Hyperconverged infrastructure solutions are an opportunity for IT leaders to simplify the midmarket data centre, according to a new Gartner report.
Gartner says midmarket IT infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders are under increased pressure to drive continuous improvements in their data centres and reduce costs.
The report says there is an opportunity for midmarket IT leaders to address the costs and complexities burdening their data centres, and highlights the growing interest amongst this peer group.
Key points from the report, explaining the great interest in hyperconverged integrated systems amongst midmarket IT:
“We believe that highly virtualised midsize enterprises with fewer than 200 virtual machines should absolutely opt for hyperconverged infrastructure,” wrote Mike Cisek, Gartner research director and Jeffrey Hewitt, Gartner research vice president.