This IDC Survey provides insights into United States-based datacenter operations. This study focuses on investment areas and priorities for both enterprise and service provider datacenters. Fielded in May 2020, this study includes insight on the impact of COVID-19 on datacenter operations and decisions. IDC analysis is based on data from this year's and previous IDC surveys on datacenter facilities and operations.
"Datacenter resources are the essential foundation for resilient business. Organizations continue to focus on gaining the most value from these resources and are undergoing a shift to more autonomous operations." — Jennifer Cooke, research director, Datacenters