IDC's Worldwide Enterprise Storage Systems Taxonomy, 2020

IDC's Worldwide Enterprise Storage Systems Taxonomy, 2020

This IDC study provides a comprehensive overview and definitions for IDC's enterprise storage systems research, outlining market segmentations and measurement methodologies for the storage industry including classification by technology, vendor, geography, and revenue metrics."As additional classes of persistent solid state storage start to impact the enterprise storage segment, IDC is evolving its own market segment definitions to better reflect the new types of systems driving overall industry growth," said Eric Burgener, research vice president, Infrastructure Systems, Platforms, and Technologies. "Customers can expect to see the proliferation of new types of tiered systems that feature persistent and/or storage class memory, NAND flash-based SSDs, HDDs, and cloud storage — all managed from a unified interface."

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IDC's Worldwide Enterprise Storage Systems Taxonomy
Enterprise Storage Systems Taxonomy Changes for 2020
Taxonomy Overview
Definitions
Enterprise Storage Systems Suppliers
Branded Market View
Enterprise Storage Systems
External OEM Storage
Array Types
Fusion All Solid State Arrays
Fusion Hybrid Arrays
All-Flash Arrays, Hybrid Flash Arrays, and HDD-Only Arrays
Internal OEM Storage
ODM Direct Storage
Storage Product Categories
Software-Defined Infrastructure
Software-Defined Storage and File- and Object-Based Storage
Server-Based Storage
Data Organization and Access
Software-Defined Storage and File- and Object-Based Storage
Two Key SDS and FOBS Solution Building Blocks
SBS Hardware
SDS Controller Software
SDS and FOBS Market Segments
Other Definitions Related to All Market Segments
Enterprise Storage Systems Types
Media Types
Operating Systems
Architecture
Data Access Method
Installation Environments
Topology
Additional Definitions
Storage Class and Price Bands
Storage Class
Price Bands
Geographic Segmentation
Enterprise Storage Market Metrics
Revenue
Vendor Revenue
Value
Units
Terabytes
Gigabytes Per Unit
Average Selling Value and List Price
Exchange Rates
Future Outlook
Essential Guidance
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