TechValidate Research on Veritas

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4,460 Customers Surveyed

23,699 Data Points Collected

407 Published TechFacts

6 Published Charts

38 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Veritas Case Study

FedEx Corporation

Introduction

This case study of Fedex Corporation is based on a September 2018 survey of Veritas customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

NetBackup is a great product with great support.”

NetBackup is being used for backup and recovery in the FedEx environment, and Foundation Suite HA is being used for fail-over of applications in the FedEx environment.”

“Veritas is a high availability solution in use here at FedEx, and NetBackup is a solution that backs up our data and restores that data if it is lost, which is a very important solution to have in a large company – or any company.”

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
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • 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
    • Symantec products such as: Foundation Suite HA and etc…
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • NetBackup
    • Netbackup, Foundation Suite HA, VCS

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
    • Improved protection and availability

Veritas Case Study

Cognitive Network Solutions

Introduction

This case study of Cognitive Network Solutions is based on a May 2018 survey of Veritas customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Veritas offers a complete solution for all of our needs, with best-of-breed products.”

“We are over 90% virtualised and utilise Veritas Resiliency Platform to protect our private cloud assets with regard to DR.
We also utilise Enterprise Vault to reduce our storage footprint along with NetBackup for Data Protection and Disaster Recovery.
We use the eDiscovery Platform and Data Insight to provide better investigatory tools and searchability,”

“Veritas solutions have given us a definite improvement regarding the protection, storage, and security of our data. The eDiscovery Platform alone provides us with a sophisticated discovery and delivery system whilst reducing the man-hours required to perform searches.”

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:
    • Commvault
    • EMC
    • Microsoft
    • 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
    • Multi-cloud data management
    • Business continuity
    • Software-defined storage
    • Information governance
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • NetBackup
    • Backup Exec
    • Data Insight
    • EDiscovery
    • Enterprise Vault
    • Resiliency Platform (VRP)

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Veritas:

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

Veritas Customer Satisfaction Rating

Vinayak Chennuri, a System Administrator at Reliance Industries Limited, would be very likely to recommend Veritas for this reason:

Veritas is a good platform where there is continuous innovation. There are always new technologies being incorporated, and new updates being rolled out. That’s one of the main reasons I recommend it.

Veritas Customer Testimonial

Our company has seen cost benefits from running Veritas NetBackup via Amazon Web Service (AWS).

Paulo Alves, IT Architect, HOFOR A/S

Veritas Customer Research

Top Veritas solutions and services implemented

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

NetBackup
98%
NetBackup Appliances
49%
Backup Exec
24%
InfoScale
24%
Enterprise Vault
23%
Flex Appliance
16%
Access Appliances
13%
Cloud Catalyst
12%
Business Critical Services
8%
SaaS Backup
8%

Veritas Customer Research

Competition

Which competitors did you evaluate before partnering with Veritas?

Veeam
47%
Commvault
38%
EMC
36%
Microsoft
28%
IBM
25%
HPE
18%
Dell
16%
Others - Actifio, AppAssure, ArcServe, Barracuda and/or Unitrends
12%
Rubrik
12%
Cohesity
4%


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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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