There’s a number of vendors that sell enterprise storage hardware or offer cloud-based enterprise storage. View Webopedia’s Enterprise storage vendor list here.
Enterprise storage is a broad category that includes products and services designed to assist large organizations with saving and retrieving digital information. Organizations can choose to purchase and deploy on-premises enterprise storage systems, or they can choose to store their data with an external cloud computing service.
Recommended Reading: Webopedia’s enterprise storage definition.
The following list of vendors sell enterprise storage hardware or offer cloud-based enterprise storage:
Enterprise Storage Hardware Vendors
Companies that sell enterprise storage hardware include the following:
– Direct Data Networks (DDN)
– Hitachi Data Systems (HDS)
– Tandberg Data
Cloud-Based Enterprise Storage Vendors
Companies that offer cloud-based enterprise storage include the following:
– ADrive Enterprise
– Amazon Web Services
– Microsoft Windows Azure
Open Source Enterprise Storage
Open source projects related to enterprise storage include the following:
– iSCSI Enterprise Target
Cisco, Brocade, Emulex and QLogic are the biggest makers of enterprise storage networking switches and adapters.
This article was originally published on January 24, 2014