TechValidate Research on Commvault® Software

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8,285 Customers Surveyed

60,770 Data Points Collected

831 Published TechFacts

78 Published Charts

106 Published Case Studies



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Channel Leverage of Public Cloud

Please estimate what percentage of your organization’s revenue is currently earned, or projected to be earned, by selling public cloud based solutions?

> 50% of revenue 25-49% of revenue 10-24% of revenue < 10% of revenue No plans to sell cloud service

Currently
12 months from now

Protection of Data in Public Cloud

How are you currently protecting your data in the public cloud?

CommVault Simpana software
14%
Geographic replication for copies
12%
Snapshots
10%
Custom scripts
4%
No specific data protection product or activities
45%

Case Study: Reduce Costs and Improve Access to Data with CommVault®

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise retail company is based on a November 2013 survey of Commvault® Simpana® software customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Purchased CommVault® Simpana® software to solve the following operational and/or business challenges:
    • Reduce IT infrastructure costs
    • Reduce storage costs
    • Improve protection for distributed/endpoint data
    • Deliver better, more timely access to information

Use Case

  • Has 51% to 75% of their data on PC’s (laptops, desktops and workstations).
  • Is protecting 1 to 100 PC’s (laptops, desktops and workstations) with CommVault® Simpana® software.

Results

  • Achieved the following with CommVault® Simpana® software:
    • Realized better access to protected information for users
    • Reduced data loss risk
  • Realized a ROI of 51% to 75% with CommVault Edge™.
  • Reduced data management costs in the following areas with CommVault® Simpana® software for their laptops, desktops and workstations:
    • server, storage, network, media costs: > 75%
    • headcount/personnel costs: > 75%
    • software maintenance costs: 74% to 50%
    • overall cost: 74% to 50%
  • Increased workforce productivity in the following areas with CommVault® Simpana® software for laptop, desktop and workstation data:
    • administrators: 74% to 50%

Case Study: Canadian Medium Enterprise Telecommunications Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise telecommunications services company is based on a January 2012 survey of Commvault® Simpana® software customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We used Simpana in a managed services environment backing up customer servers across 8 different data centers. Our previous solution made this very complex and relied on tape, Simpana greatly simplified this service to our customers.”

Challenges

  • Addressed the following operational/business challenges by deploying their CommVault® software solution:
    • Improved the efficiency of a business processes
    • Achieved better performance
    • Met scalability needs
    • Improved management efficiencies
    • Reduced complexity

Use Case

  • Uses the following CommVault® Simpana® features:
    • Deduplication
    • Replication (CDR, DDR or DASH Copy)
    • SRM/Reporting
  • Protects the following with CommVault® Simpana® software:
    • Terabytes of data (TBs): 51-100
    • Number of Physical Servers: More than 500
    • Number of Virtual Servers: 51-100

Results

  • Paid back their investment in CommVault software in 13-18 months.
  • Recovers data 75% faster since deploying CommVault® Simpana® software.
  • Reduced data management costs since deploying CommVault® Simpana® software:
    • Total data management costs: 20 to 39%

Commvault® Software Customer Satisfaction Rating

A Server Administrator at a medium enterprise membership organization company would be likely to recommend Commvault® Software for this reason:

Software works well and support is excellent.

Commvault® Software Customer Satisfaction Rating

An IT Manager, at a Large Enterprise Telecommunications Services Company, would be very likely to recommend Commvault® Software for this reason:

Commvault has very comprehensive features for backup requirements and an online support that’s very professional.



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About Commvault® Software

Commvault is a leading provider of data protection and information management solutions, helping organizations worldwide activate their data to drive more value and insight for their business. As a result, Commvault customers are able to reduce IT cost, better leverage data, improve IT operations, and increase overall efficiencies. With solutions and services delivered directly and through a worldwide network of partners and service providers, Commvault solutions comprise one of the industry’s leading portfolios in data protection and recovery, cloud, virtualization, archive, file sync and share.

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