Anonymous UserSupport Engineer at a media company
Mohammed FayedSolutions Architect at STME
We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"In my experience, compared to solutions like Veritas and Veeam, while they do have their technical pluses and minuses, Commvault can save you on average forty percent initially, and then twenty to twenty-five percent annually."
"The price could perhaps be lower as well."
"Our cost is around $20,000 per month. The previous year, it was around $30,000 per month. It now costs less because Commvault changed the licensing type for providers."
"Our yearly cost is around €20,000... The cost is based on the number of users and the amount of data. They sell it per terabyte."
"There is a bit of cost involved with signing up the entire solution. It's not a cheap solution."
"Commvault licensing is a perpetual license so only the support is being renewed yearly."
"The complete license gives us options for all the features. Commvault does not license based on storage or the management components. It can integrate with any storage vendor. That means that when we are out of storage and need more, we can integrate without additional licensing. In my opinion, Commvault needs to reduce the licensing cost by 20 to 40 percent to make it cost-efficient."
"We went from Veritas NetBackup to Commvault. We switched due to upfront licensing and costs. We have more visibility into what we're actually purchasing. It seemed like, overall, the cost of Commvault was cheaper."
"It is a rather expensive program."
"The pricing is more or less the same as what we'd get from Veeam on Office 365, so it's fine."
"Our usage depends on the number of licenses we have. On the cloud, it's a pay-to-use kind of model which suits our needs well. Once we have the Cloud Manager installed, the licensing process is okay, regardless of whether we're running backups in the cloud or on-premises. Sometimes, we have to restrict the number of users as per the contractual agreement and in this case we simply cut down on the licensing."
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IBM Tivoli CDP for Files is ranked 59th in Backup and Recovery Software while NetApp Cloud Backup is ranked 29th in Backup and Recovery Software with 4 reviews. IBM Tivoli CDP for Files is rated 0.0, while NetApp Cloud Backup is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of NetApp Cloud Backup writes "Simplifies our backups with an agentless backup manager, but needs better integration with in-house applications". IBM Tivoli CDP for Files is most compared with IBM Spectrum Protect and Veeam Backup & Replication, whereas NetApp Cloud Backup is most compared with Veeam Backup for Office 365, Veritas SaaS Backup, AWS Storage Gateway, Cohesity DataProtect and Veritas NetBackup.
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