Copy data is a serious problem for nearly every IT organization, and IDC research indicates that half of organizations have plans to address it within two years. How big of a problem is it? IDC estimates that it will cost IT organizations $55.49 billion per year by 2020. This is a direct cost to the IT organizations, not an estimate of market size. Specifically, this is the amount built into the IT budget to store and manage copy data. 

Download this IDC Report to learn how IDC came to these conclusions:

  • The vast majority of future application deployments will be made in the cloud. 
  • 51.2% of IT organizations view copy data as a "serious" or "very serious" problem. 
  • 46.9% of all organizations plan to purchase a copy data management solution within 24 months.