An IDC Continuous Intelligence Service
Storage software has become the pivotal element in allowing customers to gain maximum utilization from their complex storage environments. As the scale and complexity of networked storage environments continue to grow, customers depend on storage software to let them manage these environments as integrated, virtualized "pools" of storage capacity. Storage software also enables ongoing key functions such as backup and recovery, replication, and file system management. IDC's Storage Software service identifies and analyzes the opportunities, technologies, and trends that are reshaping the storage software market and continue to drive its growth. This service provides the market intelligence necessary to help product, marketing, and strategic planning professionals create successful business strategies. Subscribers to this service receive direct access to IDC's top industry experts, who can supply competitive analysis and positioning advice, identify strategic partnering opportunities, assist with speaking to the investment community, provide press quotes, and more.
This service covers the following segments of the storage software market:
Throughout the year, this service will address the following topics:
Key Questions Answered
Our research addresses the following issues that are critical to your success:
IDC's Storage Software service analyzes the strategies, market positions, and future directions of major vendors in the storage software market. A representative list of these vendors may include:
Adaptec, Avanade, Bakbone, Brocade Communications Systems, Cisco Systems Corp., Computer Associates, CreekPath Systems, Crosswalk, Dell, EMC, FalconStor, Fujitsu, Hitachi, HP, IBM, Iron Mountain, LSI Logic, Microsoft, MTI Technology, NEC, NetEx, Network Appliance, NSI Software, Revivio, SGI, StorageTek, Sun Microsystems, Symantec Corp., VERITAS Software, and Yosemite Technologies.
Throughout the year, this service will offer insight into the latest trends impacting the market. Potential studies include:
Worldwide Backup and Archive Software Forecast and Analysis with Vendor Shares
Worldwide Storage Resource Management Software Forecast and Analysis with Vendor Shares
Worldwide Storage Replication Software Forecast and Analysis with Vendor Shares
A Complete Intelligence Solution
IDC offers a complete market intelligence solution customized to meet your business requirements. The array of products and services available to you includes:
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IDC's Investment Philosophy
As a privately held company, IDC believes that our customers are our primary constituency. A large percentage of every revenue dollar is reinvested back into our products, including more analysts, more geographic coverage, and extensive primary research.
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