Where IT perceptions are reality
  • IT Brand Pulse<br /><p>A Trusted Source </p>
    IT Brand Pulse

    A Trusted Source

    Research, testing and analysis
    focusing on Cloud IT infrastructure.
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  • <span>IT Brand Leaders</span><br /><p>2014</p>
    IT Brand Leaders


    This month's surveys are Ethernet and Software Defined Data Center categories: Ethernet Core Switches, Ethernet Network Monitoring, Ethernet Top of Rack Switches, Enterprise Ethernet NICs, Enterprise Network Operating Systems, SDN Platform, SDN Orchestration Software, SDN Controllers, SDN Switches, SDN Virtual Switches, Layer 4-7 SDN Services Platform, SDN ASICs, SDN Monitoring and Software Defined Storage.
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    Major vendors look to IT Brand Pulse Labs for solution-oriented test reports.
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Our Research

Get inside the head of the IT professional with IT Brand Pulse. We take the pulse of the industry and arm you with data.

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2013 SSD
Adoption Trends Report

(presented at Flash Memory Summit)

Brand Leaders
as Voted by IT Professionals


2013 Innovation Leader


Our Hands-On Lab

IT Brand Pulse brings together its relationships with Ixia and thousands of IT professionals to deliver end-user oriented test reports and technical marketing collateral.

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IXIA Lab Partner

As an n IXIA Lab Partner, IT Brand Pulse is qualified to conduct performance and protocol testing on a wide range of Cloud IT infrastructure including servers, storage, networking and security products.

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End User Oriented

IT Brand Pulse is an expert source of technical marketing material written in collaboration with many of the same IT professionals who participate in our research.

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2013 Innovation Leader Awards Presented at Open Server Summit

The IT Brand Pulse leader awards are voted on by IT professionals from large enterprise, medium enterprise and HPC environments. Cisco, Seagate, Fusion-io, HP, Intel, Big Switch, F5, VMware, and Accedian Networks were named the Innovation Leader winners in fifteen categories from surveys conducted in Sept. and Oct 2013.

In addition, IT professionals also selected Nexenta for a special Innovation award for contributing most to Software Defined Storage from 2008-2013.

Test Report

Real world firewall throughput testing of the Huawei Eudemon 8000E-X Security Gateway.

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Brand Survey

2012 FCoE Switch Brand Leader Report.

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Industry Brief

Cisco strikes back in the WAN Optimization arena.

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Application Report

Vonage migrates from discrete to virtual servers.

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