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“Industry-standard server (ISS) has a growing impact on the global data centre hardware market."
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“The barriers of artificial intelligence, machine and deep learning are rapidly dropping."
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“The enterprise storage market closed out 2015 on a slight downturn, as spending on traditional external arrays continues to decline."
“Aside from exchange rate volatility, IT spending has been relatively stable for the past five years.”
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“With the global economy entering a new and uncertain phase, IT spending will be heavily influenced by economic cycles and wild cards over the next five years."
“Over the past several years, the software industry has been shifting to a Cloud-first (SaaS) development and deployment model."
"There's a re-think among channel suppliers about what they offer as part of their core business and how to offer it."
“Datacentres, with their monolithic energy consumption, will benefit from cheaper electricity as wholesale gas prices decline."
“By 2018, most software vendors will have fully shifted to a SaaS/PaaS code base."
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