Products

This 4-page DCIG report compares key features found on the Dell EMC Data Domain and ExaGrid EX Systems deduplication backup target appliances and identifies which product has the edge in each area. Updated June 2018.
This 72-page report presents a fresh snapshot of the dynamic all-flash array (AFA) marketplace. It evaluates and ranks thirty-eight (38) enterprise class all-flash arrays that achieved rankings of Recommended or Excellent. These products come from nine (9) vendors including Dell EMC, Hitachi Vantara, HPE, Huawei, IBM, Kaminario, NetApp, Pure Storage and Tegile. DCIG’s succinct analysis provides insight into the state of the enterprise all-flash storage array marketplace, the benefits organizations can expect to achieve, and key features organizations should be aware of as they evaluate products. It also provides brief observations about the distinctive features of each product.

This 4-page DCIG report compares key features found using Datrium DVX and Nutanix NX.  Hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) architectures have gained increased market acceptance thanks to their des

The DCIG 2018-19 All-Flash Array Buyer's Guide is now available. This 64-page report presents a fresh snapshot of the dynamic all-flash array (AFA) marketplace. It evaluates and ranks thirty-two (32) enterprise class all-flash arrays that achieved rankings of Recommended or Excellent. These products come from seven (7) vendors including Dell EMC, Hitachi Vantara, HPE, Huawei, NetApp, Pure Storage and Tegile.

This 4 page DCIG report compares key features about Hyper-converged infrastructure architectures (HCIAs) which are foundational for the next generation of data centers.

For a limited time, this $99.95 report is available at no charge on TechTrove. This 4-page DCIG report compares key features found using HYCU Software or Rubrik.  Organizations of all sizes now look to hyper-converged infrastructure solutions such as the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform to provide them with their next generation of data center IT infrastructure services. As they do, they need software optimized for protecting Nutanix environments. HYCU Software and Rubrik are two early leaders in this space. Each possesses distinctive attributes that make one or the other better suited for providing data protection services when these conditions exist in your environment.
Using social media to deliver your message is now an essential part of any online marketing and advertising strategy. What started out as a way to connect, communicate, and engage with people has evolved into a highly targeted and effective way of selling your products, solutions, services—and your organization. In this paper, we’ll describe how the Internet and social media have altered the buyer’s journey and provide hints on what types of investments may work for you.
Technology has irrevocably changed the seller/buyer experience. While the end goal is still the same as it has been for many year—attracting and retaining customers to increase sales—how to do this effectively in today’s market has changed. This whitepaper describes the interaction process with a customer when selling a more complex technology solution in a Business-to-Business environment. It demystifies the interactions in this “buyer's journey” and helps you decide what deliverables to have or develop, and when to use them.
This 51-page DCIG Buyer’s Guide evaluates and ranks 22 cloud data protection appliance products from six different vendors. This Guide includes a product ranking sheet, individual product data sheets, and analyst commentary on feature availability and comparisons.
This 46-page DCIG Buyer’s Guide evaluates and ranks 22 deduplication backup target products from six different vendors. This Guide includes a product ranking sheet, individual product data sheets, and analyst commentary on feature availability and comparisons.

This 46-page DCIG Buyer’s Guide evaluates and ranks 24 hyperconverged products from five different vendors.