TechValidate Research on Veritas

24 Case Studies


Veritas in the Cloud Case Study

Sites El Salvador

Introduction

This case study of Sites El Salvador is based on an April 2020 survey of Veritas in the Cloud customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The main reason to choose Veritas is the support available. If you have problems with integration, the support team can solve the problem.”

“We have some workloads in the Microsoft Azure Cloud infrastructure. Veritas provides governance of this backup data, allowing us to replicate other clouds or bring the information back to our on premises data center.”

“The main benefit of using Veritas is that we have a unifed backup solution across our on-premises and cloud infrastructures. This saves us time to manage all the backups in our organization.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led Sites El Salvador to evaluate and ultimately select Veritas in the Cloud:

  • IT challenges that led them to consider deploying Veritas via the cloud:
    • Governance and security
    • Deploying cloud workloads that require a more granular level of recovery than cloud-based snapshots allowing them to continue their hybrid cloud

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Veritas in the Cloud that Sites El Salvador uses:

  • Cloud Service Provider(s) (CSP) that delivers Veritas solutions to them:
    • Microsoft Azure
  • Veritas products they have deployed via their Cloud Service Provider(s):
    • NetBackup
    • Information Map

Results

Sites El Salvador achieved the following results with Veritas in Azure:

  • They experience the following benefits from their Microsoft Azure cloud-deployed Veritas products:
    • Faster cloud back ups
    • The ability to recover data when and where needed

Veritas in the Cloud Case Study

UC Health

Introduction

This case study of UC Health is based on an April 2020 survey of Veritas in the Cloud customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We’re deploying Veritas NetBackup and Access via the AWS Cloud, since most of our workload is targeted there.”

“We use Veritas NetBackup and Access via Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud for our mail and fileshare.”

“Using Veritas with Amazon Web Services (AWS), UC Health benefits in cost savings, faster cloud backups, and the ability to recover data when and where needed, and NetBackup single point of management is a huge benefit for using CloudPoint in a hybrid cloud environment.”

Challenges

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

  • IT challenges that led them to consider deploying Veritas via the cloud:
    • Their Cloud Service Provider not providing cloud backup
    • Governance and security
    • Deploying cloud workloads that require a more granular level of recovery than cloud-based snapshots allowing them to continue their hybrid cloud

Use Case

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

  • Cloud Service Provider(s) (CSP) that delivers Veritas solutions them:
    • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Veritas products they have deployed via their Cloud Service Provider(s):
    • NetBackup
    • Access

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Veritas in the Cloud:

  • They experience the following benefits from their cloud-deployed Veritas products:
    • Reduced cost
    • Faster cloud back ups
    • The ability to recover data when and where needed
    • NBU single point of management is a huge benefit for using CloudPoint in a hybrid cloud environment

Veritas in the Cloud Case Study

Corma, SCCL

Introduction

This case study of Corma, SCCL is based on a June 2020 survey of Veritas in the Cloud customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We use Veritas Backup Exec with Microsoft Azure for availability of space”

“We use Veritas Backup Exec with Microsoft Azure to backup our Oracle Database, which needs 25 gb of data store, and our business partner is Abast Systems & Solutions S.L.”

“We also use Veritas Backup Exec with Microsoft Azure for time savings”

Challenges

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

  • IT challenges that led them to consider deploying Veritas via the cloud:
    • Their Cloud Service Provider (CSP) was not providing cloud back up

Use Case

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

  • Cloud Service Provider(s) (CSP) that delivers Veritas solutions them:
    • Microsoft Azure
  • Veritas products they have deployed via their Cloud Service Provider(s):
    • Backup Exec
  • Business Partner for their cloud services/deployments:
    • Telefonica

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Veritas in the Cloud:

  • They experience the following benefits from their cloud-deployed Veritas products:
    • Faster cloud back ups
    • The ability to recover data when and where needed

Veritas in the Cloud Case Study

Softcell Technologies

Introduction

This case study of Softcell Technologies is based on an April 2020 survey of Veritas in the Cloud customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We are deploying Veritas solutions via the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud because it is easy to deploy, and for the security and recovery capabilities.”

Challenges

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

  • IT challenges that led them to consider deploying Veritas via the cloud:
    • Governance and security
    • Deploying cloud workloads that require a more granular level of recovery than cloud-based snapshots allowing them to continue their hybrid cloud

Use Case

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

  • Cloud Service Provider(s) (CSP) that delivers Veritas solutions them:
    • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Veritas products they have deployed via their Cloud Service Provider(s):
    • NetBackup
    • Backup Exec
    • InfoScale

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Veritas in the Cloud:

  • They experience the following benefits from their cloud-deployed Veritas products:
    • Faster cloud back ups
    • The ability to recover data when and where needed
    • The ability to perform disaster recovery to the cloud if needed

Veritas in the Cloud Case Study

ESB

Introduction

This case study of ESB is based on a May 2020 survey of Veritas in the Cloud customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We currently use Veritas Netbackup in our data centres and like to keep a single pane of glass when it comes to monitoring and managing backups. We use Azure because Microsoft has a wider contract in place with our company for services.

“At the moment we have a media server and MSDP in Azure to facilitate some SQL backups but we need to look at the overall design and requirements.”

Challenges

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

  • IT challenges that led them to consider deploying Veritas via the cloud:
    • Leveraging their Veritas investment
    • Deploying cloud workloads that require a more granular level of recovery than cloud-based snapshots allowing them to continue their hybrid cloud

Use Case

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

  • Cloud Service Provider(s) (CSP) that delivers Veritas solutions to them:
    • Microsoft Azure
  • Veritas products they have deployed via their Cloud Service Provider(s):
    • NetBackup

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Veritas in the Cloud:

  • They experience the following benefits from their cloud-deployed Veritas products:
    • Faster cloud back ups

Veritas in the Cloud Case Study

Dubai Courts

Introduction

This case study of Dubai Courts is based on a May 2020 survey of Veritas in the Cloud customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Veritas has a good track record for their on-premise solutions and now also the cloud solutions we use with Microsoft Azure.”

“We have ongoing plans to migrate systems like Sharepoint and Exchange to the Microsoft Azure cloud, and we will be extending our on premise NetBackup to Veritas solutions for the cloud.”

“We are looking at increased cost savings by leveraging our current investments in Veritas and Microsoft Azure, and faster adoption since we are already using Veritas on-premise solutions.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Veritas in the Cloud:

  • IT challenges that led them to consider deploying Veritas via the cloud:
    • Leveraging their Veritas investment

Use Case

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

  • Veritas products they have deployed via Microsoft Azure:
    • NetBackup

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Veritas in the Cloud:

  • They experience the following benefits from their cloud-deployed Veritas products:
    • Reduced cost
    • Faster cloud back ups
    • The ability to recover data when and where needed

Veritas Case Study

Nexio

Introduction

This case study of Nexio is based on a September 2019 survey of Veritas customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“In AWS: 3-day retention data in CloudPoint. Duplicate that data to S3 using CloudCatalyst for longer retention data.”

“Saving storage cost due to deduplication in the cloud.”

Challenges

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

  • Considered deploying Veritas via the cloud to address the following challenges:
    • Their Cloud Service Provider not providing cloud back up
    • Leveraging their Veritas investment
    • Deploying cloud workloads that require more granular level of recovery than cloud-based snapshots, allowing them to continue their hybrid cloud

Use Case

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

  • Implemented the following Veritas product via Amazon Web Services (AWS):
    • NetBackup

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Veritas:

  • Benefits they are realizing with cloud-deployed Veritas products:
    • NBU 8.1.2 single point of management is a huge benefit for using CloudPoint in a hybrid cloud environment
    • Saving storage cost due to deduplication in the cloud

Veritas Case Study

Value Point Tech Sol

Introduction

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

“Veritas’ post-sales support is great, as is the availability of the account managers when required.”

“We have implemented NetBackup and it is integrated with Cloud, SQL, SAP, and other application servers. It’s quite easy to backup and restore. Data Insight and Information Map give us the insight on the stale data and business critical data.”

“Veritas means reduced costs and less intervention required on our end. Once it is implemented, we can just relax.”

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
    • Increases in risks (risk of downtime, unprotected workloads)
    • Aligning with business priorities and IT investments
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • Commvault
    • 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
    • Information governance
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • NetBackup
    • Netbackup Appliances
    • Backup Exec
    • Data Insight
    • Information Map
    • InfoScale

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 storage and application performance
    • Increased performance
    • Met Service Level Agreements
    • Improved protection and availability
    • Reduced storage costs
    • Improved visibility (uncovering dark/redundant data)

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 Case Study

Ace Manufacturing Systems Ltd

Introduction

This case study of ACE Manufacturing Systems Ltd is based on a September 2018 survey of Veritas customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“First & foremost, Veritas offers compatibility with almost all platforms, and compared to the competition, their deduplication is the fastest.”

“We use Veritas for regular backup of our SAP HANA DB (Development, Quality & Production server) on a daily basis running on SUSE Linux, and our Windows file server backup running on hyperV. Presently we don’t use cloud services.”

“With Backup Exec, our backup time has been drastically reduced by 70%, which has an indirect impact on cost savings. We have also achieved a 60% reduction in storage due to Veritas deduplication feature. Thank you, Veritas.”

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
    • Increases in risks (risk of downtime, unprotected workloads)
    • 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
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • Backup Exec

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
    • Met Service Level Agreements
    • Reduced storage costs

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 Case Study

Pepsi Co, Inc.

Introduction

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

“The reputation of Veritas is very good in the IT community. It literally does what it says!”

“We use NetBackup to backup images of all our virtual machines (vCenter) and physical servers. We also use the replication of data to opposite sites to ensure Disaster Recovery is quick and possible at any moment in time.
The powering on of VMs within the Veritas appliance is a cool feature to have.”

“Since implementing the NetBackup solution, we have decreased the amount of time spent maintaining backups by more than half. That gives us a lot more time to focus on moving forward, instead of worrying about the past.”

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:
    • Changing/evolving regulatory requirements
    • Increases in risks (risk of downtime, unprotected workloads)
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • EMC
    • HPE

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

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 protection and availability

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

Mount Sinai Medical Center

Introduction

This case study of Mount Sinai Medical Center is based on a September 2018 survey of Veritas customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

NetBackup is a robust, complete backup application that can provide full data protection across multiple environments in multiple locations, drastically reducing recovery time in the event of a disaster. After all, many applications can back up data, but that means little if you cannot recover that data in an efficient and timely manner.”

“Currently we have 3 locations each with their own NetBackup domain. We have currently upgraded our infrastructure and replaced 12 5200 and 5220 NetBackup Appliances with newer 5240, 5330 and 5340 appliances. Two production locations are deployed with a mix of 5230, 5330, 5240 and 5340 appliances – 5 at one location and 7 at the other.”

“The versatility of NetBackup provides us with the flexibility necessary to accommodate our dynamic, ever-evolving environment.”

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
    • IBM

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

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
    • Met Service Level Agreements
    • Improved protection and availability
    • Reduced storage costs

Veritas Case Study

City Of Walla Walla

Introduction

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

“We have been a long term Veritas customer, and I am comfortable with the software interface and terminology used.”

“We use BackupExec for data archiving and recovery.”

“It’s a solution that simply works.”

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:
    • Aligning with business priorities and IT investments
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • Commvault
    • 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 organization uses:

  • Uses Veritas to support the following data management strategies:
    • Backup and recovery
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • Backup Exec
    • EDiscovery
    • Enterprise Vault

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

Veritas Case Study

United Parcel Service, Inc.

Introduction

This case study of United Parcel Service, Inc. is based on a September 2018 survey of Veritas customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Veritas has great customer service, and their product is great.”

“We use Enterprise Vault.cloud for personal archiving and eDiscovery Platform for legal holds.”

“Taking advantage of the cloud by using Enterprise Vault.cloud helps us save on hardware maintenance while providing scalability.”

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
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • Microsoft
    • 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
    • Multi-cloud data management
    • Business continuity
    • Software-defined storage
    • Information governance
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • EDiscovery
    • EV.Cloud

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Veritas:

  • Received the following IT operational benefits after using Veritas solutions:
    • Improved scalability
    • Improved migration to/from the cloud
    • Increased storage and application performance
    • Increased performance
    • Reduced storage costs

Veritas Case Study

Magrabi Hospitals & Centers

Introduction

This case study of Magrabi Hospitals & Centers is based on a September 2018 survey of Veritas customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

NetBackup offers a more stable program interface and monitoring than the competition. Moreover, Veritas has more powerful deduplication capabilities than the others.”

“We are using Veritas to backup our folder, Oracle, SQL, MBR, Active Directory, Exchange 2016, and Sharepoint 2016.”

“Using the deduplication feature to backup our data in another location is great because it reduces the WAN link utilization.”

Challenges

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

  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • 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
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • NetBackup
    • Netbackup Appliances

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Veritas:

  • Received the following IT operational benefits after using Veritas solutions:
    • Increased storage and application performance
    • Improved protection and availability

Veritas Case Study

GTS Telecom – Romania

Introduction

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

“Good integration with Vcloud Director (this feature is usually missing from most other options on the market)
Unix-style software architecture, good command line control, and scripting capabilities.”

“We provide Backup as a Service for our cloud customers (based on a VMware Vcloud Director environment). Our customer can back up their VMs and then perform restore when needed.”

“New value-added service.”

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:
    • Backup as a service platform for our IaaS customers
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • Commvault
    • EMC
    • IBM
    • 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
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • NetBackup

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 migration to/from the cloud
    • Improved protection and availability

Veritas Case Study

Large Enterprise Metals & Mining Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise metals & mining 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.

“Compared to HPE, NetBackup offered simpler management and better reliability. Compared to Microsoft, NetBackup could scale to meet all requirements in a heterogeneous environment.”

“NetBackup is used for backups of all platforms. Bare Metal Recovery by enabling recovery of factory systems on diverse hardware. Tight VMware integration ensures full backup coverage without major manual intervention. NetBackup also supports all major Microsoft and Oracle technologies in use at Hulamin.”

“Benefits have not been quantified.”

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:
    • Changing/evolving regulatory requirements
    • Increases in risks (risk of downtime, unprotected workloads)
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • HPE
    • Microsoft

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
    • Education 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
    • Improved protection and availability
    • Reduced storage costs

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

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 Case Study

Century Link

Introduction

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

“Veritas offers sturdy solutions for many platforms, and protects our information efficiently.”

“In our data centers we use Veritas NetBackup and NetBackup Appliances to protect the information for our clients, and we use Veritas Resiliency Platform (VRP) for Disaster Recovery (DR).”

“Veritas decreases risk of lost information, provides capex savings, and meets our SLAs.”

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
    • Increases in risks (risk of downtime, unprotected workloads)
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • EMC
    • HPE
    • IBM
    • 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
    • Netbackup Appliances
    • Information Map
    • InfoScale
    • Resiliency Platform (VRP)
    • Business Critical Services
    • Consulting Services
    • Education Services

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 storage and application performance
    • Increased performance
    • Met Service Level Agreements
    • Improved protection and availability
    • Reduced storage costs

Veritas Case Study

Arrow ECS

Introduction

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

“Trusted, multi-cloud solution, support for a wide range of solutions.”

“Using SaaS Backup to protect our Office 365 workload, gaining insight into our data on-prem and in the cloud with Information Map, securing our VMware environment with NetBackup.”

“Fast recovery of Virtual machines with Instant Recovery.”

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:
    • Changing/evolving regulatory requirements
    • Increases in risks (risk of downtime, unprotected workloads)
  • Evaluated the following competitors before partnering with Veritas:
    • 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
    • Information governance
  • Implemented the following Veritas solutions and/or services:
    • NetBackup
    • Backup Exec
    • CloudPoint
    • Data Insight
    • Enterprise Vault
    • Information Map
    • 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 reliability/resiliency
    • Improved scalability
    • Met Service Level Agreements
    • Improved visibility (uncovering dark/redundant data)

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. Information Map 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)



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