SMB Network Storage: EMC
CEO: Joe Tucci
EMC, for the second consecutive year, took first place overall in the SMB Network Storage category. The vendor's highest mark was a 105.8 in product quality and reliability. EMC won each of the three subcategories, although newcomer Buffalo Technology posted wins in the post-sales support and ease of doing business criteria. Buffalo came in second overall, followed by Dell, HP and D-Link.