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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Online Transaction Processing DBMS Servers, 2006


This new server market Magic Quadrant measures OLTP database management system serving workload. It demonstrates the maturity of proven Unix and mainframe technologies.

Published: 10 August 2006

ID: G00139934

Analyst(s): Philip Dawson, Jonathon Hardcastle, Andrew Butler, Donald Feinberg , Paul McGuckin

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
    • Addendum: Defining Technical Domains, Patterns and Services for Server Workloads
    • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Hardware
    • Software
    • Operating Systems
    • Software Stack
    • Vendors
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Comments
    • Bull NovaScale
    • Dell PowerEdge
    • Fujitsu Primepower
    • Fujitsu Primequest
    • Fujitsu Primergy
    • HP 9000
    • HP BladeSystem
    • HP Integrity
    • HP Integrity NonStop
    • HP ProLiant
    • IBM BladeCenter
    • IBM System i
    • IBM System p5
    • IBM System x
    • IBM System z
    • Stratus ftServer
    • Sun Fire T2000
    • Sun Fire U/SPARC IV+
    • Sun Fire x86
    • Unisys ES7000
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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