According to recent analysis, Network Appliance Inc. (NetApp) has shown improved strength in the NAS, iSCSI, and FC-SAN markets.
According to IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Disk Storage Systems Tracker Q2 2005, NetApp holds a 44.6 percent capacity share (nearly 3 percent higher than Q1) of its core NAS market.
The company also maintained a lead in the iSCSI storage market, with number-one share positions in capacity shipped (45.2 percent), revenue (41.6 percent), and units (36 percent). In iSCSI revenue, NetApp saw a year-over-year growth rate of 120.9 percent.
NetApp also posted a year-over-year growth rate increase in FC SAN revenue, with a growth rate of 130.2 percent.