Gartner’s first DRaaS Magic Quadrant sees IBM, NTT, Sungard AS at summit
Disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS), a commoditised offering whereby organisations can recover if their cloud service hits the skids, has had relatively slow uptake. Yet the trend has garnered enough ground for Gartner to put together a Magic Quadrant on it – and the analyst house has seen fit to put IBM, NTT Communications, and Sungard Availability Services at the top of the pile.
Not surprisingly, the platitudes have not been slow in forthcoming. Peter Groucutt, managing...