Gartner Research

Market Guide for Structured Data Archiving and Application Retirement

Published: 02 July 2018

ID: G00336258

Analyst(s): Garth Landers , Julian Tirsu


Despite growth in the structured data archiving market, the adoption of SaaS-based business applications may lead to market contraction for archiving solutions in the future. I&O leaders must select solutions based on relevant use cases and match these with the value of a do-it-yourself approach.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

  • Market Description

Market Direction

Market Analysis

Representative Vendors

  • Market Introduction

Market Recommendations

  • Use Generalist SDA Products for Heterogeneous Environments but Choose Specialty Products Where Environments Require Specific Domain Knowledge
  • Ensure That Your SDA Solution Meets Longer-Term Requirements by Assessing Vendor Roadmaps for Future Investments in Their SDA Products
  • Optimize Cost and Efficiency by Developing DIY Approaches Where Appropriate

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