Compare VMware SRM vs. Veritas System Recovery

Veritas System Recovery is ranked 13th in Disaster Recovery (DR) Software with 2 reviews while VMware SRM is ranked 8th in Disaster Recovery (DR) Software with 4 reviews. Veritas System Recovery is rated 8.0, while VMware SRM is rated 8.2. The top reviewer of Veritas System Recovery writes "Backups databases and applications and integrates nicely with other solutions". On the other hand, the top reviewer of VMware SRM writes "Excellent replication feature, extremely stable and has a straightforward initial setup". Veritas System Recovery is most compared with Veritas Backup Exec, Veritas NetBackup and OwnBackup, whereas VMware SRM is most compared with Veeam Backup & Replication, Zerto and EMC RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines. See our VMware SRM vs. Veritas System Recovery report.
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It has a user-friendly interface.You can back up the whole image.

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The replication is the solution's most valuable feature. If we have some issues on the VM in the main site we can migrate it to another site automatically.Combined with RecoverPoint, it offers zero RPO and zero RTO.It made the DR process a lot faster and easier for recovery after we were familiar with the product operation.

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The pricing could be cheaper.It needs an easier interface.The reliability is sometimes lacking.

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If you have a failover case, you need to work on it manually. It would be helpful if this could be automated. It would simplify things.I would like to see better integration with other storage solutions. I would hope to see that within the next two or three years.One thing which is lacking from the SRM is reporting.SRM may hit some OS issues related to IP changes, but they are usually OS related, especially in the 2008 realm.

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Also Known As
Veritas System Recovery 18, System Recovery 18, System RecoveryVMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

Veritas System Recovery 18 delivers superior backup and disaster recovery for servers, desktops, and laptops with a single unified solution that enables businesses to recover from downtime or disasters in minutes. With patented Restore Anyware technology, IT administrators can rapidly restore exactly what they need, when and where they need it - including entire physical and virtual machines to bare metal or dissimilar hardware as well as files, folders, and granular application objects. Unlike other technologies, Veritas System Recovery also provides cross-platform Physical to-Virtual (P2V), Virtual-to-Virtual (V2V), and Virtual to-Physical (V2P) recoveries, making it the perfect complement to physical and virtual environments.

VMware Site Recovery Manager is the industry-leading solution to enable application availability and mobility across sites in private cloud environments. Site Recovery Manager allows: Fast and reliable IT disaster recovery, simple and policy-based management, zero-downtime application mobility, and up to 50% lower TCO.
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Sample Customers
Mother's Nutritional Center, Occidental Technical GroupAcorda Therapeutics, Columbia Sportswear, Mainfreight, Nippon Express, Sin Chew Media, Fisher & Paykel, Siam City Bank
Top Industries
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Manufacturing Company18%
Software R&D Company9%
Software R&D Company39%
Comms Service Provider8%
Insurance Company6%
Media Company6%
Find out what your peers are saying about VMware SRM vs. Veritas System Recovery and other solutions. Updated: November 2019.
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