Japan Storage for Unstructured Data Customer Needs and Strategies 2015
This IDC study examines the state of unstructured data management and the use of storage for unstructured data in Japan. It also provides an outlook for such systems, as well as provide essential guidance for users and IT suppliers. The analyses are based on the results of a questionnaire survey and interviews conducted by IDC among enterprise users in Japan."In an environment where unstructured data continues to burgeon, existing spending patterns will increase spending sizes and operational/management costs. To realize effective and strategic investment, it is important for companies to proactively leverage new architectures like scale-out architecture, software-defined storage, object storage, and hybrid cloud. At the same time, they should realize unified data management platforms that meet organizationwide analytic needs and implement storage infrastructure that directly contribute to the creation of business value," says Yukihisa Hode, market analyst, Storage Systems, IDC Japan.