Dell Named a "Leader" in the 2013 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastruct
Dell Named a "Leader" in the 2013 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services, North America
- Dell included in Leaders Category for third consecutive year
PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dell Services has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the "Leaders" quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for North America Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services.i This report is designed to help customers evaluate service providers and was compiled based upon analyst research and customer feedback.
Dell emphasizes a transformative approach that addressees customer requirements to modernize and optimize their current data center environment, a strategy that has been met with a 31 percent year-on-year increase in Infrastructure Utility Services deals. This growth is noted in the report as being critical to future growth in the Data Center Outsourcing market. The approach to serving customers also can be tied to Dell having the highest customer rankings of any provider in the quadrant.
"We believe that the continued placement of Dell in the 'Leaders' quadrant underscores the success of our end-to-end solutions provider strategy, investments in new cloud and standardized capabilities and security solutions, and our relentless focus on helping our customers achieve better business outcomes," said Kevin Jones, chief customer and sales officer, Dell Services.
Dell will participate in the Gartner Outsourcing & Strategic Partnership Summit in Orlando, Fla., Sept. 23-25. Dell will demonstrate its customer approach during the summit through a showcase of customer case studies highlighting business transformations through efficiency and innovation.
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i Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services, North America" by William Maurer, David Edward Ackerman, Bryan Britz; July 25, 2013.
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