IT networks are continuing to evolve in ways that present new challenges for managers and administers. One of the biggest trends facing the industry today is the growth in edge networks. Analyst firm IDC has predicted that worldwide data volume will grow 61 percent by 2025, and that growth is creating latency and bandwidth challenges for organizations that have centralized IT assets in a core data center.
In a recent survey of more than 800 global data center specialists for the Vertiv 2019 Data Center 2025 Report, participants who have edge sites today or expect to have them in 2025, projected an average 226 percent increase in the number of sites they will be required to support in the next five years. Download this exclusive whitepaper to learn more.