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“Industry-standard server (ISS) has a growing impact on the global data centre hardware market."
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“The enterprise storage market closed out 2015 on a slight downturn, as spending on traditional external arrays continues to decline."
“Aside from exchange rate volatility, IT spending has been relatively stable for the past five years.”
“With the global economy entering a new and uncertain phase, IT spending will be heavily influenced by economic cycles and wild cards over the next five years."
“Over the past several years, the software industry has been shifting to a Cloud-first (SaaS) development and deployment model."
"There's a re-think among channel suppliers about what they offer as part of their core business and how to offer it."
“Datacentres, with their monolithic energy consumption, will benefit from cheaper electricity as wholesale gas prices decline."
“By 2018, most software vendors will have fully shifted to a SaaS/PaaS code base."
The overall share of Cloud IT infrastructure sales climbed to 33.8 per cent in 3Q15, up from 28.7 per cent a year ago.
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From a regional standpoint, Asia/Pacific posted the highest vendor revenue growth at 25.4 percent.
“SDN will become a substantial contributor to the overall network infrastructure market."
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"We believe we have identified a tremendous opportunity for providers to bring a retail-model discipline to cloud service selection and creation."
The dispersal of storage environments poses a significant challenge for the modern organisation. A report recently found that 79 per cent of companies store sensitive data in the cloud, use up to 41 cloud services each, and these services are not necessarily vetted by the IT unit. This means that the environment is not simply lacking cohesion, but poses a security risk with many open vectors for attack.. Read more