Global Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Market 2015-2019
About software defined data center
Software-defined data center (SDDC) is a data center where all IT infrastructure is virtualized and delivered as a service. Deployment, provisioning, monitoring, and management of the data center resources are carried out through automated software. An SDDC supports enterprise legacy and modern applications. It can also be termed as enhanced virtualization of data center for efficient operations of cloud services and big data analytics. It helps in reducing the capital and operational expenditure of data centers. The benefits of SDDC include improved efficiencies, agility, control, and flexibility.
Technavio's analysts forecast the global SDDC market to grow at a CAGR of 30.98% during 2014-2019.
Covered in this report
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global SDDC market. The market can be segmented based on component adoption into SDC, SDS, and SDN. Technavio's report, Global Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Software-Defined Data Center (SDCC) Market 2015-2019
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Software-Defined Data Center (SDCC) Market: Cisco Systems, Citrix, Dell, EMC², Fujitsu, Hewlett-Packard, IBM and VMware
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: 6Wind, Arista Networks, Avaya 0, Big Switch Networks, Brocade, DataCore, Ericsson, Hitachi Data Systems, Jeda Networks, Microsoft, NEC, NetApp, Nexenta, Pertino, Pivot3, Plexxi, PLUMgrid and SwiftStack
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “SDDC helps in aligning the evolving business needs to IT. Enterprises are adopting the SDDC offerings, namely SDN and SDS, to remain competitive in the market. Many vendors offer SDN and SDS, but only a few companies, such as HP, IBM, VMware, EMC, offer a complete SDDC solution. Several large vendors in the market are partnering with other companies or acquiring new entrants to expand their product or service portfolio. Also, many vendors involved in developing Open Source SDN through open source organizations such as Open Daylight.”
According to the report, SDDC enables virtualization of the entire data center infrastructure allowing it to be programmed and managed through a single console. It enables organizations to meet their growing demands by allocating resources and services within seconds. SDDC is mostly adopted by large organizations that deal with deployment of several server applications, complex networking, and increasing storage demand from customer. Few organizations are also involved in the adoption of SDN and SDS to support their growing operational requirements. During the forecast period, we expect many business to use SDDC to adapt to the constant change in their operational environment.
Further, the report states that the number of skilled resources is lower than the market demand.
Cisco Systems, Citrix, Dell, EMC², Fujitsu, Hewlett-Packard, IBM ,VMware, 6Wind, Arista Networks, Avaya 0, Big Switch Networks, Brocade, DataCore, Ericsson, Hitachi Data Systems, Jeda Networks, Microsoft, NEC, NetApp, Nexenta, Pertino, Pivot3, Plexxi, PLUMgrid, SwiftStack
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