Dell EMC Avamar Pros and Cons

Dell EMC Avamar Pros

SJ
Trainstore67
Trainer, storage consultant at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
The product is good for backups.
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A Z
Presales Engineer at Eta2u
Dell EMC Avamar has many valuable features. It's very stable and it's easy to manage.
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Haseeb Sheikh
Assistant Manager IT Infrastructure at ufone
Avamar's source side deduplication is very strong, it can easily back up remote sites' data, and not much bandwidth is required on the Avamar side.
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RW
reviewer1029222
Storage Management Specialist at a healthcare company with 501-1,000 employees
The solution integrates well with Unix, Windows, Hyper-V and VM.
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MT
reviewer1294890
Data Protection Specialist at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
They are extremely reliable and scalable — they provide the best de-duplication on the market.
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AA
reviewer1435209
Modern Data Center and Cloud Engineer II at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
The solution is very stable.
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DW
reviewer1289250
Storage Administrator at a hospitality company with 1,001-5,000 employees
The initial setup is easy.
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Shehan Attapattu
head of presales at a integrator with 11-50 employees
The source site replication feature is valuable.
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RN
Rishiraj Nandedkar
Deputy General Manager ( Practice Head Data Protection and Migration) at Netmagic Solutions (An NTT Communications Company)
Duplication and the speed of backup are great.
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SA
reviewer1540497
Snr. Systems Architect at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
Graphically, it's very user interactive. It's got a very nice interface.
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Dell EMC Avamar Cons

SJ
Trainstore67
Trainer, storage consultant at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
The client caches and deduplication system have a few problems.
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A Z
Presales Engineer at Eta2u
It's not the best solution for big databases.
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Haseeb Sheikh
Assistant Manager IT Infrastructure at ufone
EMC has discontinued their Avamar hardware version. They only advertise the Avamar virtual edition.
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Learn what your peers think about Dell EMC Avamar. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: May 2021.
501,151 professionals have used our research since 2012.
RW
reviewer1029222
Storage Management Specialist at a healthcare company with 501-1,000 employees
A benefit would be support for either Azure Cool Storage or AWS Glacier.
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MT
reviewer1294890
Data Protection Specialist at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
There also needs to be single sign-on support.
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AA
reviewer1435209
Modern Data Center and Cloud Engineer II at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
The product could offer more integration capabilities.
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DW
reviewer1289250
Storage Administrator at a hospitality company with 1,001-5,000 employees
It would be helpful if there was cloud support.
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Shehan Attapattu
head of presales at a integrator with 11-50 employees
It would be better if we could integrate easily with other platforms.
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RN
Rishiraj Nandedkar
Deputy General Manager ( Practice Head Data Protection and Migration) at Netmagic Solutions (An NTT Communications Company)
It's an expensive solution.
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SA
reviewer1540497
Snr. Systems Architect at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
It lacks support for certain plugins, like SAP HANA, for example.
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Learn what your peers think about Dell EMC Avamar. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: May 2021.
501,151 professionals have used our research since 2012.