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Choose the Right Hierarchical Storage Management Solution for File Archiving: Vendor Strengths and Challenges

Published: 22 March 2010

ID: G00175416

Analyst(s): Sheila Childs


Hierarchical storage management is part of a data management strategy that addresses storage cost and growth. HSM and virtualized file archiving vendors continue to provide an alternative to indexed file archiving offered as part of enterprise information archiving solutions.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • HSM and Virtualized File Archiving — Still Adding Value
  • Traditional HSM Vendors
    • CaminoSoft Technologies
    • EMC
    • IBM
    • KOM Networks
    • Moonwalk
    • Novell
    • Oracle (Sun)
    • QStar Technologies
    • Quantum
    • Rocket Software
    • Seven10
    • SGI
  • File Virtualization Archiving
    • F5

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