Recovery Manager for SharePoint Customer Stats



Recovery Manager for SharePoint customer environment size

What is the size of your SharePoint environment?

More than 5 farms: 15%
5 farms: 0%
4 farms: 2%
3 farms: 13%
2 farms: 15%
1 farm: 54%

Recovery time costs before Recovery Manager for SharePoint

How much time did the following recovery scenarios cost you per incident BEFORE using Recovery Manager for SharePoint?

3+ days 2 days 1 day 1/2 a day 1 hour or less

Single item/document
Site/site collection
Web application
Farm (disaster recovery)

Recovery Manager for SharePoint customer backup systems

How are you currently backing up SharePoint?

Native SharePoint/SQL backup
11%
Quest LiteSpeed for SQL Server
9%
Quest BakBone NetVault Backup
4%
Quest vRanger Backup and Replication
11%
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Databases
2%
Symantec Veritas NetBackup
2%
Symantec Backup Exec
15%
HP DataProtector
4%
Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager
17%

Reduce time to recovery

76% of surveyed IT organizations purchased Recovery Manager for SharePoint to reduce time to recovery.

The Recovery Manager for SharePoint difference

Rate the following Recovery Manager for SharePoint capabilities in terms of how differentiated they are compared to the competition.

Highly differentiated Differentiated Neutral Not differentiated

Ease-of-use
Time to recovery
Recovery process
Search for missing data
Integration w/current backup

Challenges in SharePoint recovery

What types of operational challenges were you experiencing regarding SharePoint recovery scenarios PRIOR to installing Recovery Manager for SharePoint?

User productivity interruptions
37%
Recovery time objectives/SLAs not met
28%
SQL database engineer required for every restore, slowing the process further
21%
Unable to recovery a single item/document without restoring the entire library, list or site and compromising the live data
19%
Unable to search for the lost item/document in recycle bins or backups
19%
Full farm or web application failure with no straightforward way to recovery
18%
Unable to delegate restore functions to help desk personnel without compromising SQL security
13%
Enterprise backup system not integrated with former recovery processes/tool, requiring its own SharePoint backup
13%

Top purchasing drivers for Recovery Manager for SharePoint

What were the top purchasing drivers for buying Recovery Manager for SharePoint?

Reduce time to recovery
76%
Restore single item/document up to farm without compromising other live data
48%
Restore items/documents to non-SharePoint locations when SharePoint is offline
48%
Integrate with current enterprise/SharePoint backup system
44%
Full fidelity restores (permissions, metadata, workflow status, version history, etc.)
32%
Enable quick and exact searches for lost items/document across recycle bins and multiple backups
28%
Backup vs. live environment compare to locate data you didn’t know was missing
28%
Full farm restore automation
28%
Eliminate need for SQL database engineer involvement
24%
Secure helpdesk delegation of recovery searches/finds
20%
Preview items/documents prior to restore to ensure correct recovery
12%