Critical Capabilities for Enterprise Information Archiving

Archived Published: 13 February 2017 ID: G00298303

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Enterprise information archiving products provide governance, archiving and retrieval of enterprise digital information. I&O leaders should review suitability of the 16 EIA products evaluated here, based on the ability to support four use cases and seven critical capabilities.

Table of Contents

  • What You Need to Know
  • Analysis
    • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
    • Vendors
      • Actiance (Alcatraz, Vantage, Socialite)
      • Barracuda (Message Archiver, Cloud Archiving Service)
      • Bloomberg (Vault)
      • Capax Discovery (Capax Archive Solutions, Zovy)
      • Commvault
      • Dell EMC (SourceOne)
      • Global Relay (Archive)
      • Google (Vault)
      • HPE (Digital Safe)
      • Micro Focus (GWAVA Retain)
      • Microsoft (Exchange Archiving)
      • Mimecast (Cloud Archive for Email)
      • Proofpoint (Enterprise Archive)
      • Smarsh (The Archiving Platform)
      • Veritas (Enterprise Vault, Enterprise
      • ZL Technologies (Unified Archive)
    • Context
    • Product/Service Class Definition
    • Critical Capabilities Definition
      • Policy Management
      • Data Management
      • Search/Index
      • Administration
      • Content Type Support
      • E-Discovery
      • End-User Archiving and Access
    • Use Cases
      • Compliance
      • Operational Efficiency
      • E-Discovery
      • End-User Archiving
    • Vendors Added and Dropped
      • Added
      • Dropped
  • Inclusion Criteria
    • Critical Capabilities Rating
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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