Hype Cycle for Storage Technologies, 2017

Archived Published: 19 July 2017 ID: G00313764

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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
      • Management Software-Defined Storage
      • Cloud Data Backup
    • At the Peak
      • Data Backup Tools for Mobile Devices
      • File Analysis
      • Open-Source Storage
      • Copy Data Management
      • Infrastructure SDS
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Integrated Systems: Hyperconvergence
      • Data Sanitization
      • Integrated Backup Appliances
      • Storage Cluster File Systems
      • Cross-Platform Structured Data Archiving
      • Information Dispersal Algorithms
      • Object Storage
      • Solid-State DIMMs
      • Emerging Data Storage Protection Schemes
      • Hybrid DIMMs
      • Enterprise Endpoint Backup
      • Cloud Storage Gateways
      • Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS)
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Public Cloud Storage
      • Virtual Machine Backup and Recovery
      • SaaS Archiving of Messaging Data
      • Online Data Compression
      • Storage Multitenancy
      • Enterprise Information Archiving
      • Automated Storage Tiering
      • Network-Based Replication Appliances
      • Continuous Data Protection
    • Entering the Plateau
      • Data Deduplication
      • External Storage Virtualization
      • Solid-State Arrays
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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