With constantly increasing demand in compute power, data center space can fill up very fast. The problem with compute is that new servers require significantly more power than older facilities can provide. Thus, power demand limits rack density.
Storage requirements are getting huge. Data is incredibly sticky: it doesn’t move or ever get smaller. These two realities make your choice of a storage system vitally important. However, there is no storage system that provides a single solution for all use cases. You must pair the right use case with the right system.