HPE StoreOnce Review

Scalability: we have had to expand the capacity and there were no issues.

What is most valuable?

  • Dedupe - it allows us to store several hundred TB of data on 60TB of storage
  • Replication - it is a must so the backup data can be replicated off-site in the event of a disaster

How has it helped my organization?

It has reduced the amount of backup data stored on disk.

What needs improvement?

It could be better at dedupe.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've used the solution for two years.

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

No issues encountered.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Six months after purchasing StoreOnce, the database became corrupt and the unit had to be replaced.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

We have had to expand the capacity and there were no issues.

How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:

It's great.

Technical Support:

It's great.

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

No previous solution was used.

How was the initial setup?

It was straightforward to implement.

What about the implementation team?

HP did the installation.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

No other options were evaluated.

What other advice do I have?

Purchase a second unit for replication.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

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