The Next Generation Of Data Center Providers
Despite the widespread adoption of cloud computing and mobile devices, data centers remain at the heart of many enterprise IT operations. And with the rapid pace of IT change showing no signs of slowing in 2017, finding the right experts to help build and operate data centers is crucial.
That means looking beyond the obvious names in infrastructure to find the niche startups that can satisfy a variety of customer needs, ranging from tools for monitoring system performance and managing corporate data, to system and application integration software, to advanced application development technologies.
As part of CRN's 2017 Emerging Vendors list, here are 20 hot data center upstarts, all founded after 2011, that solution providers should be aware of.