With all the changes to the analyst world these days, do these "magic" reports really mean all they used to?
Data Protection for the Modern World
The other day I read yet another blog about the “old” ways vs. a “new” way to do data protection. The post was from startup Rubrik. Each post I read like this has great intentions. They start out with a bunch of new buzz words – the new one they talk about in this particular post, which I hadn’t heard yet, is “SLA Domains”.
As you read blog posts by companies who provide data… Read more »
I read a blog post the other day entitled “Is Copy Data Management a Replacement for Backup?” One of the big reasons this topic has popped up is because 90% of revenue from the “vendors” the author talks about comes from backup. This article comes on the heels of Microsoft coming out saying ‘backup software is dead’. In addition, in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant ‘Strategic Planning Assumptions’ they said:By 2016, 20% of the… Read more »
In a recent blog post by Carol Silwa, Dave Russell from Gartner gives us his perspective on the status of current techniques for reducing primary storage. I have huge respect for Dave, and I think he does some fine work. In fact, Storwize is even a client of Gartner. But I must say that in this case, some clarification is in order. Allow me to elaborate:
It appears to me that Dave… Read more »