Hype Cycle for Storage Technologies, 2016

Archived Published: 05 July 2016 ID: G00302826

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This Hype Cycle evaluates storage-related hardware and software technologies in terms of their business impact, adoption rate and maturity level to help users decide where and when to invest.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • Off the Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • Shared Accelerated Storage
      • Cloud Data Backup
      • Management SDS
      • File Analysis
    • At the Peak
      • Data Backup Tools for Mobile Devices
      • Open-Source Storage
      • Copy Data Management
      • Information Dispersal Algorithms
      • Integrated Systems: Hyperconvergence
      • Infrastructure SDS
      • Solid-State DIMMs
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Integrated Backup Appliances
      • Data Sanitization
      • Object Storage
      • Storage Cluster File Systems
      • Cross-Platform Structured Data Archiving
      • Emerging Data Storage Protection Schemes
      • Enterprise Endpoint Backup
      • Hybrid DIMMs
      • Virtual Machine Backup and Recovery
      • Cloud Storage Gateway
      • Disaster Recovery as a Service
      • Public Cloud Storage
      • Online Data Compression
    • Climbing the Slope
      • SaaS Archiving of Messaging Data
      • Storage Multitenancy
      • Solid-State Arrays
      • Automatic Storage Tiering
      • Enterprise Information Archiving
      • Data Deduplication
      • Network-Based Replication Appliances
      • Continuous Data Protection
      • External Storage Virtualization
    • Entering the Plateau
      • EFSS
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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