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Hamed Hamidi
Syastems & Storage Administrator at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Effective CDP, reliable, and good technical support

What is our primary use case?

I am using the solution in a virtual environment for backup and replication.

What is most valuable?

I have found the most valuable feature to be the new CDP features. It is very popular for my customer's needs.  Additionally, the solution is user-friendly.

What needs improvement?

There is some complexity we have experienced when using the solution that should be simplified.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for approximately three years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

How are customer service and technical support?

We have used the technical support and they are very good. We receive a resolution at a high priority.

How was the initial setup?

The…

What is our primary use case?

I am using the solution in a virtual environment for backup and replication.

What is most valuable?

I have found the most valuable feature to be the new CDP features. It is very popular for my customer's needs. 

Additionally, the solution is user-friendly.

What needs improvement?

There is some complexity we have experienced when using the solution that should be simplified.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for approximately three years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

How are customer service and technical support?

We have used the technical support and they are very good. We receive a resolution at a high priority.

How was the initial setup?

The installation was easy.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price of Veeam Backup and Replication is expensive.

What other advice do I have?

I rate Veeam Backup & Replication a nine out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
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Real User
Effective protection, scalable, and impressive support

What is our primary use case?

We use Veeam Backup Replication to backup our system data.

What needs improvement?

Veeam Backup Replication could improve by having more comparably with other hardware with the immutable copy feature.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Veeam Backup & Replication for approximately three years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Veeam Backup Replication is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I have found Veeam Backup Replication to be scalable.

How are customer service and support?

The support that we have been receiving has been perfect.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is simple to do in Veeam Backup Replication.

What's my experience with pricing,

What is our primary use case?

We use Veeam Backup Replication to backup our system data.

What needs improvement?

Veeam Backup Replication could improve by having more comparably with other hardware with the immutable copy feature.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Veeam Backup & Replication for approximately three years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Veeam Backup Replication is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I have found Veeam Backup Replication to be scalable.

How are customer service and support?

The support that we have been receiving has been perfect.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is simple to do in Veeam Backup Replication.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The single licensing model for the customers is a benefit, it includes many features such as ransomware and other protections.

The price of Veeam Backup Replication is reasonable.

What other advice do I have?

I rate Veeam Backup & Replication a ten out of ten.

Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: partner
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Samuel Simard
Information Technology Consultant at OmegaChem
Consultant
Top 20
A stable and scalable backup solution with valuable features

What is our primary use case?

We use Veeam Backup Replication for general backup and restore functions.

What is most valuable?

I like all the backup features in Veeam.

What needs improvement?

The price can be better.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Veeam Backup Replication for five years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Veeam Backup Replication is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Veeam Backup Replication is scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

Technical support was good. The few times that you used them, they were pretty decent.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is easy.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

It's expensive…

What is our primary use case?

We use Veeam Backup Replication for general backup and restore functions.

What is most valuable?

I like all the backup features in Veeam.

What needs improvement?

The price can be better.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Veeam Backup Replication for five years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Veeam Backup Replication is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Veeam Backup Replication is scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

Technical support was good. The few times that you used them, they were pretty decent.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is easy.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

It's expensive and costs about 1000 a year.

What other advice do I have?

On a scale from one to ten, I would give Veeam Backup Replication a nine.

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CAE Engineer at a computer software company with 51-200 employees
Reseller
Location to location backup, good performance, and simple managment

What is our primary use case?

We use Veeam Backup Replication for replication and backups which is better performance.

What is most valuable?

Veeam Backup Replication has good performance and can do location-to-location backups. Additionally, it is user-friendly and easy to manage.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Veeam Backup Replication for a few years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Veeam Backup Replication has good performance.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

We have approximately 10 customers using this solution.

What about the implementation team?

We have one person that handles the deployment and maintenance.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The license…

What is our primary use case?

We use Veeam Backup Replication for replication and backups which is better performance.

What is most valuable?

Veeam Backup Replication has good performance and can do location-to-location backups. Additionally, it is user-friendly and easy to manage.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Veeam Backup Replication for a few years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Veeam Backup Replication has good performance.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

We have approximately 10 customers using this solution.

What about the implementation team?

We have one person that handles the deployment and maintenance.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The license subscription could be more straightforward.

What other advice do I have?

I rate Veeam Backup Replication an eight out of ten.

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Manager Information Technology at a pharma/biotech company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Stable and scalable but no support for SAP systems

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature of this product is its very fast recovery.

What needs improvement?

I would like a solution for SAP systems to be included in the next release.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been using this solution for around ten years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The product is stable and reliable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

This solution is easy to scale.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup was quite straightforward.

What about the implementation team?

I implemented through an integrator.

What other advice do I have?

This solution is very user-friendly and easily recoverable. I would rate this product as seven out of ten.

Which deployment

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature of this product is its very fast recovery.

What needs improvement?

I would like a solution for SAP systems to be included in the next release.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been using this solution for around ten years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The product is stable and reliable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

This solution is easy to scale.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup was quite straightforward.

What about the implementation team?

I implemented through an integrator.

What other advice do I have?

This solution is very user-friendly and easily recoverable. I would rate this product as seven out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
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Team Leader at a computer software company with 5,001-10,000 employees
MSP
Affordably priced, stable, simple to install and has good support

What needs improvement?

Backup speed should be increased, and there should be more functionality. Veeam's configuration is very complex in my opinion. I believe a more simplified configuration would be beneficial.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been working with Veeam Backup & Replication for four or five years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Veeam Backup Replication is a stable product.

How are customer service and support?

The technical support is good.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is easy.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price is reasonable.

What other advice do I have?

I work as an engineer on enterprise threat systems rather than backup and restore; primary storage…

What needs improvement?

Backup speed should be increased, and there should be more functionality.

Veeam's configuration is very complex in my opinion. I believe a more simplified configuration would be beneficial.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been working with Veeam Backup & Replication for four or five years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Veeam Backup Replication is a stable product.

How are customer service and support?

The technical support is good.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is easy.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price is reasonable.

What other advice do I have?

I work as an engineer on enterprise threat systems rather than backup and restore; primary storage area.

I would rate Veeam Backup & Replication a nine out of ten.

Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: partner
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Technical Solutions Architect at a computer software company with 51-200 employees
Real User
Top 5
Stable with simplicity a key valuable feature

What is our primary use case?

The primary use case of this product is for disaster recovery and ransomware protection. It's also used for testing development. 

What is most valuable?

I like this solution for its simplicity and stability. 

What needs improvement?

The solution could be improved with easier immutability.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been consulting on this solution for eight months. 

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is fairly straightforward. Depending on how the system is deployed, the implementation can take anywhere from one to six hours. We currently have five customers who have deployed Veeam Backup & Replication. We have two engineers who deploy this product. 

What other advice do I have?

I recommend this solution and…

What is our primary use case?

The primary use case of this product is for disaster recovery and ransomware protection. It's also used for testing development. 

What is most valuable?

I like this solution for its simplicity and stability. 

What needs improvement?

The solution could be improved with easier immutability.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been consulting on this solution for eight months. 

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is fairly straightforward. Depending on how the system is deployed, the implementation can take anywhere from one to six hours. We currently have five customers who have deployed Veeam Backup & Replication. We have two engineers who deploy this product. 

What other advice do I have?

I recommend this solution and rate it eight out of 10. 

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
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Rastislav Maniak
Partial Owner at Storage One
Reseller
Top 10
Stable solution that's straightforward to set up

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature of this product is that you can replicate VM between different platforms or different VMware clusters

What needs improvement?

The product is still limited in terms of support for environments other than VMware or Microsoft.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

I haven't seen any problems with the stability of this solution.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Scalability depends but it's much better than it used to be.

How are customer service and support?

The technical support does not compare well to other providers.

How was the initial setup?

The setup is straightforward, but for bigger customers it can be harder.

What other advice do I have?

I would rate this solution…

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature of this product is that you can replicate VM between different platforms or different VMware clusters

What needs improvement?

The product is still limited in terms of support for environments other than VMware or Microsoft.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

I haven't seen any problems with the stability of this solution.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Scalability depends but it's much better than it used to be.

How are customer service and support?

The technical support does not compare well to other providers.

How was the initial setup?

The setup is straightforward, but for bigger customers it can be harder.

What other advice do I have?

I would rate this solution eight out of ten.

Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Reseller
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