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EMC Avamar Alternatives & Competitors

(37)3.9 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to EMC Avamar? Tons of people want Server Backup Software to help with data encryption, storage formats, and deduplication . What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. We have compiled a list of Server Backup Software that reviewers voted best overall compared to EMC Avamar. Based on reviewer data you can see how EMC Avamar stacks up to the competition, check reviews from current & previous users, and find the best fit for your business. Veeam Backup & Replication, Veritas NetBackup, Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery, and IBM Spectrum Protect are the most popular alternatives and competitors to EMC Avamar.

Top Alternatives to EMC Avamar

  • Veeam Backup & Replication
  • Veritas NetBackup
  • Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
  • IBM Spectrum Protect
  • Veritas Backup Exec

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to EMC Avamar

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    #1
  1. Veeam Backup & Replication

    (234)4.6 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Built to create backups of vSphere and Hyper-V virtual machines. Offers image-based VM replication, instant VM and file-level recovery.

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  2. Built to create backups of vSphere and Hyper-V virtual machines. Offers image-based VM replication, instant VM and file-level recovery.

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    AW
    Price, features and reliability. Great value compared to Acronis.

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Veeam Backup & Replication is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #2
    #2
  3. Veritas NetBackup

    (95)3.9 out of 5

    NetBackup with V-Ray unifies backup, deduplication, replication, snapshots, and appliances with support for VMware and Hyper-V in a single product.

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  4. NetBackup with V-Ray unifies backup, deduplication, replication, snapshots, and appliances with support for VMware and Hyper-V in a single product.

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    Robert W.
    RW
    For an enterprise software, it offers the most options for any given environment. While some products do certain things particularily well, NBU addresses most enterprise environment needs. NBU...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Veritas NetBackup is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
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    #3
    #3
  5. Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery

    (61)4.1 out of 5

    Enterprise backup & recovery, data management, data deduplication, archiving, eDiscovery software. Data protection on-premises & in the cloud. Tweets by JCA

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  6. Enterprise backup & recovery, data management, data deduplication, archiving, eDiscovery software. Data protection on-premises & in the cloud. Tweets by JCA

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    CC
    Commvault support a huge range of hardware and software platforms for backup. There is continual innovation of features, and expanding support for new systems. The technical support team are very...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery is:

    Easier to set up
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #4
    #4
  7. IBM Spectrum Protect

    (54)3.9 out of 5

    IBM Spectrum Protect™ can simplify data protection where data is hosted in physical, virtual, software-defined or cloud environments. With IBM Spectrum Protect, you can choose the right software to manage and protect your data—while also simplifying backup administration, improving efficiencies, delivering scalable capacity and enabling advanced capabilities. With superior virtual machine (VM) protection, IBM Spectrum Protect integrates with IBM Spectrum Protect Plus for fast and easy VM protection with searchable catalog and role-based administration.

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  8. IBM Spectrum Protect™ can simplify data protection where data is hosted in physical, virtual, software-defined or cloud environments. With IBM Spectrum Protect, you can choose the right software to manage and protect your data—while also simplifying backup administration, improving efficiencies, delivering scalable capacity and enabling advanced capabilities. With superior virtual machine (VM) protection, IBM Spectrum Protect integrates with IBM Spectrum Protect Plus for fast and easy VM protection with searchable catalog and role-based administration.

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    Josh-Daniel D.
    JD
    * Scalable - if you need to manage a huge amount of data, TSM does it well. Where many products may take a stack of media servers, TSM can do it all from the primary server. TSM still supports...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, IBM Spectrum Protect is:

    Easier to set up
    #5
    #5
  9. Veritas Backup Exec

    (113)3.7 out of 5

    Backup Exec is one integrated product that protects virtual and physical environments, simplifies both backup and disaster recovery, and offers unmatched recovery capabilities

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  10. Backup Exec is one integrated product that protects virtual and physical environments, simplifies both backup and disaster recovery, and offers unmatched recovery capabilities

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    DL
    It's easy to configure. You do not need advanced skills to schedule a recovery plan or data backup. Backups can be configured to use a NAS, SMB, DRIVES...etc. This software is fast and has a...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Veritas Backup Exec is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    #6
    #6
  11. Azure Backup

    (26)4.4 out of 5

    Azure Backup is the Azure-based service you can use to back up (or protect) and restore your data in the Microsoft cloud. Azure Backup allows you to back up the data for on-premises servers, virtual machines, virtualized workloads, SQL server, SharePoint server, and more.

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  12. Azure Backup is the Azure-based service you can use to back up (or protect) and restore your data in the Microsoft cloud. Azure Backup allows you to back up the data for on-premises servers, virtual machines, virtualized workloads, SQL server, SharePoint server, and more.

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    Alberto L.
    AL
    Integrate Azure Backup with your local Data Protector Manager.

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Azure Backup is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #7
    #7
  13. NetApp Backup and Recovery

    (31)4.0 out of 5

    NetApp core Snapshot™ and disk-to-disk replication technologies help you modernize backup and recovery, adapt to data growth and virtualization, and streamline management of terabytes to petabytes of data.

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  14. NetApp core Snapshot™ and disk-to-disk replication technologies help you modernize backup and recovery, adapt to data growth and virtualization, and streamline management of terabytes to petabytes of data.

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    Mabel F.
    MF
    Fast and easy to backup and recover, save lots of resources

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, NetApp Backup and Recovery is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to do business with
    More usable
    #8
    #8
  15. Acronis Cyber Backup

    (583)4.3 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Acronis Cyber Backup is the world’s easiest and fastest backup solution for all your data, whether it is located on-premises, in remote systems, in private and public clouds, or on mobile devices.

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  16. Acronis Cyber Backup is the world’s easiest and fastest backup solution for all your data, whether it is located on-premises, in remote systems, in private and public clouds, or on mobile devices.

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    Nurlan A.
    NA
    As a company, we keep all of our data in online drives in order to make it accessible for the whole team. Acronis helps us back up these files and recover them in case they are get corrupted or...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Acronis Cyber Backup is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #9
    #9
  17. Rubrik

    (36)4.6 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Rubrik offers live data access for recovery and application development by fusing enterprise data management with web-scale IT.

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  18. Rubrik offers live data access for recovery and application development by fusing enterprise data management with web-scale IT.

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    René v.
    RV
    Perfect for x86 bare-metal, virtualised and cloud use-cases. Fastest time to Market - literally takes minutes to install and setup (assuming your prerequisites are met). High rate of innovation -...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Rubrik is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #10
    #10
  19. Asigra Cloud Backup

    (81)4.2 out of 5

    Asigra Cloud Backup™ is an enterprise-class backup and recovery software solution that provides a single, integrated approach to data protection.

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  20. Asigra Cloud Backup™ is an enterprise-class backup and recovery software solution that provides a single, integrated approach to data protection.

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    MR
    Asigra just works. It's easy to use and it backs up all of our clients data.

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Asigra Cloud Backup is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
    #11
    #11
  21. CTERA Hybrid Backup & Recovery

    (1)5.0 out of 5

    CTERA's cloud storage gateway appliances provide both clientless and built-in agent-based backup, allowing you to protect servers,k

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  22. CTERA's cloud storage gateway appliances provide both clientless and built-in agent-based backup, allowing you to protect servers,k

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    Luigi V.
    LV
    The CTERA solution is one of the pioneer of the cloud backup solution with special offering in the hybrid backup&restore solution. The solution is composed by a central management portal (CTERA...Read more
    #12
    #12
  23. MSP360

    (327)4.5 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Cross-platform cloud backup software with file system, image-based backup with SQL Server, MS Exchange support, built for cloud storage: Amazon S3, Amazon Glacier, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Storage,

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  24. Cross-platform cloud backup software with file system, image-based backup with SQL Server, MS Exchange support, built for cloud storage: Amazon S3, Amazon Glacier, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Storage,

    Categories in common with EMC Avamar:

    AW
    We particularly like the fact uploads/file transfers in MSP360's Backup Ultimate can be throttled so that bandwidth usage can be kept to desired levels, so as not to have too great an impact on...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, MSP360 is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #13
    #13
  25. Arcserve UDP

    (122)4.2 out of 5

    Reliable, all-in-one disaster recovery and backup for cloud, virtual and physical workloads.

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  26. Reliable, all-in-one disaster recovery and backup for cloud, virtual and physical workloads.

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    NA
    - price models - per user, per TB - variety of the backup options

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Arcserve UDP is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #14
    #14
  27. Altaro VM Backup

    (138)4.7 out of 5

    Altaro VM Backup (formerly known as Altaro Hyper-V Backup) is an easy to use backup software solution to back up and restore both Hyper-V and VMware-based virtual machines. Eliminate hassle and headaches with an easy-to-use interface, straightforward setup and a backup solution that gets the job done every time.

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  28. Altaro VM Backup (formerly known as Altaro Hyper-V Backup) is an easy to use backup software solution to back up and restore both Hyper-V and VMware-based virtual machines. Eliminate hassle and headaches with an easy-to-use interface, straightforward setup and a backup solution that gets the job done every time.

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    Emmanuel D.
    ED
    I think the title sums it all. I have seen and used multiple backup platforms in the past and Altaro sets the bar with competitive pricing and ease of use. Features like boot from backup have...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Altaro VM Backup is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #15
    #15
  29. SolarWinds Backup

    (194)4.3 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    SolarWinds Backup is a cloud-first backup service designed for data protection of servers, workstations, critical business documents, and Office 365 Exchange services, all managed from a centralized web-based dashboard.

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  30. SolarWinds Backup is a cloud-first backup service designed for data protection of servers, workstations, critical business documents, and Office 365 Exchange services, all managed from a centralized web-based dashboard.

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    UI
    The software protects all your valuable information securely in the Cloud and can be accessed from any device. The download speed is one of the best on the market. The program can be managed...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, SolarWinds Backup is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #16
    #16
  31. Unitrends DRaaS

    (114)4.2 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Protects by bridging virtual, physical, and cloud. Unitrends has provided next-generation enterprise-class data protection to thousands of customers.

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  32. Protects by bridging virtual, physical, and cloud. Unitrends has provided next-generation enterprise-class data protection to thousands of customers.

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    AJ
    Granularity of the differents systems, and the speed of recover it. Getting RPO/RTO like a boss.

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Unitrends DRaaS is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #17
    #17
  33. NAKIVO Backup & Replication

    (202)4.7 out of 5

    NAKIVO Backup & Replication offers a complete data protection feature set, including local and offsite VM backup and replication, support for live applications & databases, instant VM, file, and application objects recovery, backup copy jobs, screenshot verification for backups and replicas, global data deduplication and compression, Web interface, AES-256 encryption, advanced reporting, and other features.

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  34. NAKIVO Backup & Replication offers a complete data protection feature set, including local and offsite VM backup and replication, support for live applications & databases, instant VM, file, and application objects recovery, backup copy jobs, screenshot verification for backups and replicas, global data deduplication and compression, Web interface, AES-256 encryption, advanced reporting, and other features.

    Categories in common with EMC Avamar:

    TJ
    1) Runs as a Linux VM, so does not consume a Windows license. Nakivo can run on Windows if you are in a Windows-only shop, but if you have a mixed Windows / Linux environment, Linux can understand...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, NAKIVO Backup & Replication is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #18
    #18
  35. Rapid Recovery

    (38)4.0 out of 5

    Quest Rapid Recovery is advanced backup, replication, and recovery software that offers ZeroIMPACT recovery – anything to anywhere; it protects systems, applications, and data on physical machines, virtual machines, and in the cloud.

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  36. Quest Rapid Recovery is advanced backup, replication, and recovery software that offers ZeroIMPACT recovery – anything to anywhere; it protects systems, applications, and data on physical machines, virtual machines, and in the cloud.

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    AL
    I like Rapid Recovery because for more than one occasion it has saved our files. In a company sometimes the files "dissapear" because the user thinks that don't need the file more or even they...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Rapid Recovery is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #19
    #19
  37. Cohesity DataPlatform

    (31)4.5 out of 5

    Cohesity delivers a web-scale platform designed to consolidate all secondary storage and data services onto one unified, efficient solution.

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  38. Cohesity delivers a web-scale platform designed to consolidate all secondary storage and data services onto one unified, efficient solution.

    Categories in common with EMC Avamar:

    AF
    Backups using web GUI made easy access from anywhere. Easy policy management, Job creation and recoveries are so fast as compared to other backup vendors. Non-disruptive upgrades, easy expansion...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Cohesity DataPlatform is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
    #20
    #20
  39. Barracuda Backup

    (36)4.4 out of 5

    Totally secure. Amazingly simple. Utterly reliable.

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  40. Totally secure. Amazingly simple. Utterly reliable.

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    AL
    easy to use. it's very easy to set up and initiate the backup

    Reviewers say compared to EMC Avamar, Barracuda Backup is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin