Modern data centers are being transformed in dramatic fashion. No longer singular, monolithic and inflexible designs, today’s data centers are influenced by “software-defined” concepts such as pooling, virtualization and abstraction. As a result, software-defined data centers are increasingly becoming the norm for IT organizations looking to reduce infrastructure costs, improve resiliency against unplanned service outages and make IT resources easier to manage and scale. This white paper from Eaton and TechTarget presents research into this growing trend.



How ‘Software-Defined’ Is Redefining the Modern Data Center