ESG Lab Validation

ESG Lab Review: VMware vSphere 5
November 11, 2011 -- This ESG Lab review tests the performance and scalability of VMware vSphere 5 running large scale tier-1 applications
ESG Lab Review: Nutanix Complete ClusterServer
November 8, 2011 -- This ESG Lab review documents hands-on testing of the Nutanix Complete Cluster, highlighting its ease of use and support for enterprise class data management in virtual environments.
ESG Lab Review: Permabit Albireo SDK
October 21, 2011 -- This ESG Lab Validation report documents the results of hands-on testing of the Permabit Albireo SDK with a focus on ease of integration into existing solutions, capacity savings that can be achieved with real-world data, resource usage and fault tolerance
ESG Lab Review: WhipTail XLR8r SSD Appliance
October 3, 2011 -- This ESG Lab Validation report documents the results of hands-on testing of a solid state drive (SSD) solution from WhipTail Tech with a focus on cost effectively solving storage performance challenges in a consolidated virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).
ESG Lab Review: Druva inSync
September 22, 2011 -- This hands-on tests examines the endpoint backup solution, with a focus on ease of deployment and use, near-CDP, access and restore and data deduplication in a mixed Windows and Mac environment.
ESG Lab Review: NEC Express5800
September 16, 2011 -- This ESG Lab report looks at the NEC Express5800 Fault Tolerant server with a focus on the operational simplicity, continuous availability, and cost effectiveness of turn-key fault tolerance in a consolidated virtual server environment.
ESG Lab Review: EMC Avamar 6.0
August 28, 2011 -- Based on hands-on testing of EMC Avamar 6.0, this ESG Lab Validation focuses on how new features can improve data protection performance and management.
ESG Lab Review: Dell PowerVault MD36X0f Series
July 28, 2011 -- This report presents the results of ESG Lab testing and explores the capabilities of a Dell PowerVault MD36X0f Series storage system deployed in a consolidated virtual server environment 
ESG Lab Review: SQL Server 2008 and Hyper-V
June 17, 2011 -- This report presents the results of ESG Lab testing of the performance and scalability of Hyper-V R2  SP1 server virtualization technology.
ESG Lab Review: EMC Greenplum DCA
June 10, 2011 -- Big data has become a big challenge as organizations look to revamp their infrastructures and processes to scale to accommodate steep growth rates without the equivalent cost curve.
ESG Lab Review: Infineta Data Mobility Switch
June 8, 2011 -- This report presents the results of ESG Lab testing of Infineta's  hyper-scale WAN optimization switch.
ESG Lab Review: DataCore SANsymphonyV
June 2, 2011 -- ESG Lab evaluated SANsymphony-V with an eye on assessing the value of infrastructure-wide storage virtualization including centralized management, ease of use, capacity efficiency, data mobility, and performance.
ESG Lab Review: ParAccel PADB and NetApp SAN Optimized Solution
May 11, 2011 -- This report presents the results of ESG Lab testing of the ParAccel PADB Blended Scan SAN integration option, in combination with NetApp Snapshot and FlexClone technology
ESG Lab Review: IBM System Storage DS3500 Express
April 13, 2011 -- This ESG Lab report explores the capabilities of an IBM System Storage DS3500 Express deployed in a consolidated virtual server environment.
ESG Lab Review: IBM Storwize V7000 Disk System
April 12, 2011 -- This report documents the results of ESG Lab hands-on testing of the IBM Storwize V7000 Midrange Disk System with a focus on the powerful enterprise-class features and functionality offered by the platform.
ESG Lab Review: NetApp Syncsort Integrated Backup
March 30, 2011 -- This ESG Lab report focuses on NetApp's SnapMirror and SnapVault technology.
ESG Lab Review: Panasas ActiveStor 12
March 14, 2011 -- ESG tests the PAS 12 scale-out NAS high performance computing (HPC) storage system.
ESG Lab Review: Emulex OneCommand Vision
March 7, 2011 -- I/O management software tested in a heterogeneous SAN environment with physical and virtual servers.
ESG Lab Review: IBM Real-time Compression
February 23, 2011 -- The Enterprise Strategy Group tests IBM's data compression technology on primary storage.
ESG Lab Review: IBM Storwize V7000
February 9, 2011 -- Enterprise Strategy Group tests IBM's Storwize V7000 in a VMware environment.
ESG Lab Review: EMC Engenuity software for Symmetrix VMAX
January 26, 2011 -- ESG analyzes the value of EMC's Engenuity software update for VMAX.
ESG Lab Review: Hitachi AMS 2000
January 13, 2011 -- Enterprise Strategy Group tests Hitachi's AMS 2000 in an Exchange environment.
ESG Lab Review: Hitachi NAS Platform
January 4, 2011 -- Enterprise Strategy Group tests the Hitachi NAS platform, powereed by BlueArc, in a VMware environment.
ESG Lab Review: i365's EVault for DPM
December 7, 2010 -- Testing conducted in a Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager environment.
ESG Lab Review: HP P4000 SAN
November 27, 2010 -- Testing verifies support for more than 150,000 Microsoft Exchange users.