ESG Lab Analyst Kerry Dolan discusses ESG's recent testing of Dell Foglight for Citrix XenDesktop.
This ESG Lab Spotlight provides a high level look at the Acronis Access Advanced enterprise file sync and share solution.
ESG Lab Analyst Kerry Dolan discusses ESG's recent testing of Acronis Access Advanced, a secure solution for file access, sync, and share.
This ESG Lab review documents testing and auditing of the Dell DR Series storage/deduplication appliance, with a focus on the new features available with version 3.2 of the operating system, including encryption at rest, NDMP and iSCSI virtual tape library (VTL) support, and performance improvements.
ESG's Terri McClure and Kerry Dolan discuss Connected Data Transporter, a private cloud file sync and share solution, which recently underwent an ESG Test Drive.
This ESG Lab review documents testing and performance auditing of the NetBackup 5330 Backup Appliance.
This report documents the results of an ESG Lab Test Drive of the Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere (HCP Anywhere) private file sync and share appliance from Hitachi Data Systems.
ESG Lab tested Nasuni with a focus on evaluating file data access and control, unlimited scalability, and built-in data protection and security.
This report documents the results of an ESG Lab Test Drive of the Transporter private file sync and share appliance from Connected Data.
This ESG Lab Validation report documents hands-on testing and validation of NexGen’s N5 SPX end-to-end flash hybrid storage solution. Testing was designed to confirm the ease of use, manageability, and performance benefits that can be achieved in a clustered Microsoft SQL Server environment with PCIe flash technology at both the storage array and server level.
This ESG Lab Validation documents hands-on testing of the EMC Data Protection Suite for protecting NAS environments. Testing focused on the ability to streamline the backup and archiving processes using a suite of consolidated EMC tools including NetWorker, Avamar, Avamar NDMP Accelerator Node, SourceOne, and Data Domain systems.
This ESG Lab review documents hands-on testing of Symantec Backup Exec 2014, with a focus on ease of management and flexible recovery options for virtual machine backups.
This ESG Lab review documents hands-on testing of the ExaGrid-Veeam Accelerated Data Mover, with particular focus on its ability to improve the performance and efficiency of both full and synthetic full backups.
Backup is the first line of defense, and if you’re like most organizations, you do some kind of backup daily, weekly, and monthly. To get the most out of your infrastructure and IT staff, you want to spend as little time and effort as possible on backup, but still be ready to restore fast.
This report documents the results of ESG Lab hands-on testing of the IBM Storwize V7000 Midrange Disk System. It focuses on the powerful, enterprise-class features and functionality offered by the next-generation hardware platform including Real-time Compression with hardware acceleration, heterogeneous storage virtualization, tiering, capacity-efficient point-in-time snapshots, and unified storage capability.
Lab Analyst Kerry Dolan contributes to ESG’s independent, hands-on validations and analyses of emerging storage hardware and software products. Kerry brings more than 15 years of storage industry experience to her role. Prior to joining ESG, she spent 11 years as a technical marketing consultant in the storage industry, a natural offshoot from her years in product marketing at EMC Corporation. Kerry earned A.B. and Ed.M degrees from Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. As an avid golfer, bird photographer, and classically trained soprano, Kerry has plenty to occupy her time outside of work.
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