IBM Tivoli CDP for Files Competitors and Alternatives

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Real User
Infrastructure Architect at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jan 24 2020

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature is ease of use. Even our manager can figure it out. It sounds like a joke, but really, it is that simple. Being able to tell Cohesity where to put the data and when, and let the system find out the logistics of how… more»

How has it helped my organization?

While we're still new in the implementation, we are excited that we now have a single point of view for all of our backups. As we begin to roll out the virtual nodes to our remote locations, we're looking forward to not having to hassle… more»

What needs improvement?

There is limited support for legacy systems, which is something that could be improved.

What other advice do I have?

Officially, we do plan to implement this solution one day. We're new enough to the system, and we are excited about it enough that we are still in the 'Honeymoon' phase. With respect to legacy support, we don't have funds to stay up to date… more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Prior to choosing this solution, we evaluated Commvault and TSM.
Consultant
Senior Consultant at a healthcare company
Aug 01 2019

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features for us at the moment are NFS, file system backup, and IP backup.

What needs improvement?

The main problem that we are having had to do with stability. We are looking forward to better stability in future versions. Our customers often ask for better integration with Microsoft Exchange.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

I was contracted to migrate our client's disaster recovery environment from Tivoli Storage Manager to EMC NetWorker.

What other advice do I have?

When it comes to choosing this solution, it depends on the environment and the scenarios that you're focused on. There are many advantages with EMC NetWorker compared to other disaster recovery solutions, but the software is lacking in some areas that other vendors focus on. It really depends on… more»
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