All its features are useful and beneficial, but if I had to pick two it would be the reporting and the support that they offer. I'm a big fan of the reporting. You can build your own reports; it's… more»
How has it helped my organization?
When it comes to the storage that we use for backup and data aging, we were limited, at first, by the amount of storage that we could provide for onsite storage and archiving. Commvault's compression… more»
What needs improvement?
Their single pane of glass solution is daunting at first. It's not the easiest interface but, as with anything that you use, eventually you'll get better and better at it. I've worked closely with… more»
Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?
We needed to pick a global solution. I had been reading about Simpana, which is Commvault now, for a while and I had the opportunity to jump right into it and learn about it while deploying it. I had… more»
What other advice do I have?
In terms of advice, the biggest thing I would like to say is don't look at it as a dinosaur. A lot of people associate Commvault with being old and antiquated, and not having all the bells and… more»
Which other solutions did I evaluate?
I've used other solutions in the past, such as vRanger, Symantec Endpoint Protection, Metalogix for Exchange, as well as Data Domain. For data recovery, the others are definitely not as streamlined… more»