Research

Unique Research Focus

To solve the problems of tomorrow, our researchers leverage Trace3’s unique access across the technology landscape to derive impartial insights.

By identifying and analyzing technology and market trends, our research allows our customers to prepare for and master tomorrow’s challenges before they arrive.

5 Key Areas

  • Collaboration with 25 of the Silicon Valley’s top venture capital firms
  • Drawing upon over 250 seasoned field engineers for real-world vetting of emerging technologies
  • Glean demand trends from Trace3’s 3000+ customers to spot leading indicators of tomorrow’s IT challenges
  • Pare down from tens of thousands of products that emerge each year to the 100 that will deliver the most real-world impact
  • Our 360 Method research process and 360 View research repository, where we track literally thousands of companies across hundreds of real-world use cases

Latest Reports

The Evolution of CASB Trend Report

Sitting between on-premise systems, mobile devices, and cloud services, Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) solutions are quickly forming the vital link in the enterprise security, compliance, and operational chain.

Who should read this report?
IT Operations Staff and Executives charged with increasing the security of cloud services.

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The SD-WAN Trends

As the SD-WAN market continues to gain momentum, so do questions on how best to select, design and deploy a solution.

Who should read this report?
IT Networking Staff and Executives charged with increasing the agility of their WAN while decreasing costs.

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The IT Ops Monitoring & Analytics

Choosing the right IT monitoring and analytics solution can be the difference between success and failure of an IT organization.

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Separating the Signal from the Noise

In today’s enterprise, it is apparent that current security technologies are not enough to stop an ever-increasing barrage of cyber-attacks.

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Actualize Tomorrow’s Solutions Today

Our dedicated research teams deliver trend-setting technologies—100% ready for adoption into your data center infrastructure.

An Innovative Approach to Research

We systematically test a wide array of new IT infrastructure products and data center technologies in order to deliver the most effective solutions to your organization.

Emerging Technologies Group

Looking at the latest innovations in the information technology/data management landscape, our Emerging Technologies Group evaluates, presents, and integrates leading-edge technologies into your current IT infrastructure. Let us deliver the systems and services best suited to your individual needs—100% ready for adoption within your organization.

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Custom Research Group

Our Custom Research Group identifies key innovations in such critical areas as cloud computing and data architecture, with a focus on your company’s specific needs. We map this data against relevant market trends to map each innovation’s value. You can trust us to implement the IT solutions that are the future of your industry.

Innovation Labs

Reduce the time and cost of complex data projects by leveraging Trace3’s Innovation Lab Sandbox, located at the world-class Las Vegas Switch NAP Data Center. We vet, build, and test every data solution, which allows us to work with your team to perform proof of concepts, rapid prototyping, solutions demos, and custom integration testing in a controlled and adaptable environment.

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Cloud Innovation Center

Experience how next-generation enterprises deploy automated data centers with integrated public-cloud services to solve business use-cases. Traditional product demos in lab environments seldom give a realistic view of what is needed in today’s quickly evolving data center, but our Cloud Innovation Center lets you rapidly prototype use-cases across multi-vendor platforms to solve real problems in the fields of cloud computing and advanced data analytics.

More on our Cloud Practice

Data Intelligence Team

Trace3 has a successful history of discovering and vetting innovative solutions early on to give our clients early access to game-changing technologies. The Data Intelligence Team carries on that tradition: Our architects constantly evaluate products in our Innovation Labs and create end-to-end solutions to address industry needs. We offer a variety of solutions depending on your specific needs, from point solutions to next generation end-to-end platforms, all based on our data intelligence design pattern.

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