2. Financial Factor Heavyweight: NetApp
Category: Enterprise Networking Storage
Financial Factors Rating: 78.9
NetApp moved from third place in 2010 to first place this year in the financial Factors subcategory. The vendor won every criteria in Financial Factors, with the exception of tying for first with EMC in the dollars attached criterion. NetApp's 78.9 was more than three points higher than EMC and Dell, which tied for second in Financial Factors.