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IDC's Worldwide File and Object Based Storage Taxonomy
The continued expansion of business-critical information, diverse data sets, divisive data sources, and rich content with extended enterprises continues to change the storage dynamic in a wide range of industries and organizations. Organizing this expanding universe of file and object-based information in as efficient a manner as possible, while at the same time extracting value from it are quickly becoming core business mandates.
Fortunately, newer deployment and delivery models such as cloud-based content delivery, digital archiving and continual analysis are continuing to define file and object-based storage solutions. According to this latest file-based storage forecast, file and object-based storage solutions continue to outpace block-based data storage in terms of revenue and capacity. Take a look at this white paper to learn how these file and object-based storage systems are adapting to increased demand.