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Real User
CEO/co-founder at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
Feb 28 2020

What is most valuable?

I would say flexibility is the most important feature of the product. With this product, you can get data from most operating systems on the first attempt because NetWorker as a part of PowerProtect is efficient and is maybe the fastest backup software that I know of. The performance of it is very… more»

What needs improvement?

The parts of the solution that can be improved most seem to me to be the integration with the tape libraries. I know that is not common use because nowadays most companies want to give up on using tapes for what they think are other, better solutions. To them, tapes are not modern or fashionable or… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The licensing costs and pricing model are based on capacity and the license is easy to upgrade.

What other advice do I have?

My advice is simply that I would recommend the product. On a scale from one to ten where one is the worst and ten is the best, I would rate Dell EMC PowerProtect as a nine.
Real User
IT Manager at a comms service provider with 501-1,000 employees
May 21 2020

What do you think of Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager?

What is our primary use case?

Our primary use case for this solution is for backup and deduplication. 

What is most valuable?

The deduplication is the most valuable feature because it helps to control the overhead. 

What needs improvement?

There is always room for improvement. The compression ratio should be improved as well as the efficiency.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using PowerProtect for about two years. 

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It's a good tool. We don't have any major problems with it. It has good documentation to figure out how to run it. 

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is easy to scale within the scope of the applications we have. 

How are customer service and technical support?


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What is Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager?

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.

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