We are Silverton Consulting,
a storage industry analyst agency.
We supply vendor and IT storage analyst services.
supplying storage industry analyst services to storage vendors and their business partners.
supplying SWOT, technology management, and strategic planning.
supplying competitive analysis, performance tuning, development process review.
Data center services
supplying data storage & backup selection, purchase, setup and ongoing maintenance/tuning.
Our free monthly newsletter highlights major storage announcements and always covers recent performance benchmark results from SPECsfs, SPC, and Microsoft ESRP.
Our Analyst Research
NAS Buying Guide
Our guide to purchasing file storage containing feature comparisons, performance rankings & our NFS and CIFS/SMB ChampionCharts.
SAN Storage Buying Guide
Our guide to block storage with feature comparisons, performance rankings with OLTP, Throughput & Email ChampionCharts.
SAN-NAS Buying Guide
Our guide to choosing between file and block storage with product descriptions, characteristics, questions for vendors, & helpful hints.
We offer vendor marketing, strategic planning, data center &IT and new product development services.
SCI’s latest SPEC sfs2014 performance report as of March 2018July 2, 2018
Infinidat announces new storage, replication & backup appliances + cloud storageJuly 2, 2018
SCI’s Storage Performance Council (SPC) performance report as of February 2018June 11, 2018
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