Gartner gave their “top 10” list of trends affecting information technology infrastructure operations for the next five years.
“The list was presented by Gartner Chief of Research Dave Cappuccio in a keynote address, in which he explained there’s often a cascading effect as one trend such as employee mobile devices and cloud use affects others such as helpdesk operations.”
Top 10 emerging infrastructure trends from Gartner
- Consumerization and the tablet
- Infinite Data center
- Resource Management
- Mobility and the personal cloud
- Hybrid Clouds
- Fabric data centers
- IT complexity
- Storage and big data
- End of your service helpdesk
- Software-defined networks virtualizing the data center
For more information read Ellen Messmer’s article here.