8th April 2014 – Leading Analyst Firm, IDC, reports that Barracuda Backup is ranked number one in integrated Purpose Built Backup Appliance (PBBA) units shipped worldwide with 53.5% market share for 2013.
Barracuda Networks Press Release – 8th April 2014
Barracuda Networks, Inc.,a leading provider of cloud-connected security and storage solutions, today announced that Barracuda Backup has been ranked number one in integrated purpose built backup appliance (PBBA) units shipped worldwide with 53.5% market share for 2013 as reported by the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Purpose Built Backup Appliance (PBBA) Tracker, March 2014. The report also stated that Barracuda finished 4CQ13 with 53.7% market share for integrated PBBA units and indicated continued market momentum for the company.
“Customers continue to select Barracuda’s end-to-end backup solution for its seamless integration into existing infrastructures,” said Rod Mathews, GM Storage, Barracuda. “Being ranked number one in integrated PBBA systems by IDC is especially rewarding and reflects our efforts to provide customers with simple, affordable, easy to use solutions.”
IDC’s Worldwide Quarterly Purpose Built Backup Appliance Tracker provides vendor share, market size, and forecasts for purpose-built backup appliances. IDC provides key market insights and growth for vendors participating in the PBBA market as well as those that may introduce new products. Revenue and capacity for disk systems behind PBBA gateways is included in the PBBA market sizing and also in the forecast. Some PBBA solutions integrate the data movement engine (backup application) with the appliance, while others serve as only a target for incoming backup application data. Both solutions are included in the PBBA market sizing, although segmentation between the two product categories is provided.
About Barracuda Backup
Barracuda Backup is a powerful, “all-in-one” solution that includes software, backup agents and redundant storage needed for physical, virtual and hybrid environments. With advanced deduplication and compression, backups are quick and consume minimal bandwidth. Barracuda Backup includes flexible deployment options for different environments, with redundancy that allows duplicate backup files to Barracuda Cloud Storage or to a customer’s private cloud. To learn more, visit: www.e-zu.co.uk/products/barracuda-backup
About Barracuda Networks Inc.
Protecting users, applications, and data for more than 150,000 organizations worldwide, Barracuda Networks provides powerful, easy-to-use, affordable IT solutions. The company’s customer-centric business model focuses on delivering high-value, subscription-based IT solutions for security and storage.