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216 Customers Surveyed

1,621 Data Points Collected

2 Published Charts

1 Published Case Study



Selected Research Highlights


Veritas Case Study

Large Enterprise Banking Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise banking company is based on a May 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.

“360 degree data management that includes backup, recovery, replication, and archivals of data across in a hybrid cloud environment.”

“Data analytics and capabilities to identify and eliminate storage waste.”

“Multi-OS platform support, scalability, and software-defined features.”

“Netbackup is used for backup and recovery in a multi-platform (AIX, Solaris, Linux, Windows, VMware) hybrid cloud environment along with Veritas appliances for long term retention and replication of data across sites. Enterprise Vault is used for email archivals. Infomap is used extensively for many assessments including dark data.”

“Above 99.5% success in backup cost reductions (moved from Solaris to X86 based backup appliance with storage).”

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
    • Aligning with business priorities and IT investments
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • EMC
    • 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
    • Software-defined storage
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • NetBackup
    • Netbackup Appliances
    • Access
    • Enterprise Vault
    • Information Map
    • InfoScale
    • Consulting Services
    • Managed 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
    • Increased storage and application performance
    • Improved protection and availability
    • Improved visibility (uncovering dark/redundant data)

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%

Veritas Customer Research

Where do you go to learn about data protection and/or backup and recovery products?

Always Often Sometimes Rarely Never
Vendor Website

35%

41%

17%

6%

1%

Search Engines (Google, etc.)

30%

42%

20%

6%

2%

Online Communities

16%

42%

29%

12%

1%

Analyst Report/IT Publications

13%

23%

34%

22%

8%

Social Media (FB, Twitter)

7%

10%

15%

33%

35%



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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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