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4,044 Customers Surveyed

21,270 Data Points Collected

326 Published TechFacts

4 Published Charts

25 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Veritas Case Study

Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

Introduction

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

“We wanted an Enterprise-wide solution that should meet all types of business applications on all platforms (physical, virtual). Require to protect all Operating systems and applications (e.g Databases: SQL and Oracle). Also, Veritas is able to support legacy platforms like OpenVMS, unlike competitors.”

“Applications: Oracle, MS SQL Server, SharePoint, MS Exchange Platforms: VMware, Sun Solaris, Redhat Linux, CentOS, OpenVMS, Microsoft Windows.”

“Cost Savings/Avoidance: Brand Reputation and regulatory requirements and upheld with Veritas Data Protection. Not just about reputation or regulation we need to protect customers data to remain in business. The customer is key if we cannot secure customers data then there is no need to for Brand reputation or regulatory requirements.”

Challenges

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

  • Business and/or IT challenges that led to considering and implementing new data management solutions from Veritas:
    • Eliminating cost/complexity within their IT environment
    • Changing/evolving regulatory requirements
    • Increases in risks (risk of downtime, unprotected workloads)
    • Enterprise-Wide Data Protection Solution (Holistic)
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • EMC
    • Rubrik
    • Veeam

Use Case

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

  • Uses Veritas to support the following data management strategies:
    • Backup and recovery
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • NetBackup
    • Netbackup Appliances
    • Backup Exec
    • InfoScale
    • Consulting Services
    • Education Services
    • Support Services

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Veritas:

  • Received the following IT operational benefits after using Veritas solutions:
    • Received enhanced IT reliability/resiliency
    • Met Service Level Agreements
    • Improved protection and availability

Veritas Customer Research

What IT challenges led you to consider deploying Veritas via the cloud?

Governance and security
30%
Deploying cloud workloads that require more granular level of recovery than cloud-based snapshots allows me to continue my hybrid cloud
24%
Leveraging Veritas investment
19%
Cloud Service Provider is not providing cloud back up
19%

Veritas Customer Review

4/5 Stars

Provide a short example of how Veritas provided a positive experience with its products, services and/customer support.

The major part of what Veritas offers is reliability in terms of restoring data.

In a word or a short phrase, please complete the following: "For my company, Veritas means ______."

For my company, Veritas means reliability.

Veritas Customer Testimonial

For our company, Backup Exec means less production stoppage due to uptime guarantees.

Pascal Majon, IT Manager, Colbert Packaging

Veritas Case Study

Colbert Packaging

Introduction

This case study of Colbert Packaging is based on a June 2018 survey of Veritas customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We recognize Veritas as a leader in its market segment. Veritas always has a backup solution that integrates with our infrastructure and scales to future needs. It is an essential part of our business continuity planning.”

“We use Backup Exec to backup physical and virtual hosts running a variety of mission-critical applications down to flat file storage. We also use it to backup production computers and provide an internal SLA to help reduce downtime risk.”

“For us, Veritas means less production stoppage due to uptime guarantees.”

Challenges

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

  • Business and/or IT challenges that led to considering and implementing new data management solutions from Veritas:
    • Eliminating cost/complexity within their IT environment
    • Changing/evolving regulatory requirements
    • Increases in risks (risk of downtime, unprotected workloads)
    • Aligning with business priorities and IT investments
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • HPE
    • Microsoft
    • Veeam
    • Vendors such as Actifio, AppAssure, ArcServe, Barracuda, and/or Unitrends

Use Case

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

  • Uses Veritas to support the following data management strategies:
    • Backup and recovery
    • Business continuity
    • Software-defined storage
    • Information governance
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • Backup Exec
    • eDiscovery Platform
    • Enterprise Vault
    • System Recovery Server

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Veritas:

  • Received the following IT operational benefits after using Veritas solutions:
    • Received enhanced IT reliability/resiliency
    • Improved scalability
    • Increased performance
    • Met Service Level Agreements
    • Improved protection and availability
    • Reduced storage costs
    • Improved visibility (uncovering dark/redundant data)

Veritas Customer Research

Which Veritas solutions and/or services did your company implement?

NetBackup
56%
Netbackup Appliances
34%
360 Data Management Suite
2%
Access
3%
Application HA
5%
Backup Exec
48%
CloudPoint
1%
Data Insight
5%
eDiscovery
6%
Enterprise Vault
25%
Hyperscale
0%
Information Map
3%
InfoScale
15%
Resiliency Platform (VRP)
2%
Velocity
2%
Business Critical Services
7%
Consulting Services
5%
Education Services
4%
Managed Services
4%
Support Services
13%


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About Veritas

At Veritas Technologies, they empower businesses of all sizes to discover the truth in information—their most important digital asset. Using their platform, customers can accelerate their digital transformation and solve pressing challenges like multi-cloud data management, data protection, storage optimization, compliance readiness and workload portability—with no cloud vendor lock-in.

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