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TechValidate Research on Quest Data Protection

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4,395 Customers Surveyed

37,079 Data Points Collected

681 Published TechFacts

83 Published Charts

370 Published Case Studies



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Protect Across a Broad Range of Applications with Quest Rapid Recovery

What applications are you using Quest Rapid Recovery to protect?

Microsoft SQL Server
82%
Microsoft Exchange
77%
VMware
59%
Microsoft Sharepoint
32%
Microsoft Hyper-V
30%
Citrix hypervisors
7%

Case Study: Educational Institution

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on a July 2015 survey of Quest Data Protection customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“vRanger has made our recovery in our virtual platforms more manageable.”

Challenges

  • Solution providers used prior to Quest Data Protection:
    • EMC
  • Challenges faced prior to deploying Quest Data Protection:
    • Challenges with a solution that didn’t meet their needs
    • A costly solution
    • Time-consuming processes and management

Use Case

  • Uses the following Quest Data Protection solutions:
    • VRanger
  • Chose Quest for both Storage and Data Protection because:
    • Cost efficiencies realized from hardware and/or software solutions implemented
    • The breadth of coverage environments in managing and protecting data
    • Allegiance to the brand they used in the past (e.g. Quest NetVault, Quest vRanger, AppAssure, etc.)
  • Discusses their organization’s data protection requirements daily.
  • Protects more than 100TB of data with Quest Data Protection.

Results

  • Benefits realized since deploying Quest Data Protection solutions:
    • Time savings
    • Protection that fits their business

Quest Data Protection Customer Testimonial

Faster and more reliable file recovery.

Mike Darr, IT Administrator, Mac Papers

Quest DR Appliance Customer Testimonial

Deduplication has meant that I can keep longer retention periods for backups, meaning that I don’t have to go to tape nearly as often to recover data.

Server Administrator, State & Local Government

Case Study: Fortune 500 Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 industrial manufacturing company is based on a August 2015 survey of Quest Data Protection customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Solution providers used prior to Quest Data Protection:
    • CommVault
    • Symantec
  • Challenges faced prior to deploying Quest Data Protection:
    • Poor or slow backup performance
    • Challenges with a solution that didn’t meet their needs

Use Case

  • Uses the following Quest Data Protection solutions:
    • VRanger
  • Chose Quest for both Storage and Data Protection because:
    • The ability to get a complete range of data-related products from one vendor
  • Discusses their organization’s data protection requirements quarterly.

Results

  • Benefits realized since deploying Quest Data Protection solutions:
    • Cost savings
    • Protection that fits their business

Challenges with using EMC

Prior to deploying Quest Data Protection, what types of challenges did your organization experience?

Poor or slow backup performance
44%
Unreliable or slow recoveries
12%
Solution that didn’t meet our needs
41%
Costly solution
51%
Time-consuming processes and management
46%


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About Quest Data Protection

Quest's data protection software simplifies backup and recovery with a complete and integrated solution, spanning virtual, physical and application environments.

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