VMware SRM Competitors and Alternatives

The top VMware SRM competitors are
  • Veeam Backup & Replication
  • EMC RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines
  • Zerto Virtual Replication
  • Vision Solutions Double-Take
Read reviews of VMware SRM competitors and alternatives
HernĂ¡n Paggi
Real User
IT Administrator and Sr. VMware Engineer at a retailer with 501-1,000 employees
Jun 29 2017

What is most valuable?

RTO time and speed The product allows us to use data more efficiently, reducing the cost of storage and backup time. It... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Our virtual datacenter is protected with different types of backups, but critical ones are "always protected". We can... more»

What needs improvement?

The updates of this product are very fast and they always improve the solution.

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

The price is a bit high. Licensing type is VMware friendly, so it is easy.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I previously used Symantec Backup Exec. It was slow, incomplete, complex, used agents, and the technical support was... more»

What other advice do I have?

If you have virtualized or physical (lastest update of Veeam), you can trust in this solution. Our recovery time was... more»
EmrahAykutalp
Real User
Project Manager
Jan 02 2018

What is most valuable?

Zerto allows RPO of seconds, without need of snapshots. It is agnostic to storage and allows journaling of up to 30 days.

How has it helped my organization?

For example, journaling capability allows you to recover from a ransomware attack. Thus, it is not only used in DRP... more»

What needs improvement?

For me, limiting the minimum licensing package for 15 virtual machines (VMs) is a issue. Not all environments... more»

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

The licensing is by virtual machines, start in 15, and grow in packs of 10. There is an annual support that must be... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I know Veeam B & R and VMware SRM and in environments with aggressive RPO, and non-reliance on snapshots, Zerto is... more»

What other advice do I have?

It is important to have clear: * Required links between sites. * Available network in contingent site.
FrantisekZustin
Consultant
Migration Specialist at a tech vendor with 10,001+ employees
Jul 27 2017

What is most valuable?

Full server migration possibility and SQL migrations.

How has it helped my organization?

It gives us the possibility to migrate/protect customer servers and data in the simplest way.

What needs improvement?

* Linux compatibility * SQL migrations * GUI

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

To always think what they really need and don't buy overpriced license models. The sales support will find the best... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We have been using different products for the migrations, like PlateSpin, AppZero, etc. We switched because of customer... more»

What other advice do I have?

Consult with the company if this product is good for you and how they can handle the nonstandard situations with your... more»

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