International Data Corporation (IDC) has prepared a report on worldwide quarterly purpose built backup appliances for third quarter of 2015. The report clearly suggests that in 3Q’15 a total of 831 Petabytes of capacity was shipped in worldwide market for purpose built backup appliances.
IDC defines purpose built backup appliances as disk based server engines that are used as a target for backup data and replicated backup data.
In the year 2014, almost at the same time, IDC concluded in its report that the revenue gained by PBBA was $796.4. The year 2015 witnessed a slight 2.2% year over year growth in the third quarter of this year, with the figure touching $813.6 million mark.
EMC remains the leader in this market with 61.4% revenue share, or $499 million, while Symantec and its VERITAS business came in at No. 2 with 14.3 percent or $116.5 million in revenues.
IBM and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) followed, with IBM generating 5.2 percent in market share or $42 million in revenues. HPE garnered 5 percent in revenue share or $40.4 million in revenues. Also Dell generated about $24 million revenue or 2.9 percent market share.
And to those who are in search of backup appliances for your enterprise needs, StoneFly Inc. offers a slew of backup products.
StoneFly DR365 is a Disaster Recovery Site in a box which offers the concession of consolidating all of the server, storage and backup systems needs into one easy to manage appliance with a central management console for handling backup operations.
StoneFly DR365 Fusion Cluster is a hyper-converged backup and disaster recovery high-availability appliance that provides its users with a total backup solution for all of their physical and virtual servers and workstations via a single box.
To those who are looking just for backup appliances, StoneFly Z Series of DR backup appliances provides a total backup solution for their physical and virtual servers and workstation needs.
And those who are looking for backup appliance in mini tower form factor, StoneFly M series of backup appliances perfectly fits into their needs.
As cloud is catching up the backup and recovery industry, StoneFly offers Cloud Backup Connect which is an easy and affordable way to begin storing all of the user’s valuable server and workstation backup info in the cloud. This solution is compatible with all existing and leading enterprise backup softwares. By going for this service, a backup connector of the user’s choice to a private, public, or hybrid cloud gets created.
StoneFly CDR365 is a perfect online backup solution that automates data backup to secure cloud storage. The application combines easy to use interface with a powerful functionality making a disaster recovery plan simple, reliable and affordable.
Thus, you have everything needed for an enterprise backup and recovery i.e. hardware backup and recovery appliances and cloud based backup and recovery appliances.
Then what are you waiting for?
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