Underpinning each of these trends is the data centre. With masses of data being generated by wearables, consumed via online streams, and stored and processed in cloud platforms, the underlying infrastructure must be robust and secure.
To allow a business to take full advantage of rapid developments, the data centres they use must also be flexible and able to scale up as demands increase.
The opportunities on offer in the New Year will be huge - the key challenge will be to ensure that the quality of the data centre infrastructure that is underpinning it all is up to the task.
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