Evaluation based on completeness of vision and ability to execute


SAN FRANCISCO – Oct. 7, 2021 – Scality announced today that it has been positioned by Gartner® in the Leaders quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems & Object Storage. Gartner has placed the company in the Leaders quadrant for this market for the sixth year in a row – every year that they have published this Magic Quadrant.

This placement underscores Scality’s ability to execute and completeness of vision. We believe Scality is one of the only Leaders providing both scale-out file and object storage in the same solution. For current and prospective customers, this validation is a testament to Scality’s track record of providing forward-looking and future-proofed solutions to data challenges.

Scality is leading the pack in terms of vision, with a strategy focused on:

  • Object storage for new workloads, including primary storage
  • Data everywhere from edge to core to cloud
  • Cloud-native model and deployment flexibility 
  • Ransomware protection based on industry-standard immutability
  • New hardware integrations for performance, durability and efficiency
  • Solving storage complexity

To learn more about Scality’s vision, visit our blog here. The report can be downloaded here.

“We consider our positioning in the Leaders Quadrant by Gartner as confirmation of our mission to enable customers to unlock the power of information to improve business performance. We believe it demonstrates our commitment to increase our vision and its execution.”

Jérôme Lecat

CEO, Scality

1 Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage, By Julia Palmer, Jerry Rozeman, Chandra Mukhyala, Jeff Vogel, Published 1 October 2021.

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About Scality

Scality® storage propels companies to unify data management no matter where data lives — from edge to core to cloud. Our market-leading file and object storage software protects data on-premises and in hybrid and multi-cloud environments. With RING and ARTESCA, Scality’s approach to managing data across the enterprise accelerates business insight for sound decision-making and maximum return on investment. To compete in a data-driven economy, IT leaders and application developers trust Scality to build sustainable, adaptable solutions. Scality is recognized as a leader by Gartner and IDC. Follow us @scality and LinkedIn. Visit www.scality.com, or subscribe to our company blog.

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