Top 20 Storage Solution Companies-2021

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to accelerate the wave of digitalization across multiple industry sectors, the storage, management, protection, and valuation of data have become vital functions in business IT operations. And as the surge in data volumes increasing with each passing day, its storage technologies, in particular, are evolving at a rapid pace to cope with the growing demand for edge computing and highly scalable data infrastructures. At the same time, the use of innovative technologies such as AI, ML, robotics, and blockchain is driving a need for reliable and more efficient

From a technology standpoint, the transforming data-processing needs within organizations enable advancements in hardware technologies and network storage ecosystems, driving rapid scalability and enhanced layers of cybersecurity. Innovative storage solution providers are also implementing software-defined storage offerings to assist clients in their journey to achieve high-performance and high-speed data processes across all departments.

With a comprehensive understanding of these new developments, CIOReview has compiled a list of leading storage solution providers to guide firms in harnessing the power of emerging technologies to tackle today’s data processing challenges. In this edition, CIOReview’s editorial board has identified the ’20 Most Promising Storage Solution Providers – 2021.’ The companies showcased in this issue have exhibited extensive knowledge, strategy, and means to delivering services that ensure effective and long-term data storage, security, and communication benefits. We hope this edition helps you build partnerships that you and your firm require to foster better protected and faster data processes.

    Top Storage Solution Companies

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    Buurst is a cloud-based storage provider operating in the AWS and Azure clouds. The company was born with a singular focus on “disrupting the traditional storage market by not selling you more storage.” In doing so, the company has developed a nimble, cost-effective data migration and performance management solution that opens new opportunities and capabilities for organizations to achieve success.At the core, Buurst challenges the conventional model of charging organizations an additional storage fee by the gigabyte, terabyte or petabyte of data.

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    InfoBeyond is known for providing advanced communication, security and intelligence solutions. The company aims at developing innovative solutions that solve some of today’s most critical IT challenges. It specializes in cybersecurity, big data, and wireless/satellite communication. The products the company offers include security protocol tool, NXdrive, cloud security architecture tool and imageR. The team at InfoBeyond also provides solutions for cybersecurity, big data and machine learning, networking and communications, and blockchain. Their efficiency systems, mathetical modeling, prototyping, system design, theoretical analysis helps them provide personalized services to their clients

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    Providing high-performance enterprise solutions with no single point of failure and scalability to petabytes for on-premise storage

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    Total Records is a provider of information management services. The company offers document management, vault services, web access and other record management services. Total Records has a one-of-a-kind facility designed from the ground up to be a records storage facility. The company is willing to work with customers to provide a unique solution to their specific requirement with fully customizable service options. Total Records is a family-owned and operated business with more than 5 decades in business. They service a wide range of industries including legal, financial, healthcare, government, insurance, education, automotive, manufacturing, retail and many more

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    Unigen, a global corporation in the design and manufacture of original and custom flash storage and DRAM module solutions, dub themselves as the incubator for new technologies. Unigen is actively enabling the startups that it serves, with cutting edge, next-generation storage technologies while fulfilling their EMS manufacturing needs. In the data center ecosystem of hyperscalers, Unigen addresses the performance and configuration needs of its customers, unlike any other. Storage and memory is at the core of what the company does, alongside proficiency in testing, from design, qualification, RDT capabilities, including in-house functional and burn-in test programs. The company also addresses the embedded storage market with endless support for legacy components, from routers to switches or elements of it

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    CTERA

    CTERA

    CTERA enables enterprise IT to provide secure file services from any cloud. Trusted by leading service providers, the CTERA Enterprise File Services Platform is a private cloud IT-as-a-Service platform for storing, syncing, sharing, protecting and governing data across endpoints, remote offices and servers

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    DataCore Software

    DataCore Software

    DataCore Software is a leading independent software vendor specializing in storage virtualization, storage management, and storage networking. DataCore has thousands of customers worldwide and, through its network, of authorized and trained solution providers, offers its rich set of core competencies to solve some of the biggest challenges facing businesses today.

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    Dell EMC

    Dell EMC

    Dell EMC serves a key role in providing the essential infrastructure for organizations to build their digital future, transform IT and protect their most important asset, information. Dell EMC enables their enterprise customers’ IT and digital business transformation through trustedhybrid cloud and big-data solutions, built upon a modern data center infrastructure that incorporates industry-leading converged infrastructure, servers, storage, and cybersecurity technologies.

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    Dropbox

    Dropbox

    Dropbox provides secure file sharing, collaboration, and storage solutions. It aims to unleash the world’s creative energy by designing a more enlightened way of working. 500 million registered users around the world use Dropbox to work the way they want, on any device, wherever they go

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    Infinidat

    Infinidat

    Infinidat is an information technology company that offers a data storage software platform designed to store and protect numerous petabytes of data. Infinidat’s software-focused architecture, an evolution, and revolution in data management design. It specializes in the fields of storage, big data, cloud, IT, NAS, SAN, and object storage.

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    Mainline

    Mainline

    As an end-to-end provider, Mainline Information Systems makes it easy to acquire and implement best-fit, future-proof storage solutions. The company takes a customer-centric approach to help clients select the solution that most effectively meets their needs and budget. With extensive working knowledge of the available storage offerings as well as top vendor certifications, Mainline’s storage experts architect the optimal solution that suits their client’s needs and budget. Mainline’s goal is to deliver storage solutions that increase business effectiveness and efficiency

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    MinIO

    MinIO

    MinIO is the fastest growing Cloud Storage software provider. MinIO is a cloud storage server released under Apache License v2, compatible with Amazon S3 cloud storage service.

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    NetApp

    NetApp

    NetApp is a hybrid cloud data services company. NetApp creates storage and data management solutions that are designed to help customers accelerate business breakthroughs and achieve outstanding cost efficiency. Their mission has always been to help their customers achieve what matters most to them.

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    OakGate Technology

    OakGate Technology

    OakGate Technology is a leading vendor of test, validation, and benchmarking products and services to the storage industry. This privately held company is a recognized leader in test and validation tools for reliable state storage. Our customers include top-tier component suppliers, drive manufacturers, and storage system OEMs worldwide. Based in Loomis, California, OakGate Technology was founded in 2008 by industry veterans from storage and server industries. OakGate's highly capable and flexible platforms support all popular storage protocols and are based on advanced, proprietary software and industry-standard hardware. It's turnkey system platforms are available in desktop, rack-mount or integrated configurations and support PCIe, SAS, SATA and FC protocols

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    Rasilient

    Rasilient

    RASILIENT Systems, Inc. provides video surveillance storage platforms and system software. It offers storage system technologies, including a storage appliance, which is a 2U/12 bay SBB based enclosure for video surveillance applications for system integrator and OEM customers.

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    Red Hat

    Red Hat

    Offers the novel Data Services, which the company’s broader vision to unlock the new potential of the containerized hybrid cloud environments and lead toward the futuristic DevOps practices.Red Hat has enabled a consistent Data Services experience for customers across private cloud, and any number of public clouds. As opposed to typical data-as-a-service model where data is delivered as an asset, the Data Services they offer enable customers to be able offer data-as-a-service to their internal and external stakeholders

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    Scality

    Scality

    Scality is a venture-backed software company that solves problems associated with large-scale storage management and infrastructure. Scality software-based RING storage delivers billions of files to five hundred million users daily with 100% availability. The RING makes standard x86 servers scale to hundreds of petabytes and billions of objects. The RING’s end-to-end parallelarchitecture provides unsurpassed performance, while its patented object storage core increases availability and durability and dramatically reduces operational costs

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    SmartVault

    SmartVault

    SmartVault, a leading provider of online document storage and secure file sharing solutions, is designed to solve the unique security and workflow needs of accounting professionals and the businesses they serve. SmartVault’s unique, patented integration with popular small- and medium-sized business applications such as QuickBooks, Xero andFreshBooks, creates a seamless user experience for scanning, attaching, and finding documents within a familiar application.

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    Western Digital

    Western Digital

    Western Digital (WD) develops, manufactures, and sells data storage solutions. Its solutions enable consumers, businesses, governments, and other organizations to create, manage, experience, and preserve digital content.The company offers hard disk drives (HDDs) and solid-state drives for desktop and notebook personal computers (PCs) as well asthe performance enterprise and capacity enterprise markets.

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    Pure Storage

    Pure Storage

    Pure Storage is an all-flash enterprise storage company that enables broad deployment of flash in data centers