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side-by-side comparison of Azure Backup vs. SolarWinds Backup
based on preference data from user reviews. Azure Backup rates 4.4/5 stars with 26 reviews. By contrast, SolarWinds Backup rates 4.3/5 stars with 194 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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Azure Backup
Azure Backup
(26)
4.4 out of 5
Azure Backup
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
(194)
4.3 out of 5
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Azure Backup
Azure Backup
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Market Segments
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Mid-Market (42.1% of reviews)
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Small-Business (74.7% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
No pricing information available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
No pricing information available

Azure Backup vs SolarWinds Backup

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Azure Backup easier to use, set up, and administer. Reviewers also preferred doing business with Azure Backup overall.

  • Reviewers felt that Azure Backup meets the needs of their business better than SolarWinds Backup.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Azure Backup is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Azure Backup over SolarWinds Backup.
Categories
Shared Categories
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Azure Backup and SolarWinds Backup are categorized as Server Backup
Unique Categories
Azure Backup
Azure Backup has no unique categories
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup is categorized as Disaster Recovery, SaaS Backup, and Online Backup
Pricing
Azure Backup
Azure Backup Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup Pricing
Free Trial
Ratings
Meets Requirements
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
9.5
Responses: 19
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.6
Responses: 147
Ease of Use
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
9.6
Responses: 19
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.7
Responses: 149
Ease of Setup
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
9.0
Responses: 14
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.8
Responses: 142
Ease of Admin
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
9.2
Responses: 14
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.5
Responses: 143
Quality of Support
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
8.4
Responses: 17
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.0
Responses: 142
Ease of Doing Business With
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
9.0
Responses: 12
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.4
Responses: 144
Product Direction (% positive)
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
9.4
Responses: 19
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.1
Responses: 142
Features
Compatibility
File Server Backup
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
8.0
Responses: 5
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.7
Responses: 10
Database Server Backup
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
8.3
Responses: 6
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.8
Responses: 8
Virtual Machines
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
8.3
Responses: 5
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
7.3
Responses: 10
Repository Models
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.1
Responses: 8
Management
Disaster Recovery
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Remote Backup
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Storage Formats
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Scheduled Backups
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
On-Demand Restoration
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Management
Continuous Backup
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
8.1
Responses: 6
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.3
Responses: 8
Disaster Recovery
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
9.2
Responses: 6
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
7.9
Responses: 8
Storage Capacity
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
8.9
Responses: 6
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.3
Responses: 10
Remote Backup
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
8.9
Responses: 6
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.9
Responses: 11
Activity Monitoring
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
8.3
Responses: 6
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Feature Not Available
Reporting
Activity Monitoring
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Documentation
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Alerts/Notifications
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Compliance
Security Standards
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
8.3
Responses: 6
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.8
Responses: 10
Cloud Data Protection
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
8.1
Responses: 6
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
9.0
Responses: 10
Data Deduplication
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
8.1
Responses: 6
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.8
Responses: 10
Security
Data Encryption
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Security and Compliance
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Deduplication
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
Not enough data available
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of Azure Backup were most often representing companies in the Mid-Market segment, while reviewers for SolarWinds Backup were more commonly in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
21.1%
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
74.7%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
42.1%
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
22.0%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Azure Backup
Azure Backup
36.8%
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
3.3%
Reviewers' Industry
Azure Backup
Azure Backup Industry
Information Technology and Services
42.1%
Information Services
10.5%
Consumer Goods
10.5%
Computer & Network Security
10.5%
Telecommunications
5.3%
Other
21.1%
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup Industry
Information Technology and Services
57.1%
Computer & Network Security
13.2%
Computer Networking
4.4%
Computer Software
3.8%
Accounting
3.3%
Other
18.1%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Azure Backup
G
Administrator in Food & Beverages

the best part was that you don't need to be an IT specialist in order to deploy that

SolarWinds Backup
Cristy V.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

It is truly a "single pane of glass". It is feature rich without 'nickel and diming' you to death. It allows White Label Branding. Remote Administration has great functionality and is easy to take in a quick glance. Support is stellar, they provide most...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Azure Backup
Girish S.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

Does not have rich interface like other known products such as Veritas etc

SolarWinds Backup
G
Administrator in Education Management

Support is a little slow in helping solve issues

Discussions
Azure Backup
Azure Backup Discussions
Monty the Mongoose crying
Azure Backup has no discussions with answers
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup Discussions
How does SolarWinds secure data in transit to/from its private cloud?
1 comment
Offical Response from SolarWinds Backup
Apologies for the long delayed response - we just found out about this discussion area. SolarWinds Backups are AES 256-bit encrypted in transit and at rest....Read more
In what countries are the cloud storage data centers located?
1 comment
Offical Response from SolarWinds Backup
Apologies for the long delayed response - we just found out about this discussion area. SolarWinds stores backups in more than 30 ISO or SOC certified data...Read more
Does SolarWinds own the physical data centers?
1 comment
Offical Response from SolarWinds Backup
Apologies for the long delayed response - we just found out about this discussion area. The 30+ private cloud data centers where our backups are stored are...Read more
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Azure Backup
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SolarWinds Backup
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Videos
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SolarWinds Backup
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