Oct 2017 - IDC FutureScape - Doc # US43137417
IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Enterprise Infrastructure 2018 Predictions
By: Carla ArendSenior Program Director, European Software, Eric BurgenerResearch Vice President, Storage, Brad CasemoreResearch Vice President, Datacenter Networks, Silvia CossoResearch Manager, European Storage, Laura DuBois, Ritu JyotiProgram Vice President, Systems Infrastructure Research Portfolio, Megha KumarResearch Director, Software, MEA, Rohit MehraVice President, Network Infrastructure, Mario MoralesProgram Vice President, Enabling Technologies and Semiconductors, Masaaki MoriyamaGroup Director, Enterprise Infrastructure / PCs, IDC Japan, Ashish NadkarniGroup Vice President, Infrastructure Systems, Platforms and Technologies, Evelyn Pineda, Peter RuttenResearch Manager, Server Solutions, Juan Pablo SeminaraProgram Manager, Enterprise Hardware, Latin America. Research Manager, Consumer and Enterprise, Argentina, Swapna SubramaniSenior Research Manager, Enterprise HW, MEA, Archana VenkatramanResearch Manager – European Datacenter Research, Ricardo VillateGroup VP Latin America
This IDC study presents IDC's enterprise infrastructure top 10 predictions for 2018.
"Digital transformation has given rise to new IT imperatives, which span modernizing enterprise infrastructure, developing data-centric strategies and organizations, and providing the most agile, IT services in response to real-time business demands," said Laura DuBois, group vice president at IDC's Enterprise Storage, Server, and System Infrastructure Software.
CIO and Technology Professionals Agenda , Cloud Data Management and Protection , Datacenter Networks , Enterprise System Management Software , Infrastructure: Cognitive/Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Analytics Workloads , Infrastructure: Strategies for Cloud Builders , Servers and Computing Platforms , Software-Defined Compute , Storage Software , Storage Solutions: File and Object-Based Storage , Storage Solutions: Software-Defined Storage , Storage Systems
Cognitive computing, Cognitive/artificial intelligence, Disk storage, Endpoint encryption, Enterprise infrastructure, Fibre Channel, FCoE, iSCSI SANs, Governance, risk and compliance infrastructure, Hybrid clouds, Information transformation, Infrastructure as a service, Networking virtualization, Operating model transformation, Operating system virtualization, Platform as a service, Software as a service, Storage services, Technology buyer