Compare Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery vs EMC Avamar

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comparison of Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery vs. EMC Avamar
based on data from user reviews. Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery rates 4.0/5 stars with 52 reviews. EMC Avamar rates 3.9/5 stars with 32 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
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Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
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EMC Avamar
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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.0
8.6
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
7.2
7.3
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
6.5
5.9
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.5
7.8
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.8
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.2
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.2
7.0
Meets Requirements
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
9.0
EMC Avamar
8.6
Ease of Use
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
7.2
EMC Avamar
7.3
Ease of Setup
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
6.5
EMC Avamar
5.9
Ease of Admin
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
7.5
EMC Avamar
7.8
Quality of Support
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
8.8
EMC Avamar
8.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
8.2
EMC Avamar
7.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
8.2
EMC Avamar
7.0

Features

Compatibility
File Server Backup
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Database Server Backup
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Virtual Machines
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Repository Models
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Management
Disaster Recovery
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
8.6
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Remote Backup
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Storage Formats
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
8.6
EMC Avamar
9.0
Scheduled Backups
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
On-Demand Restoration
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
8.3
EMC Avamar
9.3
Management
Continuous Backup
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Disaster Recovery
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Storage Capacity
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Remote Backup
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Activity Monitoring
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Reporting
Activity Monitoring
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
7.5
EMC Avamar
8.7
Documentation
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
7.1
EMC Avamar
8.7
Alerts/Notifications
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
8.3
EMC Avamar
8.7
Compliance
Security Standards
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Cloud Data Protection
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Data Deduplication
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Not enough data available
EMC Avamar
Not enough data available
Security
Data Encryption
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
8.6
EMC Avamar
9.3
Security and Compliance
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
9.1
EMC Avamar
9.0
Deduplication
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
8.9
EMC Avamar
9.7

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
3.8%
6.3%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
59.6%
46.9%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
36.5%
46.9%
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Small-Business
3.8%
Mid-Market
59.6%
Enterprise
36.5%
EMC Avamar
Small-Business
6.3%
Mid-Market
46.9%
Enterprise
46.9%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
30.8%
Information Technology and Services
43.8%
 
Automotive
5.8%
Sports
9.4%
 
Telecommunications
3.8%
Hospitality
6.3%
 
Law Practice
3.8%
Financial Services
6.3%
 
Insurance
3.8%
Telecommunications
3.1%
 
Other
51.9%
Other
31.3%
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Information Technology and Services
30.8%
Automotive
5.8%
Telecommunications
3.8%
Law Practice
3.8%
Insurance
3.8%
Other
51.9%
EMC Avamar
Information Technology and Services
43.8%
Sports
9.4%
Hospitality
6.3%
Financial Services
6.3%
Telecommunications
3.1%
Other
31.3%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jim S.
Administrator in Computer Networking

There are so many useful options to Simpana 10 that I am not sure where to start. In no particular order, I would say that the single pane of glass GUI for archiving and backups is useful. The set up of security and what other users can access is very...

User in Financial Services

Image backups are seamless and you could easily restore files that are missing. The backup process never took long at all, because of deduplication. I like the user interface as well from EMC Avamar. It was relatively easy to use in comparison to EMC's...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Thomas P.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

The following errors were encountered: 1. The restore of a DB to ‘end of logs’ gave an error message and we had to run the ‘rollforward’ command manually to make it work: 2. The restore to ‘end of logs’ completes successfully, however, there is a...

Administrator in Financial Services

You can not expand the storage of avamar. If the storage reach the capacity, the only way is to buy another avamar or clean some less important backup.

 
Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jim S.
Administrator in Computer Networking

There are so many useful options to Simpana 10 that I am not sure where to start. In no particular order, I would say that the single pane of glass GUI for archiving and backups is useful. The set up of security and what other users can access is very...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Thomas P.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

The following errors were encountered: 1. The restore of a DB to ‘end of logs’ gave an error message and we had to run the ‘rollforward’ command manually to make it work: 2. The restore to ‘end of logs’ completes successfully, however, there is a...

EMC Avamar
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User in Financial Services

Image backups are seamless and you could easily restore files that are missing. The backup process never took long at all, because of deduplication. I like the user interface as well from EMC Avamar. It was relatively easy to use in comparison to EMC's...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator in Financial Services

You can not expand the storage of avamar. If the storage reach the capacity, the only way is to buy another avamar or clean some less important backup.

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