Data Infrastructure

As a recognized leader in data and information technology management, The Futurum Group offers research, insights, lab analysis, and market analysis to help organizations better understand information strategies for categorizing, storing, understanding, and protecting their data. 

For vendors, The Futurum Group can develop and amplify a uniquely differentiated viewpoint. We are sought after by storage vendors to test and fine-tune their services, create compelling messages and amplify their reach, building credibility and authority through go-to-market deliverables that home in on financial and technical proof points.

The Futurum Group’s insights deliver deep clarity to buyers that include both storage hardware strategies and data and information management capabilities across vendors.

Coverage

  • Data Management
  • Data Protection
  • Data Storage & SAN

The Latest Insights on Data and IT Management

The News Comes Less Than 3 Weeks After the Cisco-Nutanix Partnership Announcement
Dave Raffo, Senior Analyst at The Futurum Group, explores Cisco’s end-of-life announcement of its HyperFlex HCI system, with the news coming less than 3 weeks after Cisco launched a partnership with HCI rival Nutanix.
Both Vendors Will Sell Cisco Servers and Networking Running Nutanix Cloud Platform
Dave Raffo, Senior Analyst at The Futurum Group, looks at the Cisco and Nutanix hyperconverged infrastructure partnership, combining Cisco compute and networking services with Nutanix software.
A Look at the Long-Term Relationship, Spanning 25 Years for a Data-Centric Approach to Computer-Generated Film Production
Camberley Bates, VP and Practice Lead for Data Infrastructure at The Futurum Group, explores the 25-year relationship between NetApp and DreamWorks Animation and assesses key implications of the partners’ technology collaboration on CG feature films.
Positive Sequential Growth Signals Rebound for PCs and Improving Demand for AI-Driven Infrastructure
Daniel Newman and Olivier Blanchard, analysts at The Futurum Group, share their insights on Dell’s Q2 2024 earnings, which suggest an improving demand environment for PCs and AI-driven infrastructure.
Momentous Event Included Key Transformative Announcements Related to Partnerships, Infrastructure, AI, and Security
Steven Dickens, VP and Practice Leader at The Futurum Group highlights Google Cloud Next's key revelations. These include enhancements in Vertex AI, the introduction of TPU v5e, and A3 VMs, along with Duet AI for streamlined workflow.
FlashBlade Sales, Subscriptions, AI, and Customer Growth All Contribute to Strong Results
Dave Raffo and Camberley Bates, analysts at The Futurum Group, share their insights on Pure Storage’s Q2 fiscal 2024 revenue success, driven by strong FlashBlade sales, AI deals, and subscriptions.

The Latest NEWS

Partners Include Biotech Firm, Road Ranger, Kura, La-Z-Boy, and Almosafer
Alex Gaw, Contributing Analyst at The Futurum Group, provides a roundup of the latest customer wins for CX firms and their partners. In this edition,…
Partners Include Styli, Shiseido Americas, Nibav Home Lifts, Sourcewell, and Sweaty Betty
Alex Gaw, Contributing Analyst at The Futurum Group, provides a roundup of the latest customer wins for CX firms and their partners. In this edition,…
Technology Pairs LLM and Customer Data to Provide Granular and Complete Customer Profiles
Case Study Provided by CDP Vendor ActionIQ Underscores Value of Partnership and Scalability
Consent Integrations Ensures Privacy Preferences Are Respected
Partners Include NMHS, Akasa Air, KLAR Partners, Silver Fern Farms, and Purplle