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Phil Goodwin

Research Director, Storage Systems and Software

Phil Goodwin is a Research Director within IDC’s Storage Systems and Software research practice. He provides detailed insight and analysis on evolving industry trends, vendor performance, and the impact of new technology adoption. Mr. Goodwin is responsible for producing and delivering timely, in-depth market research with a specific focus on Data Protection, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery, and Data Availability. Mr. Goodwin takes a holistic view of these markets, and covers risk analysis, service level requirements and cost/benefit calculations in his research.

Mr. Goodwin brings with him more than 30 years of IT industry experience. He has covered the storage market since 1997 with a particular focus on the data protection market. He has worked in product management roles in which he defined product requirements, assessed market size and potential, and formulated go-to-market strategies for numerous storage products. Mr. Goodwin has also been an industry analyst at META Group, the founder of Diogenes Analytical Laboratories - an independent market assessment firm. His most recent role was at Cognizant Technology Solutions as a storage architect consulting to large scale IT organizations. Having been on "both sides of the ball,” Mr. Goodwin has experience advising both vendors to define market–winning solutions and IT organizations on effective data protection and availability strategies.

Mr. Goodwin has a Master of Technology Management and a BSBA in Marketing, both from the University of Denver.

Implications of Veeam Acquiring N2WS

Jan 2018 - IDC Link - Doc # lcUS43503318

by: Phil Goodwin

Veeam's acquisition of N2WS positions the company strongly in the fast-growing cloud-based data protection market segment. N2WS provides backup and disaster recovery for applications hosted in Amazon Web Services (AWS) using EC2 storage. ID...
On November 8, 2017, Barracuda announced the acquisition of Sonian Inc., bolstering Barracuda's public cloud archiving and analytics portfolio. Barracuda has built a successful email archiving business over the past decade through a combina...
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This IDC Market Glance is intended to define and illustrate the component building block of data protection as a service (DPaaS) solutions and the vendors that participate in those building block segments. Data protection as a service is a ...
Worldwide Disk-Based Data Protection Forecast, 2018–2021

Jan 2018 - Market Forecast - Doc # US40992516

by: Phil Goodwin

This IDC study provides a forecast for the disk-based data protection market."The disk-based data protection market is forecast to grow at a 0.8% CAGR, with total revenue topping $15 billion in 2021," said Phil Goodwin, research director fo...
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