Premium Content

Access "Best data storage products 2013: Products of the Year"

Andrew Burton, Todd Erickson, Sonia Lelii, Ellen O'Brien, Dave Raffo, Carol Sliwa, Sarah Wilson Published: 30 Jan 2014

For the eleventh year in a row, Storage magazine and SearchStorage.com present the Products of the Year awards. These awards recognize storage products that were either initially introduced in the last year or significantly enhanced over a prior version. And as we've seen in all previous years, our winners in the six judging categories represent not only a wide range of technologies, but an eclectic mix of well-established and start-up product vendors. Our Products of the Year competition is different from "readers' choice" or other top product contests. We focus specifically on the past year, so a veteran product with a storied and well-regarded heritage may come up short compared to a less well-known product if the more established product wasn't appreciably upgraded during that time. So, the pursuit of a gold, silver or bronze award is based largely on a "what have you done lately" perspective. We offer a single sentiment to the 16 Products of the Year winners profiled on the following pages: Congratulations! Access >>>

Access TechTarget
Premium Content for Free.

By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy

What's Inside

Features

More Premium Content Accessible For Free

  • Backing up virtual machines is easier than ever
    storage_1014.png
    E-Zine

    One of the toughest things about supporting virtual servers was ensuring their data was protected. When traditional backup tools struggled with ...

  • The state of flash storage technology
    storage_0914.png
    E-Zine

    In a relatively short time, solid-state storage has made an indelible mark on storage systems and data center environments. Today, few arrays ship...

  • Big data storage challenges: Speed, capacity and HDFS integration
    big_data_hadoop.png
    E-Handbook

    Big data infrastructure and analytics are some of the hottest technology topics today, and it can sometimes seem impossible to dissect and digest all...