Map 2019 for File Storage

November 2019

The Coldago Research Map 2019 for File Storage is released. It lists and ranks 26 vendors playing in the file storage market space covering HPC storage, NAS and file server software and hardware.


Companies listed by alpha order are: Atos, DDN, Dell EMC, FujitsuHitachi VantaraHPEHuaweiIBM, Inspur, Lenovo, Microsoft, NEC, NetApp, Oracle, Panasas, Pure Storage, Quantum, QumuloQuobyte, Rozo Systems, StorageCraft, SUSE, ThinkParQ, VAST Data, Veritas and WekaIO.


The Map unveils 5 leadersDDNDell EMCIBMNetApp and Qumulo.


We also detect 4 BlitzScalers(1) among these 26 vendors: Pure StorageQumuloVAST Data and



Here is the table of contents:

  • Introduction

  • Market

  • Product and Technology Definitions

  • List of Vendors and Products

  • Product Segmentation

  • The Map

  • Vendors Details

  • Future Directions

  • Criteria and Methodologies

  • Map Definition

  • Conclusion


You can purchase the document ($4,490) by emailing

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Published September 30th, 2019
Document #CR-2019-201-13
Lead Analyst Philippe Nicolas

(1) BlitzScaler refers to the book of Reid Hoffman, founder and former CEO of LinkedIn, titled “Blitzscaling”