BackupAssist Competitors and Alternatives

The top BackupAssist competitors are
  • Veeam Backup & Replication
  • Acronis Backup
Read reviews of BackupAssist competitors and alternatives
Laurent Lonay
Real User
Senior System Engineer at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Oct 20 2017

What is most valuable?

Being agentless minimized the install process for new servers. If you are using folder on your backup configuration,... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It provides more efficiency to restore lost files that were deleted by users. It provides a restoring process for a... more»

What needs improvement?

Client/agent for non-virtualized servers: This can be improved by integrating them in the same way as the virtual... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The pricing and licensing are reasonable.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We were using Symantec Backup Exec. We switched for the simplicity of management with Veeam.

What other advice do I have?

No special advice, other than just follow the wizard and you can start faster than another solution.
Mark Tischler
Real User
Applications Analyst IV with 51-200 employees
Aug 23 2017

What is most valuable?

* Central management of backups; convenient way to manage and monitor backups. * Ability to restore backup to machine with different hardware.... more»

What needs improvement?

The software requires a number of network ports to be open between the management machine and the clients and backup devices. It would be good... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

There are cheaper backup solutions around, but they are not as straightforward to set up and to use and lack some of the features of this... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We switched to Acronis Backup because it allows us to easily manage and monitor our backups.

What other advice do I have?

This is a great product. When evaluating different products it is important to test the recovery from backup. Acronis provided better recovery... more»

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