This IDC Special Study is one deliverable in a three-part series titled "Container Infrastructure Software Market Assessment." This document includes IDC's analysis on container infrastructure deployment and user challenges based on a survey of 1,018 container users in the United States, Western Europe, and China.
"Enterprises are using containers as a foundation for their DevOps and modern application initiatives. While still small in overall footprint, organizations are deploying this technology in production at rapidly growing scale." — Gary Chen, research director, Software Defined Compute at IDC