Duplessie's theory of evolution

Duplessie, Steve
April 2007
Storage Magazine;Apr2007, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p72
The article discusses developments in the computer storage industry and those benefiting from the changes. EMC, Hitachi Data Systems and IBM still rule the storage industry but changes have forced new economic and operational realities to the forefront. One company that is benefiting is 3PAR which has been preaching utility computing and delivering quality of service. The company has sold hundreds of millions of dollars of gear because it enabled information technology to run as a legitimate sub-business with known deliverables. EqualLogic got 2,000 customers because it built systems that scale dynamically and be managed easily.


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