Storage

Covering the innovative and disruptive technologies, systems and software implemented to meet the ever-evolving business demands on storage infrastructure.

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  • M&A Outlook 2017: Semiconductors, Systems and Storage

    Even after a recent record tech M&A run, dealmakers still had ambitious shopping plans in 2016. Across the globe, tech acquirers announced $500bn worth of transactions in the just-completed year, ranking 2016 as the second-highest annual total since the internet bubble burst. More than any other year, 2016 saw an expansion of buyers beyond the 'usual suspects,' as old-line companies got caught up in transforming their businesses through M&A.

    Storage Systems & Software Infrastructure

  • Voice of the Enterprise: Storage, Vendor Evaluations - Quarterly Advisory Report

    Combining a proprietary panel of more than 45,000 senior IT buyers with our robust data-collection methodologies, 451 Research's Voice of the Enterprise: Storage tracks and analyzes the disruption occurring in the market today and exposes the major opportunities for enterprises, IT vendors, suppliers and investors. The study represents more than 700 completes of a web-based survey, completed by IT and storage decision-makers worldwide, primarily based in North America and Europe, and supplemented by 25 in-depth, phone-based interviews. The sample is representative of small, medium, large and very large organizations in both the private and public sectors. In addition to regular quarterly topics, the survey focuses on evaluations of the suppliers of storage products and services, including both primary storage and backup/recovery storage capabilities. This includes the 451 Research Vendor Window, which plots enterprise adoption as well as Promise and Fulfillment indices that compare vendors' effectiveness at both marketing and execution. The study also looks at budgets, as well as the role and impact of storage transformation initiatives on enterprise IT strategies.

    Storage

  • Voice of the Enterprise: Storage, Vendor Evaluations - Regional and Worldwide Crosstabs

    The Voice of the Enterprise: Storage, Vendor Evaluations survey was conducted during the months of September and October 2016. The quarterly Excel Crosstab includes complete worldwide and regional survey results, including key metrics and segmentations. The survey represents more than 720 completed surveys and 20 hour-long interviews from pre-qualified IT decision-makers primarily based in North America, Europe and Asia. In addition to regular quarterly topics, this survey captures customer ratings of leading vendors before and after implementation. Markets covered include Primary Storage and Backup and Recovery.

    Storage

  • Voice of the Enterprise: Storage, Vendor Evaluations - Quarterly Worldwide Crosstabs

    The Voice of the Enterprise: Storage, Vendor Evaluations survey was conducted during the months of September and October 2016. The quarterly Excel Crosstab includes complete worldwide survey results, including key metrics and segmentations. The survey represents more than 720 completed surveys and 20 hour-long interviews from pre-qualified IT decision-makers primarily based in North America, Europe and Asia. In addition to regular quarterly topics, this survey captures customer ratings of leading vendors before and after implementation. Markets covered include Primary Storage and Backup and Recovery.

    Storage