RESEARCH PAPER: Assessing Dell Technologies’ Vision For Autonomous Operations

By Matt Kimball, Patrick Moorhead - September 22, 2021

Automation is the key to success. These words have perhaps never been more accurate than in today's age of the digitally transformed business. A company will win or lose depending on how fast it responds to the needs of its markets, customers and employees. And technology is what enables IT organizations to increase responsiveness to the business needs while improving the efficiency of IT operations.

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Table Of Contents:

  • Executive Summary
  • Autonomous Operations - Coming To A Datacenter Near You
  • Dell Technologies' Strategy - MI&S Perspective
  • What This Means For IT Organizations
  • Closing Thoughts
  • Figure 1: The Autonomous Operations Continuum

Companies Cited:

  • Dell
  • Dell Technologies
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Matt Kimball is a Moor Insights & Strategy senior datacenter analyst covering servers and storage. Matt’s 25 plus years of real-world experience in high tech spans from hardware to software as a product manager, product marketer, engineer and enterprise IT practitioner.  This experience has led to a firm conviction that the success of an offering lies, of course, in a profitable, unique and targeted offering, but most importantly in the ability to position and communicate it effectively to the target audience.

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Patrick founded the firm based on his real-world world technology experiences with the understanding of what he wasn’t getting from analysts and consultants. Ten years later, Patrick is ranked #1 among technology industry analysts in terms of “power” (ARInsights)  in “press citations” (Apollo Research). Moorhead is a contributor at Forbes and frequently appears on CNBC. He is a broad-based analyst covering a wide variety of topics including the cloud, enterprise SaaS, collaboration, client computing, and semiconductors. He has 30 years of experience including 15 years of executive experience at high tech companies (NCR, AT&T, Compaq, now HP, and AMD) leading strategy, product management, product marketing, and corporate marketing, including three industry board appointments.