Per Gartner "By 2022, 60% of enterprise IT infrastructure will focus on centers of data, rather than traditional data centres. The IT we have known is changing forever."
Gartner says "The role of I&O in the future will be to manage the global infrastructure and its associated services, moving away from only hardware and software. The end result will be an environment focused on enabling the rapid deployment of business services and deploying workloads to the right locations."
Read Infrastructure is Everywhere: The Evolution of Data Centres and explore Gartner's key findings and recommendations on data centre infrastructure.