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You must find time to make a critical, complex buying decision. Yet research takes time, the product options seem limitless and making an appropriate decision for your company can feel overwhelming. Research must be made simple. The DCIG Analysis Portal saves you significant time by putting actionable analysis at your fingertips. DCIG has done the research making it possible for you to arrive at a decision that aligns with your company’s objectives in minutes.

Buyer’s Guides

Access DCIG’s full research suite to provide your organization with the insight necessary to scale and update your infrastructure. Every DCIG Buyer’s Guide is available in the Analysis Portal. Guides are released annually and a new Guide is published each month.

Feature Reviews

Assess how each product stacks up versus its peers to ensure that the products you’ve selected fit the requirements of your unique environment.

Customizable Product Analysis

The DCIG Analysis Portal allows you to build quality product briefs, like Exception Reports, in under five minutes. Pull together the products you want to review and assemble them in easy to read, clear assessments.

Printable Research Assessments

The Analysis Portal enables you to easily compare products and export research that you can present to your peers in print format or send as a PDF.

View Builder

Build your own custom views based on scenarios unique to your needs, so you can fine tune your research to examine only the data that matters to you. Whether you need to create a Like or a Full report, you can accomplish it using the Analysis Portal.

Price Suitability

Not all products fit every size of company. The Analysis Portal helps you focus on solutions that fit not only your technology requirements, but also your budget.

Decide Confidently

DCIG Buyer's Guides


2014-15 Deduplicating Backup Appliance Buyer’s Guide


2014-15 High End Storage Array Buyer’s Guide

Storage Array comparison

2014-15 Midrange Unified Storage Array Buyer’s Guide


2015-16 Enterprise Midrange Array Buyer’s Guide

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DCIG Interactive Buyer's Guide


Simple Setup

Get started in minutes and begin gathering data critical to your IT decisions.

Search, Build & Analyze

Our system allows you to quickly filter through our extensive research library, review product scores, and locate the solutions the best meet your needs in a matter of minutes rather than weeks of phone calls, data sheets and politics.

DCIG Analyst Support

Engage with a DCIG Analyst for one hour during your annual subscription. Go beyond reviewing our expert data and connect directly with the source.

Concurrent Access LicenseContact DCIG for Details

$ 14,995

AnnualComplete Access

  • RFI/RFP document development
  • Five concurrent access licenses
  • Monthly analyst time
  • Company logo on all reports
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Single Seat LicenseMost Popular

$ 895

AnnuallyBasic Access


Custom Guide (IBG) License Contact DCIG for Specific Details

$ 18,995

AnnualCustom Access

  • Five* IBG development licenses
  • Monthly basic support time
  • Company logo on all reports
  • *Dependent on DCIG’s level of expertise and involvement
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