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Competitive Landscape: Infrastructure Software-Defined Storage

Published: 06 August 2018

ID: G00350739

Analyst(s): Robert Preston, Roger W. Cox, Santanu Patro


Infrastructure software-defined storage enables an organization to store data and run applications beyond the boundaries of its data center. Technology product managers should prioritize platform independence and API-based automation in their iSDS development.

Table Of Contents


  • Competitive Situation and Trends
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
  • Competitive Profiles
    • DataCore
    • Hedvig
    • IBM
    • NetApp
    • Nexenta
    • Red Hat
    • StorMagic
    • Veritas Technologies
    • VMware
  • References and Methodology
  • Definitions

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