions that are specific to certain use cases or adapted to specific devices and processors. Selecting the right EL platform can be quite an arduous...
This IDC Perspective discusses IDC's take on the impact of Meltdown and Spectre on the enterprise server market.According to Laura DuBois, GVP for IDC Infrastructure Systems, "The scale of these latest vulnerabilities, the way it was report...
This IDC Market Presentation provides a summary of the survey results on adoption of object-based storage (OBS) solutions. In September 2017, IDC completed a survey of storage managers and influencers exploring end-user plans on adoption of...