Not Just Speeds And Feeds
In days gone by vendors of data storage systems would sell their products based on the capacity their technology could provide and how fast data could be entered and extracted from a system.
Today data is stored everywhere, in on-premise and cloud systems, in primary storage and data backup and archive systems, behind a firewall or in a public cloud system. IT faces the challenge of tracking, managing, securing and providing access to all that data. The focus of many of today's storage startups is providing the technology to do just that.
Here's a look at 10 emerging vendors in the storage arena that you should be aware of.