Anonymous UserSupport Engineer at a media company
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."
"The price of this solution is on the expensive side."
"The cost of SRM is a little bit high, especially for smaller companies."
"The cost of SRM is on par with market rates."
"The licensing costs are increasing."
"It is about $3,000 a year for the 25 pack. The package gives you the ability to protect up to 25 virtual machines."
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Commvault can help you transform your data into a powerful strategic asset, with data protection and information management solutions that enable you to protect, access and use all of your data anywhere and anytime.
Veritas Resiliency Platform offers proactive, predictable resiliency along with seamless mobility for workloads across the multi-cloud. Businesses can confidently run their workloads wherever they chose without worrying about cloud lock-in. Resiliency Platform also provides real visibility into SLOs and helps ensure maximum uptime for critical workloads with single-click failovers and migrations across sites and to your clouds of choice. Support for on-premises IT and the multi-cloud means that Resiliency Platform protects existing technology investments while eliminating environment fragmentation.
Veritas Resiliency Platform is ranked 20th in Disaster Recovery (DR) Software while VMware SRM is ranked 8th in Disaster Recovery (DR) Software with 12 reviews. Veritas Resiliency Platform is rated 0.0, while VMware SRM is rated 8.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of VMware SRM writes "Enables us to get a lot of server images successfully but it has connectivity issues with auto-recovery". Veritas Resiliency Platform is most compared with Zerto, Veeam Backup & Replication and Dell EMC RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines, whereas VMware SRM is most compared with Veeam Backup & Replication, Zerto, Dell EMC RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines, Azure Site Recovery and IBM Disaster Recovery Manager.
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