We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"We can configure the notifications themselves so that the right people get the notifications. This is very helpful. It allows key stakeholders to know if backups have happened and to remind each other to check the backups if something is not right."
"I have found that the backups are usually very successful."
"I would say flexibility is the most important feature of the product. The performance and speed are the best on the market."
"The deduplication is the most valuable feature because it helps to control the overhead."
"The solution needs a dashboard or some form of central control from which you can manage all backups."
"In the future I would like to see more support for Linux."
"As a new product, there are some things that still need to improve a bit as it matures."
"There is always room for improvement. The compression ratio should be improved as well as the efficiency."
"There's a yearly licensing cost. The costs might be around $2000 USD annually."
"The product pricing here in Zimbabwe is good, I cannot complain."
"The licensing costs and pricing model are based on capacity and the license is easy to upgrade."
The Dell EMC PowerProtect Software is called a platform and provides data protection, replication and re-use. It supports long-term retention in the public cloud and is described as a multi-cloud product. Dell EMC slide. Backed up data and virtual machines data are live mounted by VMs in client servers.
BackupAssist is ranked 38th in Backup and Recovery Software with 2 reviews while Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager is ranked 32nd in Backup and Recovery Software with 2 reviews. BackupAssist is rated 8.6, while Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of BackupAssist writes "Straightforward and easy to set up with capability to configure notifications". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager writes "The ratio of deduplication is very high and it has good performance ". BackupAssist is most compared with Veeam Backup & Replication, Acronis Backup, Altaro VM Backup, Veeam Agent for Linux and MSP360 Backup, whereas Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager is most compared with Dell EMC Avamar, Dell EMC NetWorker, Veeam Backup & Replication, Commvault and Veeam Agent for Linux. See our BackupAssist vs. Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager report.
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