Oct 2017 - Market Forecast - Doc # US43116417
Worldwide Storage Replication Software Forecast, 2017–2021: Demand Grows But Spending Declines Because of Shifting Purchase Models
This IDC study discusses how shifting purchase models have affected the worldwide storage replication software market.
"The storage replication software market has experienced significant changes in purchase and deployment models over the past two years as customer move to cloud services, software-defined systems, and hyperconverged systems," said Andrew Smith, senior research analyst, Storage Software at IDC. "These changes create unique opportunities for both storage systems and pure-play software providers to take share in a quickly evolving market and help redefine the value of replication technology for IT purchasers who are looking for software-defined, scale-out storage solutions."