Analysis: Magic Quadrant for Midrange and High-End Modular Disk Arrays

15 November 2010

Roger W. Cox, Pushan Rinnen, Stanley Zaffos, Jimmie Chang
Gartner RAS Core Research Note G00207396

Midrange and high-end modular disk array storage systems offer the innovation and scalability required to cost-effectively meet demanding online storage requirements.

This Magic Quadrant represents vendors that sell into the end-user market branded midrange and high-end modular disk array storage systems that support block access protocols. Bolstered by continued technology innovation, enhanced scalability, expanded deployment of server virtualization infrastructures and renewed product refresh projects, the midrange and high-end modular disk array market grew a vibrant 9.7% between July 2009 and June 2010.