TECH SUPPLIER Jul 2021 - Market Presentation - Doc # US48091521
Edge Infrastructure Software — Market Trends and Outlook, 2020–2025
By: Eric SheppardResearch Vice President, Infrastructure Systems, Platforms and Technologies Group, Dave McCarthyResearch Vice President, Cloud and Edge Infrastructure Services, Ashish NadkarniGroup Vice President, Infrastructure Systems, Platforms and Technologies Group
This IDC Market Presentation provides an overview of the edge infrastructure software market. Much of the conversation around edge thus far has been around hardware — but thanks to the use of converged and software-defined elements; it is beginning to shift to software. Despite the proliferation of open source, commercial software has a robust future at the edge, thanks to enterprises and service providers seeking to deliver or gain a consistent and secure experience from their deployments.