TECH SUPPLIER Sep 2021 - IDC Survey - Doc # US48190221
Edge Investments and Expectations: Key Findings from IDC's Hybrid IT Infrastructure Survey, 3Q21
By: Jennifer CookeResearch Director, Edge Strategies, Heather West, PhDSenior Research Analyst, Infrastructure Systems, Platforms and Technologies Group, Dave McCarthyResearch Vice President, Cloud and Edge Infrastructure Services
This IDC Survey provides insight into organizations' edge investment plans and key priorities for edge infrastructure decision makers. In 3Q21, IDC gathered input via a web survey from 600 decision makers in five countries. The data and analysis in this research are from 308 respondents that are investing in edge IT resources.
"Within two years, organizations expect to be deeply invested in edge IT. IT automation and automated data transfer are top priorities as organizations prepare to operate IT with little or no IT staff." — Jennifer Cooke, research director, Edge Strategies