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IDC Analyst Connection: Why Abstraction is a Critical Requirement for IT Agility
3rd Platform computing changes the game. To drive revenue, optimize delivery, and rapidly adapt to new business climates, IDC believes that data center management needs to focus on abstraction, automation, and access.
How do these concepts enable a dynamic and evolving environment?
Abstraction of functionality into a software-defined infrastructure provides agility to provision and reuse resources in a very granular manner
Automation improves data center workflow reliability, admin productivity and enables IT to efficiently and cost-effectively manage the delivery of application services
Access focuses on making data and business insights available while providing IT the flexibility to choose the best data organization method, storage medium, device type, and architecture to meet business requirements
3rd Platform computing introduces significant new requirements for infrastructure. Download this IDC newsletter to learn more.