TechValidate Research on Veritas

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3,980 Customers Surveyed

20,910 Data Points Collected

266 Published TechFacts

4 Published Charts

18 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


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 Research

What benefits are you receiving from cloud-deployed Veritas products?

Ability to recover data when and where needed
39%
Reduced cost
37%
Faster cloud back ups
29%
Ability to perform disaster recovery to the cloud if needed
27%
NBU 8.1.2 single point of management is a huge benefit for using CloudPoint in a hybrid cloud environment
14%

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 Case Study

Wright State University

Introduction

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

“Compared to the competition, Veritas offered a wider range of compatibility with the services that we support in our datacenter and offered lower costs for the associated physical storage units that we purchased.”

“We are currently using Veritas NetBackup as our enterprise backup solution for our VMware infrastructure, along with a number of legacy systems, including Solaris systems running on Oracle hardware. We are utilizing NetBackup 5230 Appliances as our primary media servers and have our backup data fully replicated via NetBackup AIR to our DR datacenter.”

“As a long time customer of Veritas we have considerable in-house expertise with the NetBackup product line. We had been using EMC’s DataDomain products for a number of years with NetBackup, and in the last few years, we replaced these units with the NetBackup 5230 Appliances for fairly substantial cost savings with increased functionality and reporting capabilities.
In addition, the NetBackup Auto Image Replication (AIR) services have become a key element of our DR services, allowing us to fully replicate our backup data to our DR co-location site.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization 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:
    • Dell
    • EMC
    • Vendors such as Actifio, AppAssure, ArcServe, Barracuda, and/or Unitrends

Use Case

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

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

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Veritas:

  • Received the following IT operational benefits after using Veritas solutions:
    • Received enhanced IT reliability/resiliency
    • Increased storage and application performance
    • Increased performance
    • Improved protection and availability
    • Reduced storage costs

Veritas Customer Testimonial

Veritas Desktop and Laptop Option gives us reliability & resiliency.

Rahul Mishra, System Administrator, International Business Machines Corporation

Veritas Customer Review

5/5 Stars

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

Veritas provides a wide product range and great support.

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

For my company, Veritas means total solutions and complete protection.



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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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