Dell EMC Avamar Review

Helped Reduced Backup Times And To Eschew Backup Hardware Management

What is most valuable?

Client deduplication.

How has it helped my organization?

Reduced backup times.

What needs improvement?

  • Restores should be faster.
  • Backup image browse times should be faster.
  • User interface is very dated.
  • No accurate backup size utilization of clients.

For how long have I used the solution?

Six years.

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?


What do I think about the stability of the solution?


What do I think about the scalability of the solution?


How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:

Very good.

Technical Support:


Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

NetBackup. We needed faster backup times for NAS and server clients.

How was the initial setup?


What about the implementation team?

Vendor team. They did a good job.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Veeam, Commvault. We wanted to get away from managing backup hardware in traditional backup infrastructure/design.

**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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