Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • This IDC study assists senior IT leaders in assessing the current state of their hybrid cloud management processes, governance models, technologies, and skills to identify gaps and create a road map for better aligning the organization's management model and tools with the emerging needs of complex, dynamic self-service hybrid cloud environments. This IDC MaturityScape identifies five maturity stages for hybrid cloud management based on a set of specific people, process, and technology dimensions and outcomes. …

  • The burden of data storage continues to be a major challenge for enterprise and midsized organizations. With data growth spiraling out of control and the concurrent need to increase efficiency while reducing costs, organizations are looking for alternatives to traditional SAN and NAS storage appliances. Object storage, along with its associated architecture, provides operational and capacity scalability enhancements that organizations are craving. This analyst report discusses the storage management challenges …