15 reports

This IDC study presents the consolidated taxonomy for several markets, including software-defined compute, software-defined storage, and software-defined networking. This document also includes definitions, market segmentations, architectures, and various modes of deployments."Software-defined infrastructure is bringing about a real transformation...

  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • World

This IDC Market Perspective explores storage software vendor DriveScale's announcement of support for the Mellanox BlueField SmartNIC in March 2020. The integration of these two technologies into DriveScale's Composable Platform highlights a number of important trends that IDC expects will help transform the storage industry over the next...

  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • World

This IDC Perspective reviews new technology developments in enterprise storage and discusses Hitachi's NVMe strategy, as well as highlights the evolution and capabilities of their new NVMe-based system. Hitachi NEXT 2019 represented the largest set of infrastructure announcements from Hitachi Vantara this year, and possibly ever for the vendor....

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • World
  • Energy Consumption

This IDC study provides a forecast by revenue for the worldwide SDS market. The forecast data focuses on end-user consumption of three categories of SDS solutions -- block, file, and object -- that cover cumulative shipments of solutions sold to customers by storage system suppliers and independent software vendors (ISVs). An HCI subsegment,...

  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • World
  • Capacity Utilization
  • Software Revenue

This IDC study presents the worldwide infrastructure services (compute and storage) market forecast for 2018-2023. This market includes the professional services across compute, storage, infrastructure software. The forecast provides revenue spend on consulting and integration for servers, storage systems, software-defined compute software,...

  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • Hybrid Cloud
  • Training
  • World

This IDC study presents the consolidated taxonomy for several markets, including software-defined compute, software-defined storage, and software-defined networking. This study also includes definitions, market segmentations, architectures, and various modes of deployments."Software-defined infrastructure has become the leading option for...

  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • World

This IDC Market Perspective discusses how telecom providers are shifting their infrastructure and the opportunities this presents to professional services firms. "Market forces are requiring telecom service providers to innovate -- specifically, deliver more digital, edge, and IoT services to their customers. Software-defined infrastructure...

  • Telecom
  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • World

This IDC Perspective assesses trends in the white-box server landscape. The growing appetite for enterprise firms, large and small, to shift to a modular, do-it-yourself, software-defined infrastructure is creating opportunities for a well-defined class of "white box" infrastructure solutions: general-purpose compute, storage, and networking...

  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • World

This IDC study provides a size and forecast for the worldwide composable/disaggregated infrastructure market from 2018 to 2023. IDC estimates this market -- which consists of appliances/platforms, software, and associated hardware drag -- to be $751.5 million in 2018. Further, IDC predicts that this market will grow at a CAGR of 58.2% to reach...

  • Cloud Computing
  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • World
  • Server Sales
  • Server Market Share

This IDC study is a translation of the Japanese document IDC #JPJ41780117 that presents vendor shares in the Japan system software market for 2016. For this purpose, IDC divides the market into server operating system market, software-defined compute software market, virtual client computing market, and availability and clustering software...

  • Operating System
  • Infrastructure Software
  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • Japan
  • Software Revenue
  • Server Sales

This IDC study presents a five-year forecast for the SDS-CS storage software market based on IDC's EMEA Semiannual Software Tracker Data from December 2016."Software-defined storage is emerging as one of the biggest disruptors in the storage market. SDS-CS solutions -- the software stack that runs an SDS system -- are built to deliver the...

  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • United Kingdom
  • Software Revenue

This IDC study provides a competitive analysis of the worldwide communications processor market for the calendar year 2015."2015 was a year of unprecedented, large-scale M&A and consolidation coupled with end-market headwinds that caused a downturn in the overall revenue for communications processors," said Abhi Dugar, research director,...

  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • Internet Of Things
  • IaaS
  • Semiconductor
  • World

This IDC study examines the movement toward software-defined infrastructure (SDI); how it is changing the way datacenters are designed, built, and operated; and what it means for services that will need to be provided by datacenter and IT infrastructure service providers as infrastructure becomes increasingly software defined."SDI...

  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • IT Services
  • IT Hardware
  • Asia

This IDC Vendor Profile analyzes Cirba, a privately funded infrastructure software company providing software-defined infrastructure control for virtual and cloud environments. Headquartered in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada, Cirba was founded in 1999 but did not release its flagship Cirba Analytics Engine until 2006. Initially targeted...

  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • Software
  • Infrastructure Software
  • Software Revenue

This IDC study discusses 2014 vendor shares and market activity across the worldwide workload scheduling and automation functional market. "Overall, the 2014 worldwide workload scheduling and automation software market totaled approximately 4% less than we previously forecast," explains Mary Johnston Turner, IDC research vice president, Enterprise...

  • Software
  • Cloud Computing
  • Open Source
  • Software Defined Infrastructure
  • World
  • United States
  • Software Revenue