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Carbonite Case Study

Medium Enterprise Computer Software Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise computer software company is based on a May 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Carbonite Endpoint Protection is a reliable backup option.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

Currently protecting the following endpoints:

  • PCs (desktops and laptops)

Number of endpoints protected:

  • 1500

Configuration model:

  • Microsoft Azure using their own Azure Enterprise Agreement

Data protection features used:

  • Employee self restore

Using Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:

  • To recover single files
  • To recover single devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • Protecting against data loss

Rated Carbonite Endpoint Backup’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:

  • platform support: significantly better
  • speed: significantly better
  • customer support: significantly better
  • ease of use: better
  • price: average

Carbonite Case Study

Medium Enterprise Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise professional services company is based on a July 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
  • To help manage a distributed, mobile workforce
  • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

Currently backing up the following endpoints:

  • PCs (desktops and laptops)

Number of endpoints protected:

  • 3100

Configuration model:

  • Microsoft Azure using their own Azure Enterprise Agreement

Data protection features used:

  • Employee self restore

Using Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:

  • To recover single files
  • To recover single devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • Saving time and resources by enabling self-service consoles on endpoints

Carbonite Case Study

S&P 500 Telecommunications Equipment Company

Introduction

This case study of a S&P 500 telecommunications equipment company is based on a May 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“For our small deployment, Carbonite Endpoint Protection has worked very well.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
  • To mitigate against data breaches and ransomware
  • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

Currently protecting the following endpoints:

  • PCs (desktops and laptops)
  • Macs (iMacs and Macbooks)

Number of endpoints protected:
**60

Configuration model:

  • Microsoft Azure using their own Azure Enterprise Agreement

Data protection features used:

  • Employee self restore
  • Silent deploy

Using Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:

  • To recover single files
  • To recover single devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • Protecting against data loss
  • Saving time and resources by enabling self-service consoles on endpoints

Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:

  • platform support: average
  • speed: average
  • customer support: average
  • ease of use: average
  • price: average

Carbonite Case Study

Educational Institution

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on a May 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The primary benefit we have achieved with Carbonite Endpoint Protection is being able to transparently backup devices. Recovery of data from lost or stolen devices has provided the biggest ROI.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
  • To defend against litigation by achieving legal hold requirements
  • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

Currently backing up the following endpoints:
  • PCs (desktops and laptops)
  • Macs (iMacs and Macbooks)

Number of endpoints protected:
*580

Configuration model:

  • Microsoft Azure using their own Azure Enterprise Agreement

Data protection features used:

  • Silent deploy
  • Legal hold

Using Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:

  • To recover single files
  • To recover single devices

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • Protecting against data loss

Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:

  • platform support: best in class
  • speed: average
  • customer support: best in class
  • ease of use: best in class
  • price: better

Carbonite Case Study

Digiswitch

Introduction

This case study of Digiswitch Infotech PVT Ltd is based on a May 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Carbonite Endpoint Protection makes business predictable.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led Digiswitch to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite Endpoint Protection:

  • To have visibility and control over company data stored on endpoints

Use Case

Currently protecting the following endpoints:

  • PCs (desktops and laptops)
  • Macs (iMacs and Macbooks)

Number of endpoints protected:

  • 400

Configuration model:

  • Microsoft Azure using their own Azure Enterprise Agreement
  • Monthly Azure spend is approximately $2.01 – $2.50 per device

Carbonite Endpoint Protection data protection features used:

  • Quick cache
  • Global location tracking
  • Remote data access
  • Employee self restore

Results

Results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:

  • Protecting against data loss
  • Recovering multiple devices

Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protections’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:

  • platform support: significantly better
  • speed: best in class
  • customer support: better
  • ease of use: significantly better
  • price: better

Carbonite Case Study

Medium Enterprise Wholesale Distribution Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise wholesale distribution company is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Carbonite Endpoint Protection allows us to backup critical remote office PCs.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons they decided to purchase an endpoint protection solution:
    • To protect sensitive financial information
    • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
    • To comply with regulatory requirements
    • To protect intellectual property
    • To help manage a distributed, mobile workforce
    • To mitigate against data breaches and ransomware
    • To maintain audit trails
    • To defend against litigation by achieving legal hold requirements
    • To help support remote and branch offices
    • To support Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives
    • To have visibility and control over company data stored on endpoints
    • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Needed to back up the following endpoints:
    • PCs (desktops and laptops)
    • Servers
  • Uses Carbonite’s/Datacastle’s vault in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Protection.
  • The following features are used for data protection:
    • Remote data access
    • Local cache
  • Used Endpoint Protection for the following:
    • To recover single files
    • To recover single devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Maintained HIPAA compliance
    • Protected against data loss
    • Protected against intellectual property infringement
    • Maintained control of company data by tracking endpoint locations
    • Saved time and resources by enabling self-service consoles on endpoints
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • platform support: significantly better
    • speed: better
    • customer support: average
    • ease of use: better
    • price: better

Carbonite Case Study

SEDE

Introduction

This case study of S. is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Since installing Carbonite Endpoint Protection, we have had no more data loss when a device fails or is stolen. And users can even restore files by themselves, which is very good!”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons they decided to purchase an endpoint protection solution:
    • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
    • To mitigate against data breaches and ransomware
    • To have visibility and control over company data stored on endpoints
    • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Needed to back up the following endpoints:
    • PCs (desktops and laptops)
  • Uses their own on-premise servers in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Protection.
  • The following features are used for data protection:
    • Local cache
    • Silent Deploy
  • Used Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:
    • To recover single files
    • To recover single devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Protected against data loss
    • Saved time and resources by enabling self-service consoles on endpoints
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • platform support: average
    • speed: significantly better
    • customer support: average
    • ease of use: significantly better
    • price: average

Carbonite Case Study

Medium Enterprise Health Care Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise health care company is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Carbonite Endpoint Protection makes data management easier.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons they decided to purchase an endpoint protection solution:
    • To protect sensitive financial information
    • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
    • To protect intellectual property
    • To mitigate against data breaches and ransomware
    • To maintain audit trails
    • To have visibility and control over company data stored on endpoints
    • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Needed to back up the following endpoints:
    • PCs (desktops and laptops)
  • Uses Carbonite’s/Datacastle’s vault in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Protection.
  • The following features are used for data protection:
    • Remote data access
  • Used Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:
    • To recover single files
    • To recover single devices
    • To recover multiple devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Protected against data loss
    • Maintained control of company data by tracking endpoint locations
    • Saved time and resources by enabling self-service consoles on endpoints
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • platform support: significantly better
    • speed: significantly better
    • customer support: better
    • ease of use: better
    • price: significantly better

Carbonite Case Study

Large Enterprise Food Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise food company is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“With Carbonite Endpoint Protection we were able to mitigate data loss from stolen devices and improve our control over personal data on 850 laptops.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons they decided to purchase an endpoint protection solution:
    • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
    • To help manage a distributed, mobile workforce
    • To help support remote and branch offices

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Needed to back up the following endpoints:
    • PCs (desktops and laptops)
  • Uses Carbonite’s/Datacastle’s vault in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Protection.
  • The following features are used for data protection:
    • Local cache
  • Used Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:
    • To recover single files
    • To recover single devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Protected against data loss
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • platform support: average
    • speed: better
    • customer support: average
    • ease of use: better
    • price: better

Carbonite Case Study

Medium Enterprise Retail Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise retail company is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“I’m a CIO and Carbonite Endpoint Protection allows me to sleep deeply. Protecting against data loss on VIP laptops has never been so non-intrusive and easy.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons they decided to purchase an endpoint protection solution:
    • To protect sensitive financial information
    • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
    • To comply with regulatory requirements
    • To mitigate against data breaches and ransomware

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Needed to back up the following endpoints:
    • PCs (desktops and laptops)
  • Uses Carbonite’s/Datacastle’s vault in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Protection.
  • The following features are used for data protection:
    • Global location tracking
    • Local cache
  • Used Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:
    • To recover single files
    • To recover single devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Maintained HIPAA compliance
    • Protected against data loss
    • Recovered from ransomware
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • platform support: significantly better
    • speed: significantly better
    • customer support: significantly better
    • ease of use: best in class
    • price: significantly better

Carbonite Case Study

Global 500 Hospitality Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 hospitality company is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Carbonite Endpoint Protection provides us business continuity. "

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons they decided to purchase an endpoint protection solution:
    • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Needed to back up the following endpoints:
    • Servers
  • Uses Carbonite’s/Datacastle’s vault in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Protection.
  • Used Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:
    • To recover single files

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Protected against data loss
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • platform support: significantly better
    • speed: significantly better
    • customer support: better
    • ease of use: significantly better
    • price: significantly better

Carbonite Case Study

Large Enterprise Food Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise food company is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Carbonite Endpoint Protection = Worry-free backup”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons they decided to purchase an endpoint backup solution:
    • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Needed to back up the following endpoints:
    • PCs (desktops and laptops)
    • Macs (iMacs and MacBooks)
  • Uses Carbonite’s/Datacastle’s vault in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Protection.
  • The following features are used for data protection:
    • QuickCache
    • Global location tracking
    • Remote data access
  • Used Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:
    • To recover single files
    • To recover single devices
    • To recover multiple devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Maintained HIPAA compliance
    • Protected against data loss
    • Maintained control of company data by tracking endpoint locations
    • Saved time and resources by enabling self-service consoles on endpoints
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • platform support: significantly better
    • speed: significantly better
    • customer support: significantly better
    • ease of use: significantly better
    • price: significantly better

Carbonite Case Study

Medium Enterprise Beverage Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise beverage company is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Carbonite Endpoint Protection assures data protection without the complexity of HW proprietary solutions.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons they decided to purchase an endpoint backup protection:
    • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
    • To protect intellectual property
    • To mitigate against data breaches and ransomware
    • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Needed to back up the following endpoints:
    • PCs (desktops and laptops)
  • Uses Microsoft Azure using their own Azure Enterprise Agreement in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Protection.
  • The following features are used for data protection:
    • QuickCache
    • Local cache
    • Silent Deploy
  • Used Endpoint Protection for the following:
    • To recover single files
    • To recover single devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Protected against data loss
    • Recovered from ransomware
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • platform support: significantly better
    • speed: significantly better
    • customer support: significantly better
    • ease of use: significantly better
    • price: significantly better

Carbonite Case Study

Medium Enterprise Telecommunications Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise telecommunications services company is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We attempted to use several tools to complete our migration project, but Carbonite Migrate was the only product to successfully complete the data migration along with the official cutover.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Types of migrations they used Carbonite Migrate for:
    • System migration
    • Cloud migration – to the cloud

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Types of migrations they do:
    • Virtual to virtual
  • What prompted their migration:
    • Moving systems to the cloud

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • Benefits realized with Carbonite Migrate:
    • Reliable, quick and easy-to-use migration with near-zero downtime and no data loss
    • Easy, non-disruptive testing
    • Freedom from cloud or hardware lock-in
    • The ability to migrate any size data and migration project without any limitations
    • Good customer support

Carbonite Case Study

Medium Enterprise Telecommunications Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise telecommunications services company is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We were able to move a customer with no hypervisor access at a different service provider to our Cloud backed by VMware. We have tried other products in the past, with very little success or extended outages for final sync and hydration of VM on our side. We also experienced disconnects from other products after days of syncs losing all data and having to start over. We were able to use Carbonite Migrate to successfully migrate the customers 2 large SQL servers with no data loss and a fast failover.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Types of migrations they used Carbonite Migrate for:
    • System migration

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Types of migrations they do:
    • Virtual to virtual
  • What prompted their migration:
    • Migrating a customer from a service provider to their cloud service.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • Benefits realized with Carbonite Migrate:
    • Easy, non-disruptive testing
    • The ability to migrate any size data and migration project without any limitations
    • Good customer support

Carbonite Case Study

Non Profit Company

Introduction

This case study of a non-profit is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Carbonite Migrate helped us migrate from Hyper-V to the Nutanix Acropolis hypervisor. Our environment is not very large (~30 systems), but it allowed us to migrate it entirely within a couple of weeks. I migrated ~10 TB of data without interrupting production.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Types of migrations they used Carbonite Migrate for:
    • Data migration
    • System migration

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Types of migrations they do:
    • Physical to virtual
    • Virtual to virtual
  • What prompted their migration:
    • To virtualize their environment
    • For a hardware refresh

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • Benefits realized with Carbonite Migrate:
    • Reliable, quick and easy-to-use migration with near-zero downtime and no data loss
    • The ability to migrate any size data and migration project without any limitations
    • Good customer support
    • Cost-effective migration

Carbonite Case Study

Large Enterprise Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise professional services company is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We have been able to move/migrate well over 3000 servers with little to no downtime to end users. "

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Types of migrations they used Carbonite Migrate for:
    • Data migration
    • System migration
    • Hardware upgrade

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Types of migrations they do:
    • Physical to physical
    • Physical to virtual
    • Virtual to virtual
  • What prompted their migration:
    • A hardware refresh

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • Benefits realized with Carbonite Migrate:
    • Reliable, quick and easy-to-use migration with near-zero downtime and no data loss
    • Good customer support
    • Cost-effective migration

Carbonite Case Study

Hitachi Solutions Europe Ltd

Introduction

This case study of Hitachi Solutions Europe Ltd is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Carbonite has saved us a few times with regards to stolen/crashed laptops. Data is easily retrieved and normally very straight forward. "

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons they decided to purchase an endpoint protection solution:
    • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
    • To comply with regulatory requirements
    • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Needed to back up the following endpoints:
    • PCs (desktops and laptops)
  • Uses Carbonite’s/Datacastle’s vault in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Protection.
  • Used Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:
    • To recover single files
    • To recover single devices
    • To recover multiple devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Saved time and resources by enabling self-service consoles on endpoints
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • platform support: average
    • speed: average
    • customer support: average
    • ease of use: average
    • price: average

Carbonite Case Study

Salient Systems

Introduction

This case study of Salient Systems is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Carbonite Endpoint Protection has saved the day from ransomware and employee mistakes several times.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons they decided to purchase an endpoint protection solution:
    • To protect sensitive financial information
    • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
    • To comply with regulatory requirements

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Needed to back up the following endpoints:
    • PCs (desktops and laptops)
  • Uses Carbonite’s/Datacastle’s vault in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Protection.
  • The following features are used for data protection:
    • QuickCache
    • Remote data access
    • Silent Deploy
  • Used Carbonite Endpoint Protection for the following:
    • To recover single files
    • To recover single devices
    • To recover multiple devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Maintained HIPAA compliance
    • Complied with FERPA
    • Protected against data loss
    • Recovered from ransomware
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • Platform support: Significantly better
    • Speed: Significantly better
    • Customer Support: Best in class
    • Ease of use: Better
    • Price: Average

Carbonite Case Study

LGI IT Department

Introduction

This case study of LGI – IT Dept. is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“I have had laptops lost or stolen, been able to do full remote wipes and restore all the data that I had specified to be backed up restored to a replacement laptop.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons LGI decided to purchase an endpoint protection solution:
    • To protect intellectual property
    • To help support remote and branch offices
    • To have visibility and control over company data stored on endpoints
    • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Needed to back up the following endpoints:
    • PCs (desktops and laptops)
  • Uses Carbonite’s/Datacastle’s vault in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Backup.
  • The following features are used for data protection:
    • Remote data access
  • Used Endpoint Backup for the following:
    • To recover single files
    • To recover single devices
    • To recover multiple devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Protected against data loss
    • Protected against intellectual property infringement
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • platform support: best in class
    • speed: significantly better
    • customer support: significantly better
    • ease of use: best in class
    • price: better

Carbonite Case Study

Diamond Foods

Introduction

This case study of Diamond Foods is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Carbonite Endpoint Protection has become an essential part of my organization. I have gone as far as creating custom images for laptop to automatically deploy the agent to ensure maximum data backup and protection.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Main reasons they decided to purchase an endpoint protection solution:
    • To reduce the impact of lost/stolen devices
    • To defend against litigation by achieving legal hold requirements
    • To restore accidentally deleted or corrupted files

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses Carbonite’s/Datacastle’s vault in their configuration of Carbonite Endpoint Protection.
  • The following features are used for data protection:
    • QuickCache
    • Silent Deploy
  • Used Endpoint Protection for the following:
    • To recover single files
    • To recover single devices
    • To recover multiple devices
    • To remove data from devices on command (remote wipe)

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • The main results achieved using Carbonite Endpoint Protection:
    • Protected against data loss
    • Recovered from ransomware
  • Rated Carbonite Endpoint Protection’s features as compared to other vendors’ or in-house alternatives:
    • platform support: better
    • speed: best in class
    • customer support: best in class
    • ease of use: best in class
    • price: average

Carbonite Migrate Case Study

Innoterm

Introduction

This case study of Innoterm is based on an August 2017 survey of Carbonite Migrate customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“I just pressed the button and I was done. I migrated 2 servers and it was a walk in the park. I used Carbonite Migrate on an earlier project with 50 servers, and again, it was a walk in the park.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite Migrate:

  • Chose Carbonite Migrate because they needed:
    • Cloud migration (to the Cloud)

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite Migrate that the surveyed company uses:

  • Completed migrations from the following areas:
    • From physical to physical
    • From physical to virtual
    • From virtual to virtual
    • From virtual to cloud
    • From cloud to virtual
  • Evaluated the following other vendors before choosing Carbonite Migrate:
    • PlateSpin
    • OS or hypervisor tools
  • Types of systems which comprise their IT environment:
    • On-premise physical servers
    • On-premise virtual servers
    • Cloud-based systems
  • Has deployed the following server operating systems, databases, and virtual environments:
    • AWS
    • Azure
    • Hyper-V
    • Linux
    • Microsoft SQL
    • Windows Server

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite Migrate:

  • Completed 1-5 migrations in the last 12 months.
  • Rates the following Carbonite Migrate features compared to the competition:
    • Platform support: significantly better
    • Data mobility / migration: significantly better
    • Ease of use: significantly better
    • Customer support: best in class
    • Reliability / accuracy: significantly better
  • Realized the following operational benefits with Carbonite Migrate:
    • A structured, repeatable migration with near-zero downtime & no data loss
    • Streamlined & automated migrations from a central console

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Culy Construction & Power Team Services

Introduction

This case study of Culy Construction & Power Team Services is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We were able to move two servers with 2TB of data without any disruption in services or down time. Carbonite Migrate is an excellent product.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Types of migrations they used Carbonite Migrate for:
    • Cloud migration – to the cloud

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Types of migrations:
    • Physical to cloud
  • What prompted their migration:
    • Moving systems to the cloud

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • Benefits realized with Carbonite Migrate:
    • Reliable, quick and easy-to-use migration with near-zero downtime and no data loss
    • Easy, non-disruptive testing
    • Freedom from cloud or hardware lock-in
    • The ability to migrate any size data and migration project without any limitations
    • Good customer support
    • Cost-effective migration

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Transnetyx

Introduction

This case study of Transnetyx is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“With Carbonite Migrate, we were able to migrate an Oracle production server to a new server in about 7 hours. This normally takes up to 24 hrs.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Types of migrations they used Carbonite Migrate for:
    • Data migration

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Types of migrations:
    • Physical to physical
  • What prompted their migration:
    • A hardware refresh

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • Benefits realized with Carbonite Migrate:
    • Reliable, quick and easy-to-use migration with near-zero downtime and no data loss
    • Easy, non-disruptive testing
    • The ability to migrate any size data and migration project without any limitations
    • Cost-effective migration

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Green Hill

Introduction

This case study of GreenHill is based on a February 2018 survey of Carbonite customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The actual cutover was smooth, very smooth. Carbonite Migrate delivers quick migration to refresh hardware.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite:

  • Types of migrations they used Carbonite Migrate for:
    • System migration
    • Hardware upgrade

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite that the surveyed company uses:

  • Types of migrations they do:
    • Physical to physical
  • What prompted their migration:
    • For a hardware refresh

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite:

  • Benefits realized with Carbonite Migrate:
    • Reliable, quick and easy-to-use migration with near-zero downtime and no data loss
    • Good customer support
    • Cost-effective migration

Carbonite Availability Case Study

Balsharaf Group

Introduction

This case study of Balsharaf Group is based on an August 2017 survey of Carbonite Availability customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite Availability:

  • Primary reasons for choosing Carbonite Availability:
    • High availability
    • Business continuity
    • Disaster recovery
    • Data replication
    • Planned downtime

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite Availability that the surveyed company uses:

  • Evaluated the following vendor before choosing Carbonite Availability:
    • A Cloud-based disaster recovery-as-a-service (DRaaS) solution
  • IT environment is configured with the following:
    • 1-100 systems
    • On-premise physical servers
  • Has 100% of their x86 of their systems protected by Carbonite Availability.
  • Has had to failover, either for a few systems or the entire datacenter, 2-5 times in the last 12 months.
  • Has the following server operating systems, databases, and virtual environments deployed:
    • Hyper-V
    • Windows Server

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite Availability:

  • Rates the following Carbonite Availability features compared to the competition:
    • physical, virtual, & cloud support: best in class
    • continuous replication: best in class
    • rapid recovery: best in class
    • flexible recovery options: best in class
    • support for same-software migrations: best in class
  • Realized the following operational benefits after deploying Carbonite Availability:
    • The benefit of a single solution for all of their physical, virtual, & cloud environments
    • Fast failover speeds & continuous replication – minimizing downtime
    • Real-time/any-to-any data migrations without the system being brought down – saving time & resources
    • The use of Carbonite Availability for planned downtime because it is rapid and reliable
    • Confidence in their business continuity plan
    • The ability to recover from individual systems failures as well as entire datacenter outages

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Datacom New Zealand

Introduction

This case study of Datacom New Zealand is based on an August 2017 survey of Carbonite Migrate customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“As an IaaS provider and large consumer of Azure, we have hundreds of clients that rely on us. Carbonite Migrate has allowed us to transparently migrate out customers from vSPhere to Hyper-V based platforms and in some cases exit existing IaaS platform providers without that provider even being aware of their departure. It is an excellent product.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Carbonite Migrate:

  • Chose Carbonite Migrate because they needed:
    • Hardware upgrades
    • Cloud migration (to the Cloud)
    • Cloud migration (between clouds)

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Carbonite Migrate that the surveyed company uses:

  • Completed migrations from the following areas:
    • From physical to virtual
    • From physical to cloud
    • From virtual to virtual
    • From virtual to cloud
    • From cloud to cloud
  • Evaluated the following other vendors before choosing Carbonite Migrate:
    • Zerto
    • OS or hypervisor tools
    • A DIY or in-house solution
  • Types of systems which comprise their IT environment:
    • On-premise physical servers
    • On-premise virtual servers
    • Cloud-based systems
    • On-premise legacy systems
  • Has deployed the following server operating systems, databases, and virtual environments:
    • Azure
    • Hyper-V
    • Linux
    • Microsoft SQL
    • VMware
    • Windows Server
    • Another cloud-based VM

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Carbonite Migrate:

  • Completed >20 migrations in the last 12 months.
  • Rates the following Carbonite Migrate features compared to the competition:
    • Platform support: better
    • Data mobility / migration: best in class
    • Ease of use: best in class
    • Customer support: better
    • Reliability / accuracy: best in class
  • Realized the following operational benefits with Carbonite Migrate:
    • A structured, repeatable migration with near-zero downtime & no data loss
    • Streamlined & automated migrations from a central console
    • Freedom from cloud lock-in

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Marathon Technology Group

Introduction

This case study of Marathon Technology Group is based on an August 2017 survey of Carbonite Migrate customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Carbonite Migrate has made migrating and upgrading servers very easy with little to no downtime.”

Challenges

Marathon Technology Group chose Carbonite Migrate for:

  • System migration
  • Hardware upgrades

Use Case

With Carbonite Migrate, Marathon Technology Group completed migrations:

  • From physical to physical
  • From physical to virtual
  • From virtual to virtual

Marathon Technology Group’s IT environment consists of :

  • On-premise physical servers
  • On-premise virtual servers
  • Cloud-based systems

Marathon Technology Group has deployed the following server operating systems, databases, and virtual environments:

  • Microsoft SQL
  • VMware
  • Windows Server

Results

With Carbonite Migrate Marathon Technology Group has completed up to 5 migrations in the last 12 months.

It rates the following Carbonite Migrate features compared to the competition:

  • Platform support: best in class
  • Data mobility / migration: best in class
  • Ease of use: best in class
  • Customer support: best in class
  • Reliability / accuracy: best in class

Marathon Technology Group realized the following operational benefits with Carbonite Migrate:

  • A structured, repeatable migration with near-zero downtime and no data loss
  • The ability to migrate to any size data and migration project without any limitations

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The White Team Consulting

Introduction

This case study of The White Team Consulting is based on an August 2017 survey of Carbonite Migrate customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Carbonite Migrate is the best Migration and Availability tool, including for physical machines, with ‘near-zero’ downtime.”

Challenges

The White Team Consulting chose Carbonite Migrate because they needed:

  • Cloud migration (to the cloud)
  • Cloud migration (between clouds)

Use Case

The White Team Consulting completed migrations:

  • From physical to virtual
  • From physical to cloud

The company evaluated the following vendors before choosing Carbonite Migrate:

  • PlateSpin
  • Zerto
  • OS or hypervisor tools

Its IT environment is comprised of:

  • On-premise physical servers
  • On-premise virtual servers
  • Cloud-based systems
  • On-premise legacy systems

The company has deployed the following server operating systems, databases and virtual environments:

  • AWS
  • Azure
  • Hyper-V
  • Linux
  • Microsoft SQL
  • VMware
  • Windows Server
  • Another cloud-based VM

Results

With Carbonite Migrate the company completed more than 20 migrations in the last 12 months.

The White Team Consulting rates the following Carbonite Migrate features compared to the competition:

  • Platform support: worse
  • Data mobility / migration: best in class
  • Ease of use: better
  • Customer support: better
  • Reliability / accuracy: better

Realized the following operational benefits with Carbonite Migrate:

  • A structured, repeatable migration with near-zero downtime and no data loss

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Xchanging

Introduction

This case study of Xchanging is based on an August 2017 survey of Carbonite Migrate customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Carbonite Migrate provides a user-friendly console to perform the migration.”

Challenges

Xchanging chose Carbonite Migrate for system migration.

Use Case

Xchanging evaluated PlateSpin before choosing Carbonite Migrate.

Xchanging completed migrations:

  • From physical to virtual
  • From virtual to virtual

Xchanging’s IT environment consists of:

  • On-premise physical servers
  • On-premise virtual servers

Xchanging has deployed the following server operating systems, databases and virtual environments:

  • VMware
  • Windows Server

Results

With Carbonite Migrate Xchanging completed up to 10 migrations in the last 12 months.

Rates the following Carbonite Migrate features compared to the competition:

  • Platform support: significantly better
  • Data mobility / migration: significantly better
  • Ease of use: better
  • Customer support: best in class
  • Reliability / accuracy: significantly better

Xchanging realized the following operational benefits with Carbonite Migrate:

  • A structured, repeatable migration with near-zero downtime and no data loss
  • The ability to migrate to any size data and migration project without any limitations



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