Storage market research reports

  • November 29, 2005 29 Nov'05



  • November 25, 2005 25 Nov'05

    Fibre Channel basics

    Learn about the pros and cons of FC, new developments in low-cost FC and comparisons with other storage protocols in this Fibre Channel basics guide.

  • July 08, 2005 08 Jul'05

    Storage Clips: IDC -- disk storage future is bright

    IDC predictions show a healthy increase in disk-based storage through 2009; SGI goes to the moon with NASA; QLogic incorporates a new chip.

  • April 01, 2005 01 Apr'05

    Reseller survey highlights growth prospects

    SOX, DR, VMware and virtualization are hot; EMC, NetApp and IBM gain share while HP, Veritas and Sun lose share, an R.W. Baird survey shows.

  • February 01, 2005 01 Feb'05

    Tech Report: Intelligent switches

    Switches can now handle storage management, performance management and security. Here's a comprehensive look at the pros and cons of intelligent switches.

  • January 06, 2005 06 Jan'05

    2004 Storage Products of the Year

    The editors of and Storage Magazine have researched and judged the best storage products of 2004. Based on innovation, performance, integration, manageability, functionality and value, here are the winners.

  • November 15, 2004 15 Nov'04

    2004 purchasing intentions survey results

    Twice a year since 2002, Storage magazine conducts its extensive Purchasing Intentions Survey with several hundred subscribers. Survey respondents are the IT pros on the front lines of buying, deploying and managing network storage products. ...

  • November 05, 2004 05 Nov'04

    EMC's DMX whips Clariion on innovation, survey says

    A study by TheInfoPro shows dissatisfaction among Clariion users, while the DMX continues to get high scores.

  • September 13, 2004 13 Sep'04

    SRM tools get sharper

    Process automation, performance tuning and better integration between products goes some way toward easing storage management, vendors claim.

  • July 28, 2004 28 Jul'04

    Products of the Year submission form

    Think your product is the best of 2004? Submit your best for the 2004 Products of the Year.

  • June 25, 2004 25 Jun'04

    Gartner: HP loses storage services market share

    The latest storage services report from Gartner shows that HP has slipped behind in the Americas region.

  • April 30, 2004 30 Apr'04

    Most users planning to use disk-based backups

    Hundreds of users at the Storage Decisions conference are using disk-based backup technologies now or plan to implement them over the next 12 months.

  • March 25, 2004 25 Mar'04

    Serial ATA product handbook

    Want to stay on top of SATA technology developments? We've assembled a list of several SATA-based systems and products that have been announced during the past few months.

  • January 02, 2004 02 Jan'04

    2004 predictions: A "cleansing" year for storage

    Founder and Consulting Analyst of the Taneja Group, Arun Taneja sees 2004 as a cleansing year for the industry.

  • December 30, 2003 30 Dec'03

    2003 Storage Products of the Year

    The editors of and Storage magazine sat down this past fall to assess the best products of 2003.

  • October 09, 2003 09 Oct'03

    Best storage Products of the Year 2003

    Nominate your company's Best storage Products of the Year 2003!

  • December 31, 2002 31 Dec'02

    Best storage products of the year

    The editors of and Storage magazine sat down this past fall to assess the best products of 2002.

  • December 17, 2002 17 Dec'02

    EMC banks big storage customers

    One week after analyst firm International Data Corp. ranked EMC as third in worldwide disk storage systems revenue, the company has bounced back with a slew of new government, financial and telecommunications customers.

  • October 02, 2002 02 Oct'02

    DataCore claims bragging rights after report lauds its performance

    DataCore has rebuffed EMC's claims that its SANsymphony product is less than stellar. The company is tooting its own horn after an Evaluator Group review gave it a big thumbs up.

  • September 20, 2002 20 Sep'02

    Users: Stop the squabbling and give me something I can use users want to be able to integrate both SAN and NAS technology into the infrastructure of their organizations but are frustrated by the lack of vendor cooperation, which could help them get there.

  • September 20, 2002 20 Sep'02

    Blow those bells and whistles elsewhere, users want reliability

    As budgets get tighter and storage gets more expensive, IT pros get tough with vendors.

  • June 21, 2002 21 Jun'02

    Gartner and you project storage's future

    The topsy-turvy storage world continues to get more complex with each passing day. While many of you are having problems managing your data today, the analysts at Gartner are looking ahead for you.

  • May 23, 2002 23 May'02

    Top 10 ROI pitfalls

    According to FutureSight Consulting's Bruce Scheer, mistakes are being made by managers and the vendors who support them when preparing ROI analyses. Where are the biggest mistakes being made when developing an ROI case? Before you invest millions ...

  • May 22, 2002 22 May'02

    Special two-part series on ROI

    Join SearchStorage for a special series on return on investment (ROI). Experts Bruce Scheer and John Berry will be participating in two live audio events dedicated to helping you evaluate and measure your ROI. Bruce will be moderating a talk on ...

  • December 02, 2001 02 Dec'01

    Storage industry-standard benchmark announced

    A consortium of vendors says it has developed the first industry-standard storage benchmark. Is it a panacea? Hardly. But, it is a step in the right direction, he says.

  • November 15, 2001 15 Nov'01

    Trio touts LTO's one million milestone

    One million cartridges based on the Linear Tape-Open (LTO) format have been shipped. While this bodes well for LTO, this major milestone in shipments is also a good indication of the move toward automation.

  • September 14, 2001 14 Sep'01

    SAN plans are being canned

    According to a Merrill Lynch report, in the industry should brace itself for a slowdown in SANs sales.

  • April 20, 2000 20 Apr'00

    2000 won't be the year of interoperable SANs