Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Enterprise Information Archiving

Published: 03 November 2020

ID: G00465844

Analyst(s): Michael Hoeck , Jeff Vogel


EIA products support archiving and data retrieval, with an emphasis on compliance and e-discovery use cases. I&O leaders should use this research to evaluate solutions against organizational needs for the specific use cases and capabilities across multiple content types.

Table Of Contents


Strategic Planning Assumptions

What You Need to Know


  • Archive360 (Archive2Azure)
  • Barracuda (BMA, BCAS, View Archive)
  • Everteam (Information Governance Suite)
  • Global Relay (Archive)
  • Micro Focus (Digital Safe, Retain Unified Archiving)
  • Microsoft (Office 365, Exchange Archiving)
  • Mimecast (Cloud Archive)
  • Proofpoint (Enterprise Archive)
  • Smarsh (Professional, Enterprise, and Federal Archive)
  • Veritas Technologies (Enterprise Vault,
  • ZL Tech (Unified Archive)
  • Policy Management
  • Data Management
  • Search/Index
  • Administration
  • Content Types Support
  • E-Discovery
  • End-User Archiving and Access
  • AI/ML
  • Compliance
  • Operational Efficiency
  • E-Discovery
  • End-User Archiving

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