Storage Management

The 2017 Storage Automation Report

Provided by NetApp

Category Storage Management

Type Analyst Report

Length 12

Publish Date June 15 2016

Date posted June 05 2017


Automation continues to be a must-have throughout the technology industry, due to its ability to reduce complexity, improve efficiency and nurture innovation. Spending on cloud infrastructure is expected to increase by unprecedented levels over the next year and in order to support this growth in cloud services and keep pace with industry pace, enterprises need to be investing in automation. This 2017 State of Automation report outlines the main drivers behind storage automation; taking a closer look and the tools and interfaces IT professionals are using, preferences around storage management plug-ins and the benefits that can be realized by implementing storage automation.

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