IT Brand Pulse, founded in 2009 and heaquartered in San Diego, CA, is a
trusted source of data and analysis about IT infrastructure, including servers,
storage and networking.
Pulse's SSD reports page
- editor's comments:- December 2012 - among other things
IT Brand Pulse
offers market research services and reports related to the SSD market.
company first came to my attention in
June 2010 in a
story about the SAN market.
At that time it didn't look to me like they offered any specific reports about
SSDs so I didn't visit their site again for a few years.
popped into my radar again recently with an
launching their SSD Brand Reports and a related paper at the
Flash Memory Summit.
CEO of IT Brand Pulse - told me a few months ago - "We do 3 types of
surveys related to SSD: Annual SSD brand surveys (which we just did in August),
a quarterly technology survey, and ad hoc
then - I've seen one or two SSD related reports and company specific
observations coming from Frank every month. So it looks like SSDs have moved
up towards the top of his agenda too - just as they have for the people he's
In August 2012
IT Brand Pulse
Brand Leader Survey Report based on datacenter surveys. The scope ranges
from controllers, drives and PCIe SSD cards through to various types of SSD
hottest topic in enterprise IT - says IT Brand Pulse|
|Editor:- December 12, 2012 - IT Brand Pulse
has published results of its
mini survey of hot topics in enterprise IT (pdf) - which includes - among
- the hottest IT company in 2012?
#1 - Amazon
#2 - Fusion-io
For the other lists - such as the individuals who have
contributed most to enterprise IT in the past 20 years - click on the link to
the free report.
- the most game changing IT technology of 2012?
#1 - SSD
Editor's comments:- one of the signs of the
SSD market growing into a seriously big business has been the growing number
and diversity of market data services which analyze different aspects of
this market. SSDs are getting into a lot of conversations - even when the
original topic - as in this case - starts out being something else.
Although IT Brand Pulse hasn't been focused on SSDs for very long - Frank Berry and
his team have done a lot of
surveys and business reports in the past few quarters.
style of report can help its users have more confidence when making difficult
decisions in a chaotic market where perfect information doesn't exist or would
be obsolete by the time it's collected. See also:-
vintage SSD analysts