Commvault users tell us they require a better alternative for their Availability needs. They say that Commvault's legacy approach using dated interfaces, agents and inflexible licensing simply does not meet their needs.
Customers say that Veeam innovates quickly, keeping pace with industry change. They say that Veeam's purpose-built solution feels far more grown-up when it comes to overall product usability and quality: Providing straightforward, fast, reliable, backup and restore for virtual machines, files, application-items, monitoring and reporting—and more.
Commvault was designed in the 90s for applications of yester-year and retrofitted to support modern workloads. While it is possible to make Commvault do whatever you want, there is a reason their business thrives on consulting - prepare to micro-manage your backup product when using Commvault. Veeam offers a sophisticated simplicity, taking the pain out of managing your backup infrastructure. Join the light side, and try Veeam Availability Suite today, to see what you've been missing!
Veeam vs Commvault
Five technical differentiators
|Agentless, all-in-one image-based backup, replication, monitoring and capacity planning|
|Automatically verify the recoverability of every backup, every virtual machine (VM), every time.|
|Agentless recovery for AD, Exchange, SharePoint, SQL and Oracle|
|Agentless backup and recovery from storage snapshots|
|Built-in WAN Acceleration|
National Laboratory Depends on Veeam for Data Protection, Visibility and Control in Virtual EnvironmentWe chose Veeam based on its backup performance and fast recovery capabilities; however, it has additional features that appealed to us, such as built-in replication for easy failover during disaster recovery, deduplication to reduce backup repository space and multi-hypervisor support.