• Report finds that “use of cloud-to-cloud migration tools is growing prominent as organizations undergo acquisitions, mergers and divesture as well as shifts in their digital business strategies”.
• Quest was the only vendor recognized for having a cloud office migration tool that supports all 40 of the listed features and functionalities support criteria, as identified by Gartner.
Quest Software, a global systems management, data protection and security software provider, today announced it has been included as a Representative Vendor in the 2019 Gartner Market Guide for Cloud Office Migration Tools report for its product offering. This is the second consecutive time Quest has been included in this report, which outlines recommendations for application leaders when evaluating cloud office migration tools.
“Quest has a long, successful history in delivering solutions to market that help organizations maximize the value of their investment in Microsoft and make it simple for IT teams to conduct even the most complex migration projects in the cloud,” said Michael Tweddle, President and GM, Quest Microsoft Platform Management. “Quest has been the go-to experts in helping organizations move, manage and secure their Microsoft workloads. And now with the Metalogix acquisition, we truly have the industry’s most complete set of cloud office migration solutions. We are pleased to be recognized as a vendor in the Gartner Market Guide for Cloud Office Migration Tools for the second consecutive time.”
According to Gartner,“Application leaders can use this guide to select a migration tool to aid the transition and transformation.” Quest was the only vendor recognized for having a cloud office migration tool that supports all 40 of the listed features and functionalities support criteria, as identified by Gartner (gartner.com).
Purpose Built to Support Rising Cloud Adoption
Quest’s Microsoft Platform Management business has a legacy in providing organizations with easy to use tools that eliminate the complexity associated with migrating, managing and securing multiple Microsoft platforms in the cloud. The Quest Microsoft Platform Management solutions have been used to move, manage and secure more than 336M users globally for on-premises, cloud and hybrid environments. And as one of the leading Microsoft ISVs, organizations for years have turned to Quest solutions to help manage workloads across a number of Microsoft cloud platforms, including Office 365, Azure AD and Exchange Online.
Quest’s recent acquisition of Metalogix strengthened the Quest Microsoft Platform Management solution portfolio by extending capabilities to support SharePoint, SharePoint Online, and OneDrive for Business further securing Quest’s footprint in delivering the industry’s most complete set of solutions that help organizations easily migrate and manage workloads across Microsoft infrastructure and productivity platforms.
Source: Gartner, Market Guide for Cloud Office Migration Tools, Gavin Tay, Adam Preset, Joe Mariano, 28 February 2019.
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About Quest Software
Quest (quest.com) provides software solutions for the rapidly-changing world of enterprise IT that help simplify the challenges caused by data explosion, cloud expansion, hybrid datacenters, security threats and regulatory requirements. The company is a global provider to 130,000 companies across 100 countries, including 95% of the Fortune 500 and 90% of the Global 1000. Since 1987, Quest has built a portfolio of solutions which now includes database management, data protection, identity and access management, Microsoft platform management and unified endpoint management. With Quest, organizations spend less time on IT administration and more time on business innovation.