Balance your investment in new and existing systems
Infrastructure is the foundation of your operations, making it difficult to make large-scale changes. Many organizations are struggling with the pressure to adopt cloud-native architectures while maintaining existing conventional systems. A virtualized infrastructure can connect your new and old systems.
This IDC paper examines some of the challenges/opportunities of IT modernization, including:
- Hardware standardization
- Virtualization and private cloud infrastructure software standardization
- Application portability
- Storage standardization
Organizations need to embrace change to balance the needs of existing infrastructure and services while enabling agile app delivery.
Read IDC's "IT Modernization: Achieving a Balance Between 2nd and 3rd Platform Investments" to learn more.