Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Disaster Recovery as a Service

Published: 15 December 2015

ID: G00276765

Analyst(s): John Morency , Christine Tenneson


Gartner has identified eight critical capabilities and four use cases to provide rankings on the DRaaS offerings from 14 selected service providers. IT leaders should use this research to identify and evaluate DRaaS providers with capabilities that align with their organization's recovery needs.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know

  • What Has Changed From the Prior Critical Capabilities Assessment


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • Acronis
    • Axcient
    • Bluelock
    • C&W Business
    • Databarracks
    • IBM Resiliency Services
    • iland
    • NTT Communications
    • Peak 10
    • Seagate
    • Sungard AS
    • Verizon
    • VMware
    • Windstream
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Physical/Virtual System Recovery
    • Testing and Declaration
    • Service Manageability
    • Pricing Policy
    • Resiliency
    • Security and Compliance
    • Value-Added Services
    • Customer Experience
  • Use Cases
    • Production and Application Data Recovery
    • Mission-Critical Workload Recovery
    • Extended Recovery Operations
    • Managed Service Failover
  • Service Providers Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Excluded Providers
  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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