Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service

Published: 19 June 2017

ID: G00311593

Analyst(s): Ron Blair , Mark Jaggers

Summary

The disaster-recovery-as-a-service market consists of hundreds of providers, all with different approaches and capabilities. This creates immense complexity around vendor selection. I&O leaders should use this Magic Quadrant to help them evaluate providers of DRaaS services.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

  • Current Market
    • Key Differences in This Year's Magic Quadrant
    • Market
    • Provider Progress and Advancements
    • Magic Quadrant Scoring Emphasis
  • Context for Details Provided in Vendor Descriptions

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Acronis
    • Axcient
    • Bluelock
    • C&W Business
    • Carbonite
    • CloudHPT
    • Daisy
    • Databarracks
    • Datto
    • Evolve IP
    • Expedient
    • IBM
    • iland
    • Infrascale
    • Microsoft
    • NTT Communications
    • Peak 10
    • Quorum
    • Recovery Point
    • StorageCraft
    • Sungard Availability Services
    • TierPoint
    • Unitrends
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Notable Vendors

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
    • Product/Service
    • Overall Viability (Business Unit, Financial, Strategy, Organization): Financials
    • Sales Execution/Pricing
    • Market Responsiveness and Track Record
    • Marketing Execution
    • Customer Experience
    • Operations
  • Completeness of Vision
    • Market Understanding
    • Marketing Strategy
    • Sales Strategy
    • Offering (Product) Strategy
    • Business Model
    • Vertical/Industry Strategy
    • Innovation
    • Geographic Strategy
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players

Context

Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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