This ESG Lab review documents hands-on evaluation and testing of Dell Foglight for Active Directory at Dell’s facilities in San Jose, California. The test environment was built to reflect a heterogeneous IT infrastructure to demonstrate the ability of Foglight to monitor and manage an Active Directory environment and provide end-to-end visibility across forests, domains, sites, and other infrastructure in both physical and virtualized IT infrastructures while diagnosing and resolving performance and availability issues and communicating critical state and service quality information to stakeholders quickly, clearly, and completely.
This ESG Lab Spotlight examines the ProtectWise Cloud Network DVR, designed to offer visualization, detection, and response to network security events including intrusions, advanced persistent threats (APTs), data exfiltration, and many others. Attacks are detected automatically as they happen and retrospectively, at any phase of the attack, on any device on the network, without prescribing limits on the retention window for network data. ProtectWise is engineered to deliver full-fidelity forensic capability, a striking visual experience, and an on-demand deployment model.
This ESG Lab Validation documents the results of hands-on evaluation and testing of Springpath’s Data Platform software. This report focuses on the simplicity of deployment and management, resource efficiency, and scalability of the Springpath software. ESG Lab focused on the ability of Springpath to extend beyond the capabilities of traditional converged systems; eliminate silos of compute, networking, and storage resources; and significantly reduce total cost of ownership.
ESG Lab validated the next-generation performance and cost benefits of the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS4-4 appliance by auditing the latest results from Oracle’s SPC-2 testing.
This ESG Lab review documents hands-on testing of the Juniper SRX5400 with a focus on the performance and scalability benefits of the next-generation I/O card (IOC-II) with the new Express Path capability.
This ESG Lab Report updates testing of the real world performance, reliability, availability, and serviceability of NetApp EF-Series all flash arrays in Oracle database environments. A combination of hands on testing by ESG Lab and audited in-house performance testing executed by NetApp were used to create this report.
This report examines Quantum’s DXi6900 deduplication disk backup appliance, powered by Quantum’s StorNext 5 data management technology, with a focus on how the DXi6900 fits into Quantum's broad and deep data protection portfolio. ESG Lab examined the performance, deduplication, replication, data availability, scalability, and encryption capabilities of the DXi6900. Additional testing included virtual machine backup and archiving with Quantum’s vmPRO, disaster recovery solutions with Quantum’s Scalar tape libraries and Q-Cloud services, management with Quantum Vision software, and integration with independent software vendor (ISV) offerings such as Symantec's NetBackup OpenStorage (OST) and Auto Image Replication (AIR).
ESG Lab performed hands-on evaluation and testing of Hitachi Content Platform (HCP), focusing on Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere (“HCP Anywhere”) online file sharing, and Hitachi Data Ingestor remote server (HDI). Testing focused on integration of the platforms, global access to content, public and private cloud tiering, and the ease of deployment and management of the solution.
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 report provides a first look at the key features and functions of Smart Information Server, the latest technology from Acaveo that provides visibility and control over growing, unstructured datasets.