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TechValidate Research on Hitachi Data Protection

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211 Customers Surveyed

1,199 Data Points Collected

33 Published TechFacts

9 Published Charts



Selected Research Highlights


As a mainframe customer using Hitachi’s True Copy and Shadow Image products, we are satisfied that the recovery capability provided by these solutions safeguard us against environmental events, as well as infrastructure failures.

IT Management, Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

Hitachi Replication Manager software is a Powerful, Comprehensive Tool

If you are currently using Hitachi Replication Manager along with your replication products, please indicate business / IT reasons that motivated your purchase.

To assist as a hardware set up and configuration management tool
13%
To assist as a replication software set up and configuration management tool
48%
To assist as a replication operations monitoring and alert tool
48%
To assist with the management of a large number of replication pairs
33%
GUI is easier to use than just command line interfaces (CLI) or Hitachi Storage Navigator
39%
Its integrated application aware split-mirror capability for Microsoft applications (e.g., Exchange, SQL)
7%

We installed this with VMware’s SRM. With assistance from professional services it went reasonably well, and has been running flawlessly ever since.

Glenn Dondale, IT Capacity Management, Shared Services Canada

Hitachi Data Protection Customer Research

Business-critical applications require enterprise-class storage systems

What workloads or data types do you store on your most important enterprise storage systems?

Business-critical database applications, such as transaction processing, CRM, ERP
97%
E-business applications, such as websites, portals, or social media
57%
Content or document management, systems of record
48%
User data and office files, including virtual desktops
47%
Custom applications not covered above
34%
Other
2%


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About Hitachi Data Protection

Hitachi Data Protection allows customers to tightly integrate snapshot, replication and persistent copies that are application-aware, secure, deduplicated, managed and accessible from a single platform.

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