According to Industry Analysts

ExaGrid has been profiled and referenced extensively by leading industry analysts in various industry publications and briefs. Selected comments and reports are highlighted below.

Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances

Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances

Pushan Rinnen, Dave Russell, Robert Rhame

Abstract: "ExaGrid is named sole 'Visionary' in the 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances." To download the full report, click here.

Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances

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DCIG 2016-17 U.S. Enterprise Deduplicating Backup Appliance Buyer’s Guide

DCIG 2016-17 U.S. Enterprise Deduplicating Backup Appliance Buyer’s Guide

The Insider's Guide to Evaluating Deduplicating Backup Appliances from Providers Based in the U.S.

Charley McMaster and Ben Maas
DCIG, September 2016

Abstract: "DCIG once again looks at deduplication in its 2016-17 U.S. Enterprise Deduplicating Backup Appliance Buyer's Guide, refreshing last year's guide on this same topic. The introduction of new technologies and updating existing technologies in these appliances over the past year have again served to shift the deduplicating backup appliance landscape as many previously available deduplication appliances are now gone as vendors continually refresh their product lines and bring out new models."

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DCIG 2016-17 Sub-$100K Deduplicating Backup Appliance Buyer’s Guide

DCIG 2016-17 Sub-$100K Deduplicating Backup Appliance Buyer’s Guide

The Insider's Guide to Evaluating Deduplicating Backup Appliances with a List Price of $100K or Less

Charley McMaster and Ben Maas
DCIG, September 2016

Abstract: "DCIG once again looks at deduplication in its 2016-17 Sub-$100K Enterprise Deduplicating Backup Appliance Buyer's Guide, refreshing last year's guide on this same topic. The introduction of new technologies and updating existing technologies in these appliances over the past year have again served to shift the deduplicating backup appliance landscape as many previously available deduplication appliances are now gone as vendors continually refresh their product lines and bring out new models."

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ExaGrid-Veeam Accelerated Data Mover

ExaGrid-Veeam Accelerated Data Mover

Kerry Dolan, Lab Analyst and Brian Garrett, Vice President, ESG Lab
October 2016

Abstract: "This ESG Lab review documents hands-on testing of the ExaGrid-Veeam Accelerated Data Mover, with particular focus on its ability to improve the performance and efficiency of both full and synthetic full backups."

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Three Recommendations for Evaluating Data Deduplication to Ensure Storage and Bandwidth Efficiency While Delivering Fast Backups, Restores, and Recoveries

Three Recommendations for Evaluating Data Deduplication to Ensure Storage and Bandwidth Efficiency While Delivering Fast Backups, Restores, and Recoveries

Jerome Wend
June 2016

Abstract: "Although deduplication solves disk storage and offsite replication challenges, deduplication by its very nature is highly compute intensive and creates three new challenges around backup and restore. By not understanding these three new challenges, many organizations find themselves in a position where they have implemented deduplication in a manner that is neither optimal for their environment nor do they have a clear path forward to success."

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Disk Backup Appliances with Data Deduplication Need to Keep Pace

Disk Backup Appliances with Data Deduplication Need to Keep Pace

Product Spotlight: ExaGrid

George Crump
January 2015

Abstract: "Data protection software is keeping pace with features like changed block backups and inplace recovery, but for these new features to be fully realized requires that the data protection storage also keeps pace. Many are woefully falling behind."

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SSG-NOW Labs First Look

SSG-NOW Labs First Look

ExaGrid Appliances: Backup Targets for Every Need

Logan G. Harbaugh
SSG-NOW, July 2015

Abstract: "ExaGrid's appliances offer all the features an administrator might look for in a backup target, with great ingest speeds and scalability. ExaGrid offers ten appliances, from 1TB to 32TB, with scale-out grids of up to 25 appliances, allows for an inexpensive entry point and enough capacity for even large data centers."

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