Pretty much all businesses today are dependent on electronic data, and meeting basic storage needs has been a necessity for some time now. But with rapid changes taking place in both the business and technology worlds, how is the storage environment keeping up? This question was explored during a recent research study in which feedback was gathered from over 400 business and IT professionals.

In this paper we report what we heard back.

Dale is a co-founder of Freeform Dynamics, and today runs the company. As part of this, he oversees the organisation’s industry coverage and research agenda, which tracks technology trends and developments, along with IT-related buying behaviour among mainstream enterprises, SMBs and public sector organisations.