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Hands-On Testing and Analysis

The rate of change in server and storage technologies has many user organizations reeling. They’re bombarded with multiple vendors each claiming that their products will help them do more with less.

DeepStorage examines the claims, tests the products and explains the technology so users can make intelligent choices.

Our unique background as practitioners running real production data systems and 20 years of product testing for publications including PC Magazine and Network Computing we can deliver information customers need to make good product decisions.

Howard Marks – Founder and Chief Scientist
In over 25 years as an independent consultant Howard has built and/or reengineered server and storage infrastructures and networks for organizations from Borden Foods and The State University of New York at Purchase to accounting and law firms. He started testing and reviewing products at PC Magazine in the late 80s and has written hundreds of articles and product reviews for Network World, Network Computing and InformationWeek amongst others. He’s spoken at Comdex, Interop, Networks Expo and developed training programs for organizations including JP Morgan and American Express. Where other analysts typically have marketing or sales backgrounds Howard’s continuing involvement with users facing real problems brings a perspective those users find more useful.