IDC Integrated Marketing Showcase
Lenovo Converged HX Series: Why Lenovo for Hyperconverged?

Lenovo Converged HX Series: Why Lenovo for Hyperconverged?

Released: March, 2016

This paper discusses hyperconverged datacenter environments and where Lenovo fits in this picture.

Client: Lenovo
Asset Type: White Paper
IT Organizations Require Enhanced Skills: 4 Steps to Success

IT Organizations Require Enhanced Skills: 4 Steps to Success

Released: March, 2016

An IT organization's ability to become competent in 3rd Platform (social, mobile, analytics and cloud) is constrained by a talent pool that is growing too slowly to meet business demand and too concentrated geographically for many enterprises to access. In 2013, IDC surveyed CIOs about the skills they'd need to support enterprise strategies until 2018. 

Client: HP
Asset Type: Blog Posts
Hyperconverged Datacenter Infrastructure for the 3rd Platform

Hyperconverged Datacenter Infrastructure for the 3rd Platform

Released: March, 2016

This Market Spotlight examines how hyperconverged systems are bridging the gap between feature-rich traditional integrated infrastructure used by enterprises and scale-out infrastructure found within 3rd Platform, hyperscale datacenters. The paper also offers guidance for buyers of hyperconverged systems.

Client: HPE
Asset Type: Spotlights (Market, Vendor, or Technology)
Evolving Workloads Driving the Emergence of New Flash-Optimized Storage Platforms

Evolving Workloads Driving the Emergence of New Flash-Optimized Storage Platforms

Released: March, 2016

Driven by the needs of 3rd Platform computing, storage requirements are continuing to evolve. It is clear that newer, more flash-optimized storage architectures will quickly take over from legacy platforms that were originally designed only around HDDs,

Client: INFINIDAT
Asset Type: White Paper
Virtual Client Computing Tackles Graphics-Intensive Apps

Virtual Client Computing Tackles Graphics-Intensive Apps

Released: November, 2015

This video highlights the drivers and growth for client virtualization in supporting digital trasformation and the trend toward more devices, applications, and operating environments entering todays organizations.

Client: Cisco
Asset Type: Video
Cloud and Microservices Adoption Demands New Approach to Application Delivery

Cloud and Microservices Adoption Demands New Approach to Application Delivery

Released: August, 2015

Cloud computing and other pillars of the 3rd Platform (Big Data, mobility, and social business) are driving profound change in datacenter networking and application delivery.

Client: Avi Networks
Asset Type: Spotlights (Market, Vendor, or Technology)
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Datacenter Transformation Consulting and Implementation Services 2014 Vendor Assessment

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Datacenter Transformation Consulting and Implementation Services 2014 Vendor Assessment

Released: December, 2014

This IDC MarketScape covers a variety of vendors participating in the worldwide datacenter transformation consulting and implementation services market. A significant component of this evaluation is the inclusion of buyers' perceptions of both the key characteristics and the capabilities of these providers.

Client: IBM
Asset Type: Excerpts