Genetec Hybrid Cloud Examined

Author: John Honovich, Published on Nov 19, 2014

Mass market VSaaS is a tough play, as shown in Genetec's Canadian Chinese buffet win.

Now, Genetec's newest cloud release, a Hybrid Cloud Archiving Service, shifts the focus up market to enterprise users.

In this note, we examine the approach, techical details and pricing to analyze its potential impact on the enteprise VMS and storage market.

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