Tarmin Promoted to Major Player in IDC MarketScape
Tarmin’s Object Storage Presence Grows According to Leading Industry Research Firm
BOSTON, Mass. - January 13, 2015 - Tarmin Inc., a global pioneer of Data Defined Storage solutions, was recently named as a Major Player by the International Data Corporation (IDC) MarketScape: Worldwide Object-Based Storage 2014 Vendor Assessment report, written by IDC’s Ashish Nadkami, research director, storage systems and Amita Potnis, senior research analyst.
“Tarmin is very pleased to be recognized as a major player in the object storage space by IDC,” said Shahbaz Ali, Tarmin president and CEO. “This is an honor that reflects Tarmin’s GridBank Data Management Platform ability to deliver new, innovative approaches that break down the barriers of traditional storage solutions and drive insights by uniting application, information and storage tiers into a single integrated architecture.”
The IDC study assesses the capabilities and business strategies of leading suppliers in the scale-out object-based storage (OBS) market segment. The evaluation is based on a comprehensive framework and a set of parameters that gauge the success of a supplier in delivering an OBS solution in the market. Tarmin was featured as one of the eighteen notable players in the commercial OBS market, with broader portfolios and global scale that was featured.
Tarmin distinguishes itself as the next generation of data management, developing GridBank to fulfill the unmet needs of data intensive organizations that experience challenges associated with massive amounts of unstructured data. GridBank’s revolutionary data centric approach allows organizations to effortlessly meet the performance and scalability needs required to manage massive unstructured data growth, while significantly reducing corporate risk through a comprehensive information governance framework, deliver business value from metadata, and provide accelerated search, e-Discovery and analytics integration.
As a founding member of the Object Storage Alliance, Tarmin is dedicated to promoting advanced technologies that allow organizations to drive informed decisions, glean insights and maximize the business value of information.
Tarmin Inc. is the leading pioneer of Data Defined Storage solutions, which unlock the value of data as a strategic business enabler, delivering a massively scalable, transparent and unified approach for consistent data management, storage, retention, security and search across cloud and traditional storage infrastructure. Tarmin GridBank empowers organizations to store, control and understand the value of data as a competitive business asset, no matter its size, location or cost by uniting application, information and storage tiers into a single, integrated data centric management architecture. Contact Tarmin for more information.
About IDC MarketScape
IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of IT, telecommunications, or industry-specific suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor's position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT, telecommunications, or industry-specific vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a transparent foundation to allow companies to independently compare the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.