Map 2021 for Object Storage

December 2021

The Coldago Research Map 2021 for Object Storage is released. It lists and ranks 17 vendors playing in the object storage market segment.


Companies listed by alpha order are: Cloudian, Cohesity, Commvault, DataCore, DDN, Dell, Fujitsu, Hitachi Vantara, Huawei, IBM, Huawei, IBM, MinIO, NetApp, Pure Storage, Quantum, Scality, Spectra Logic and VAST Data.


The Map unveils 6 leaders: Cloudian, Hitachi Vantara, IBM, MinIO, NetApp and Pure Storage.


We also detect 3 BlitzScalers(1) among these 17 vendors: MinIO, Pure Storage and VAST Data.

Here is the table of contents:

  • Introduction

  • Market, Products and Technology Trends

  • List of Vendors and Products

  • The Coldago Index

  • The Coldago Map

  • Vendors Details

  • Future Directions

  • Criteria and Methodologies

  • Vendors to watch, added and dropped

  • Map Definition

  • Conclusion


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December 1st, 2021

Document #CR-2021-208-11

Lead Analyst Philippe Nicolas

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