Veritas Backup Exec Competitors and Alternatives

The top Veritas Backup Exec competitors are
  • Veritas NetBackup
  • Veeam Backup & Replication
  • Acronis Backup
  • Commvault
  • Arcserve UDP
  • EMC Data Domain
  • Microsoft DPM
  • EMC Avamar
Read reviews of Veritas Backup Exec competitors and alternatives
Ownerbe6e
Real User
Owner
Aug 22 2017

What do you think of Acronis Backup?

Valuable Features: Backing up computers remotely and storing them on a network share. • Improvements to My Organization: It’s invaluable for disaster recovery and is pretty quick doing a restore. • Room for Improvement: Sometimes I’ve found the agent won’t install, and it doesn’t give you a reason why. You click on the event link, and it goes to the Acronis site, and the site says no information found. • Use of Solution: Eight to 10 years (with older versions). • Stability Issues: No. • Scalability Issues: No. • Customer Service and Technical Support: They are very good on chat, which is what I use mostly. • Previous Solutions: No. • Initial Setup: The setup was straightforward, and it installed quickly. • Pricing, Setup Cost and Licensing: ...
EduardPetruf
Real User
Backup & Storage administrator at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Aug 17 2017

What is most valuable?

* Very nice tools. * List of supported OSs and their versions is really long and it is the same for DBs and... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Backup admins don’t need to dedicate so much time to installation and configuration of backups.

What needs improvement?

NetWorker’s code needs improvement. There are so many bugs in each version, so I have to wait until the last cumulative... more»

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

Ask your EMC representative for discount. They can provide really good discounts.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I used Hiback from NovaStor a long time ago, but it was not as good as NetWorker. I switched because I was no longer... more»

What other advice do I have?

Use EMC Data Domain (DD) system and EMC NetWorker. It really is number one on the market in backup and recovery solutions.
Jean-Luc Goascoz
Consultant
Consultant at a legal firm
May 22 2018

What is most valuable?

* Forever incremental - allows TSM to optimize storage needs. * The way it covers backup and archive needs. The flexibility of backup copy group always allows me to cover the... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I have a lot of examples of how it has improved different clients' organizations, but the greatest value is with a dual-site infrastructure and container storage pools.

What needs improvement?

The administration interface: * should implement more functionalities that exist only in the command line * needs improvement in how some reports are created. Also, it needs agents... more»

What other advice do I have?

It depends on the infrastructure and the requirements, but from an overall viewpoint, and in light of my experience of 15 years with TSM, I rate Spectrum Protect at eight out of 10.

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