Top ROI: #5 EMC
EMC's Enterprise Network Storage (SAN or NAS) VARs awarded the vendor an 84.8 in ROI. The score was tops in the product category for ROI, roundly beating competitors Dell, Hitachi Data Systems, HP, NetApp and Oracle. The criteria helped EMC win the partnership subcategory, as well as the Enterprise Network Storage category overall. In 2009, EMC also earned the highest marks in this category for ROI.