Storage market research reports
- July 30, 2015
More than half of our surveyed companies are using flash now, with plans to use it for more than just mission-critical apps.
- July 06, 2015
It's easy to understand why server virtualization has become so popular among IT admins. Virtual servers are flexible, mobile and can be deployed or decommissioned rapidly. However, managing storage for virtual environments can be difficult. Many ...
- June 08, 2015
Disk storage revenue grew 6.8 percent during the first quarter of 2015, with server-based and hyperscale storage picking up the slack for SAN and NAS sales according to IDC's latest storage tracker ...
- June 05, 2015
The best approaches to using cloud storage create a seamless integration between on-premises and cloud storage. Integration of a cloud tier with on-premises storage can be accomplished in a number of ways. Some will prefer purpose-built software ...
- April 06, 2015
VMware has been shaking up data storage for years, and its VVOLs technology just might revolutionize it. The newly introduced VMware VVOLs have vendors scrambling to support it or risk becoming irrelevant in the virtual machine storage market. VVOLs...
- April 03, 2015
In a very close contest, Hitachi lands in our winner's circle for enterprise storage array vendors for the fifth time.
- March 06, 2015
Storage revenue rebounded in the fourth quarter of 2014, no thanks to the large vendors. Total storage revenue grew 7.2 percent to nearly $10.6 billion and external (networked) storage increased ...
- March 04, 2015
We've come a long way, baby, but we still haven't worked out all the kinks in configuring and provisioning VM storage.
- January 05, 2015
Our ninth annual survey collected user feedback regarding the service and reliability of NAS storage systems.
- December 08, 2014
External storage revenue increased less than one percent year-over-year last quarter, with none of the major vendors growing more than 3.5 percent. That’s better than the two previous quarters of ...
- December 05, 2014
For 12 years, Storage magazine has presented its roster of new data storage trends that are ready to have an impact in data centers. We’ll tell you why VMware VVOLs, all-flash arrays, cloud disaster recovery, flash caching, server SANs and...
- November 03, 2014
For 12 consecutive years we have surveyed Storage readers to get a picture of the kind of salaries and benefits data storage expertise commands, and our 2014 salary survey confirms what we’ve seen over the years: storage pros are well paid...
- July 02, 2014
Solid-state technology deployments continue to climb. However, the favorite implementation method has switched from hybrid arrays to all-flash arrays.
- June 13, 2014
Fueled by triple-digit percentage growth in revenue, IBM and Pure Storage were the market leaders for solid-state arrays (SSA) in 2013, according to a report released this week by Gartner Inc. ...
- May 01, 2014
Non-stop data growth and the need for speed are still the driving forces behind storage budget plans for 2014.