EMC Forum 2014


10,450 Global I.T. Professionals Weigh in
on Hybrid Cloud

EMC Forum 2014 research reveals how I.T. is viewed by the business across 33 countries. We measured the impact of megatrends on businesses including the opportunity and challenges presented and have discovered I.T. departments are turning to Hybrid Cloud architectures to leap ahead.

Redefine Hybrid Cloud Protection and Redefine Possible

Growing Hybrid Cloud Adoption

The data has revealed growing adoption of cloud computing globally, with the majority of respondents citing hybrid cloud as their preferred option for greater agility and security. The hybrid cloud works to alleviate the weight carried by I.T., close the skills gap in training I.T. staff, and integrate the importance of ITaaS.

Learn Why Hybrid Cloud Is On The Rise:

The Global Results Revealed!

The Global Results Revealed!

The EMC Forum 2014 survey puts the spotlight on industries, regions and developing markets on the fast track to a hybrid future!



EMC Reflections
Envisioning the Future of IT

About This Research

For the third year in a row EMC has partnered with independent market research specialist Vanson Bourne to survey I.T. decision makers attending EMC Forum events around the world. The research is designed to measure the state of I.T. readiness and how megatrends such as cloud, mobile, social, and Big Data impact businesses today.


EMC commissioned independent technology market research specialist Vanson Bourne to analyze 10,451 survey responses for the 2014 EMC Forums.

Survey data is collected as a nonmandatory set of questions delivered via email upon completion of forum registration. Respondents are from a range of organization sizes and sectors across 33 regions

To view how I.T. is viewed by the business globally, across 33 countries, and uptake of cloud and new technologies year-on-year, view the results below.

Results coming soon
Show me the highlights! – Executive Summary

View our latest findings from the ongoing survey.

Show me the data! – Global Infographic

Country specific survey results and data points.