Confirming recent fears of tougher competition (I, II), Gartner estimates NetApp's (NTAP) share...

|By:, SA News Editor

Confirming recent fears of tougher competition (I, II), Gartner estimates NetApp's (NTAP) share of the enterprise storage system market fell 230 bps Q/Q and 70 bps Y/Y, to 10.7%. Archrival EMC, whose VNX line is seen as partly responsible for NetApp's struggles, saw its share rise 360 bps Y/Y, to 32.1%. IBM's share rose slightly to 12.9%; HPQ's rose 80 bps to 10.4% (thanks to 3PAR); and DELL's fell 60 bps to 7.8%.