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Compare SolarWinds Backup and Spanning Backup for Office 365

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side-by-side comparison of SolarWinds Backup vs. Spanning Backup for Office 365
based on preference data from user reviews. SolarWinds Backup rates 4.3/5 stars with 194 reviews. By contrast, Spanning Backup for Office 365 rates 4.3/5 stars with 70 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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SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
(194)
4.3 out of 5
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Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
(70)
4.3 out of 5
Spanning Backup for Office 365
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SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Market Segments
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Small-Business (74.7% of reviews)
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Mid-Market (50.0% of reviews)
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SolarWinds Backup
No pricing information available
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SolarWinds Backup vs Spanning Backup for Office 365

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Spanning Backup for Office 365 easier to use, set up, and administer. Reviewers also preferred doing business with Spanning Backup for Office 365 overall.

  • Reviewers felt that Spanning Backup for Office 365 meets the needs of their business better than SolarWinds Backup.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Spanning Backup for Office 365 is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Spanning Backup for Office 365 over SolarWinds Backup.
Categories
Shared Categories
SolarWinds Backup
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Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
SolarWinds Backup and Spanning Backup for Office 365 are categorized as SaaS Backup
Unique Categories
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup is categorized as Disaster Recovery, Server Backup, and Online Backup
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365 has no unique categories
Pricing
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.6
Responses: 147
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
8.9
Responses: 44
Ease of Use
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.7
Responses: 149
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
9.3
Responses: 44
Ease of Setup
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.8
Responses: 142
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
9.3
Responses: 41
Ease of Admin
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.5
Responses: 143
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
9.1
Responses: 41
Quality of Support
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.0
Responses: 142
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
8.9
Responses: 39
Ease of Doing Business With
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.4
Responses: 144
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
8.8
Responses: 40
Product Direction (% positive)
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
8.1
Responses: 142
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
8.9
Responses: 42
Features
Functionality
Real-time Sync
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
8.6
Responses: 7
Storage Capacity
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
9.7
Responses: 10
Remote Backup
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
9.4
Responses: 8
Versioning
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
8.8
Responses: 7
Management
Disaster Recovery
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
Remote Backup
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
Storage Formats
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
Scheduled Backups
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
On-Demand Restoration
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
Compatibility
Endpoint Variety
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
SaaS Application Variety
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
8.9
Responses: 6
Storage Formats
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
9.7
Responses: 5
Reporting
Activity Monitoring
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
Documentation
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
Alerts/Notifications
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
Management
File Sharing
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
7.4
Responses: 7
Security Standards
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
8.0
Responses: 5
Encrypted Storage
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
9.0
Responses: 7
Security
Data Encryption
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
Security and Compliance
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
Deduplication
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
Not enough data available
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Not enough data available
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of SolarWinds Backup were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment, while reviewers for Spanning Backup for Office 365 were more commonly in the Mid-Market segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
74.7%
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
42.3%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
22.0%
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
50.0%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup
3.3%
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365
7.7%
Reviewers' Industry
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%
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365 Industry
Information Technology and Services
15.4%
Non-Profit Organization Management
11.5%
Computer Software
9.6%
Architecture & Planning
5.8%
Public Relations and Communications
3.8%
Other
53.8%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
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...

Spanning Backup for Office 365
Dave R.
Executive Sponsor in Warehousing

It just works, piece of mind that our Office365 data (emails,onedrive,intranet) are all backed up An ability to access data away from Office365 or work with the data if office365 is unavailable (it's happened)

Most Helpful Critical Review
SolarWinds Backup
G
Administrator in Education Management

Support is a little slow in helping solve issues

Spanning Backup for Office 365
Francois C.
Administrator in Computer Software

Sharepoint backup management, can't exclude sites

Discussions
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
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365 Discussions
What Office 365 applications does Spanning currently back up?
5 comments
G2
It is backing up my emails, OneDrive accounts and SharePoint sites.Read more
Heycan you add some features?
1 comment
Offical Response from Spanning Backup for Office 365
Hi Padmajit. My apologies for the late response. We have resumed monitoring this board. New features are announced on our blog our customer newsletter and...Read more
Can an option be added to get notifications less frequently?
1 comment
GG
Comment deleted by user.Read more
Screenshots
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup Screenshots
Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365 Screenshots
Videos
SolarWinds Backup
SolarWinds Backup Videos
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This quick overview walks through the first steps in getting started with SolarWinds Backup.

Spanning Backup for Office 365
Spanning Backup for Office 365 Videos
Video Preview

Discover how to back up your Office 365 data using Spanning Backup for Office 365. Spanning backs up your user’s Mail, Calendar, and OneDrive data, and your tenant’s SharePoint data.

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