According to Gartner, global IT spending is projected to reach $3.5 trillion in 2017. Data Center Systems represent $171 billion spend in 2017. The explosion of data from Internet of Things (IoT) devices and video streaming has created a great demand for bandwidth in data centers. Data center trends and focus areas on bundling of 25GbE bundles up to 100GbE speeds, big data analytics, higher port densities, and power efficiency is driving the next generation data center architectures. In a digital economy, businesses today expect reliable, flexible, and secure data center systems with purpose-driven innovation for greatest business value.
To learn more about data center innovation and market trends, including the power of combining hardware and software to accelerate digital business transformation, Ray Wang (CEO and founder of Constellation Research), Dion Hinchcliffe and I invited one of the most celebrated CIO in the world, and now leader of Data Center Architecture, to our weekly show DisrupTV.