Tue. Sep 26th, 2023

According to Gartner’s report, Critical Capabilities 2022 for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage, Scality has been named the #1 Backup use case among 18 storage vendors. In addition to this recognition in backup, the company is #2 in the cloud-native application use case, and ranks 4th and 6th in two other use cases: Archive and Hybrid Cloud Storage. . “We are honored with this recognition. Ransomware attacks on backup data are on the rise, and data protection is among the most business-critical capabilities IT teams provide,” explains Paul Speciale, CMO at Scality.


The rise of ransomware threats elevates the importance of data encryption, authentication, and immutability in object storage to protect sensitive data and get computers back up and running quickly.

Scality benchmark in Backup according to Gartner

Scality’s RING and ARTESCA solutions create tamper-proof cloud storage for data centers, preserving 100% data availability against ransomware attacks. The company has partnered with a wide range of leading backup, data protection and security vendors, including Veeam, Commvault, Zerto, Veritas, Kasten, HYCU and Rubrik, to create comprehensive, integrated solutions for the workloads of the real world.

By Alvaro Rivers

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