This Seagate Technology report draws on a global survey sponsored by Seagate and conducted by the independent research firm IDC, which took place in December 2019 and January 2020. Seagate authored the following report to share its forecasts and opinions, based on the survey findings, along with analysis from IDC. Any content, data, analysis, or views not attributed to IDC or IDC analysts are those of Seagate. The quantitative web survey queried 1500 respondents globally (375 in North America, 475 in Europe, 500 in APJ, and 150 in China) from mid-sized businesses to larger enterprises in Canada, United States, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Russia, Australia, Japan, India, South Korea, Taiwan, and China. The survey participants’ professional titles include CIO, CTO, IT VP, director, executive, COO/LOB, storage architect, and solution architect.