Key findings of the new study include:
- 84 percent of surveyed companies are planning data center expansions in the next 12-24 months.
- 64 percent of surveyed companies with plans to expand in 2009 are planning to expand in two or more locations.
- Surveyed companies plan to increase data center spending by an average of 6.6 percent in 2009.
- Datacenters account for an average of 35 percent of overall IT budgets for surveyed companies.