Compare Solarwinds Backup vs Veeam Availability Suite

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comparison of Solarwinds Backup vs. Veeam Availability Suite
based on data from user reviews. Solarwinds Backup rates 4.3/5 stars with 139 reviews. Veeam Availability Suite rates 4.5/5 stars with 189 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Solarwinds Backup
Free Trial
Veeam Availability Suite
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.6
9.2
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.6
9.0
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.7
8.6
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.5
8.9
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
7.9
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.3
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.2
8.6
Meets Requirements
Solarwinds Backup
8.6
Veeam Availability Suite
9.2
Ease of Use
Solarwinds Backup
8.6
Veeam Availability Suite
9.0
Ease of Setup
Solarwinds Backup
8.7
Veeam Availability Suite
8.6
Ease of Admin
Solarwinds Backup
8.5
Veeam Availability Suite
8.9
Quality of Support
Solarwinds Backup
7.9
Veeam Availability Suite
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Solarwinds Backup
8.3
Veeam Availability Suite
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Solarwinds Backup
8.2
Veeam Availability Suite
8.6

Features

Compatibility
File Server Backup
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.8
Database Server Backup
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.0
Virtual Machines
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.6
Repository Models
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.2
Functionality
Real-time Sync
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
8.3
Storage Capacity
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.4
Remote Backup
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.3
Versioning
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.3
Management
Disaster Recovery
Solarwinds Backup
7.8
Veeam Availability Suite
9.0
Remote Backup
Solarwinds Backup
8.9
Veeam Availability Suite
9.3
Storage Formats
Solarwinds Backup
8.1
Veeam Availability Suite
8.8
Scheduled Backups
Solarwinds Backup
8.8
Veeam Availability Suite
9.3
On-Demand Restoration
Solarwinds Backup
8.5
Veeam Availability Suite
9.1
Management
Continuous Backup
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.0
Disaster Recovery
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.3
Storage Capacity
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.2
Remote Backup
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.0
Activity Monitoring
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.3
Compatibility
Disk Backup
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.8
Local Backup
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.8
Storage Formats
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.2
Reporting
Activity Monitoring
Solarwinds Backup
8.3
Veeam Availability Suite
8.8
Documentation
Solarwinds Backup
7.1
Veeam Availability Suite
8.1
Alerts/Notifications
Solarwinds Backup
8.0
Veeam Availability Suite
8.6
Compliance
Security Standards
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.0
Cloud Data Protection
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.0
Data Deduplication
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.3
Management
File Sharing
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
8.6
Security Standards
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.3
Encrypted Storage
Solarwinds Backup
Not enough data available
Veeam Availability Suite
9.7
Security
Data Encryption
Solarwinds Backup
9.0
Veeam Availability Suite
8.6
Security and Compliance
Solarwinds Backup
8.9
Veeam Availability Suite
8.5
Deduplication
Solarwinds Backup
8.7
Veeam Availability Suite
8.6

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
79.9%
18.5%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
17.3%
61.9%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
2.9%
19.6%
Solarwinds Backup
Small-Business
79.9%
Mid-Market
17.3%
Enterprise
2.9%
Veeam Availability Suite
Small-Business
18.5%
Mid-Market
61.9%
Enterprise
19.6%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
55.4%
Information Technology and Services
24.9%
 
Computer & Network Security
16.5%
Government Administration
5.3%
 
Computer Networking
5.8%
Financial Services
4.2%
 
Computer Software
5.0%
Marketing and Advertising
3.2%
 
Accounting
4.3%
Hospital & Health Care
3.2%
 
Other
12.9%
Other
59.3%
Solarwinds Backup
Information Technology and Services
55.4%
Computer & Network Security
16.5%
Computer Networking
5.8%
Computer Software
5.0%
Accounting
4.3%
Other
12.9%
Veeam Availability Suite
Information Technology and Services
24.9%
Government Administration
5.3%
Financial Services
4.2%
Marketing and Advertising
3.2%
Hospital & Health Care
3.2%
Other
59.3%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
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...

Pierce F.
Administrator in Computer Software

Veeam was very easy to integrate with our existing VMware environment. Creating backup jobs and setting up basic retention periods was very easy. Setting up secondary destinations and the WAN accelerator was also very simple, allowing us to quickly...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator

For basic user protection no real issues.

User

Technical support is totally hit or miss so your problems may or not be resolved. I've submitted more tickets for this application than any I've ever worked with. It's extremely frustrating. Also, whenever I've installed mandatory updates I've encountered a...

 
Solarwinds Backup
Most Helpful Favorable Review
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
Administrator

For basic user protection no real issues.

Veeam Availability Suite
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Pierce F.
Administrator in Computer Software

Veeam was very easy to integrate with our existing VMware environment. Creating backup jobs and setting up basic retention periods was very easy. Setting up secondary destinations and the WAN accelerator was also very simple, allowing us to quickly...

Most Helpful Critical Review
User

Technical support is totally hit or miss so your problems may or not be resolved. I've submitted more tickets for this application than any I've ever worked with. It's extremely frustrating. Also, whenever I've installed mandatory updates I've encountered a...

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Videos

 

This quick overview walks through the first steps in getting started with SolarWinds Backup.

Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 Update 4 - Availability for any app, any data, across any cloud: Now Generally Available!

Watch this whiteboard to learn how Veeam® is expanding its leadership in cloud data management by delivering breakthrough capabilities with the NEW Veeam Availability Suite™ 9.5 Update 4 including:

- Unlimited capacity for long-term data retention with native, cost-effective object storage integration with the NEW Veeam Cloud Tier
- Achieve easy portability and recovery of any on-premise or cloud-based workloads to AWS, Azure and Azure Stack with NEW Veeam Cloud Mobility
- Increased security and compliance, including General Data Protection Regulations, with the newly-enhanced Veeam DataLabs™

And much more!

Solarwinds Backup

This quick overview walks through the first steps in getting started with SolarWinds Backup.

Veeam Availability Suite

Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 Update 4 - Availability for any app, any data, across any cloud: Now Generally Available!

Watch this whiteboard to learn how Veeam® is expanding its leadership in cloud data management by delivering breakthrough capabilities with the NEW Veeam Availability Suite™ 9.5 Update 4 including:

- Unlimited capacity for long-term data retention with native, cost-effective object storage integration with the NEW Veeam Cloud Tier
- Achieve easy portability and recovery of any on-premise or cloud-based workloads to AWS, Azure and Azure Stack with NEW Veeam Cloud Mobility
- Increased security and compliance, including General Data Protection Regulations, with the newly-enhanced Veeam DataLabs™

And much more!

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