1 IDC White Paper, sponsored by VCE, "The Business Value of VCE Vblock Systems: Leveraging Convergence to Drive Business Agility," May 2015.
2 Based on EMC internal analysis, May 2016. TCO calculated over 3 years vs. disk.
3 Based on the Edison Group white paper commissioned by EMC, "VCE VxRail ™ Appliance Cost and Maintenance Advantages," June 2016, comparing the VxRail Appliance to a Build-it-Yourself solution. Total cost of ownership calculated over 5 years.
4 Principled Technologies report, “IT Service Transformation with Hybrid Cloud: Buy or Build,” March 2016.
5 IDG report, “Hybrid Cloud Computing, the Great Enabler of Digital Business,” January 2017.
6 IDC Market Spotlight, “IDC Organization Imperatives, Key Behaviors to Drive IT Transformation,” sponsored by EMC, January 2017.by EMC, January 2017.