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Unleashing The Full Benefits Of ContaineriSation

A Forrester Consulting thought leadership paper commissioned by Capgemini and Red Hat

Achieve efficiency, agility, and sustainability with containerised applications.

Amid today’s relentless pace of enterprise evolution, innovation is not just a priority; it’s a survival imperative. Technology-enabled innovation is at the top of many organisations’ 2023 agenda. The cloud is no longer just an alternative data centre — adoption of cloud-native technologies is critical to organisational success.

Stepping onto the centre stage of this technological revolution is containerisation. It’s not just a buzzword; it’s a paradigm shift. From orchestrating complex systems to propelling agile-plus-DevOps practices, containerisation is supercharging businesses, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible.

With IT operations contributing an average of 26% to organisational scope 1 and 2 emissions, sustainability is no longer a nice to-have — it’s mission-critical.1 By boosting energy efficiency and extending infrastructure lifespan, containerisation is primed to redefine the concept of a sustainable cloud strategy. The connection may not be obvious, but it’s profound — and it’s high time we explored it.

Red Hat and Capgemini commissioned Forrester consulting to explore the layers of the containerisation landscape, illuminating the path to a future where innovation, efficiency, and sustainability reign supreme. In this study, Forrester surveyed 212 IT decision-makers at large organisations in North America and Europe to explore this topic. The study data show how partnerships can be critical to enabling such efforts.

Among top IT priorities:

Leading organisations achieve what they need with relevant support from reliable containerisation platforms and service providers. The challenges of integration — specific tech — and domain expertise, such as sustainability, can be addressed with support from partners. This research can be used as a guide to help you assess the relevant criteria for planning your containerisation journey.

Read more, to learn about the key findings, top priorities of IT decision makers, understand the emerging role of containerisation and key benefits of container adoption and key recommendations to achieve your sustainable IT goals.