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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.
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Our Analyst Research
NAS Storage 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 Storage 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 Microsoft Exchange Solution Reviewed Program (ESRP) performance report as of April’16April 29, 2016
SCI’s latest SPEC sfs2008 & sfs2014 performance report as of March’16March 28, 2016
EMC announces VMAX all-flash & VMAX mainframe storageFebruary 29, 2016
SCI’s latest SPC-1 & SPC-2 performance report as of February’16February 24, 2016
SCI’s latest SPEC sfs2008 & sfs2014 performance report as of December’15December 23, 2015
SCI’s latest SPC-1 and SPC-2 performance report for November’15November 20, 2015
SCI’s latest Exchange Solution Reviewed Program (ESRP) performance report as of October’15October 28, 2015
IBM announces new DS8880 product family for open and mainframe systemsOctober 21, 2015
GreyBeards talk HPC storage with Frederic Van Haren, former Sr. Dir. of HPC at Nuance
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