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Micro Focus Data Protector Alternatives & Competitors

(16)4.2 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Micro Focus Data Protector? Tons of people want Disaster Recovery Software to help with disaster recovery, data encryption, and storage formats. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. We have compiled a list of Disaster Recovery Software that reviewers voted best overall compared to Micro Focus Data Protector. Based on reviewer data you can see how Micro Focus Data Protector stacks up to the competition, check reviews from current & previous users, and find the best fit for your business. Veeam Backup & Replication, Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery, Acronis Cyber Backup, and MSP360 are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Micro Focus Data Protector.

Top Alternatives to Micro Focus Data Protector

  • Veeam Backup & Replication
  • Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery
  • Acronis Cyber Backup
  • MSP360
  • SolarWinds Backup

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Micro Focus Data Protector

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  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.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    WM
    A comprehensive backup solution data - regardless of their location

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Veeam Backup & Replication is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    #2
    #2
  3. 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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  4. Enterprise backup & recovery, data management, data deduplication, archiving, eDiscovery software. Data protection on-premises & in the cloud. Tweets by JCA

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    UC
    This has good reliance on DNS and constantly has good product revision/

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery is:

    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #3
    #3
  5. Acronis Cyber Backup

    (584)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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  6. 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.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    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 Micro Focus Data Protector, Acronis Cyber Backup is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    #4
    #4
  7. 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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  8. 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 Micro Focus Data Protector:

    MH
    This backup software works superb, easy to setup, just sits in the back ground automatically updating your files and is not resource hungry. You don't even know it's doing it's job.

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, MSP360 is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    #5
    #5
  9. 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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  10. 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.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    Mitch C.
    MC
    I like that its able to be managed in the same dashboard. I also like how easy it is to implement it on workstations. A third thing I like is the recovery process it works well and it pulls the...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, SolarWinds Backup is:

    Easier to do business with
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
    #6
    #6
  11. 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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  12. 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 Micro Focus Data Protector:

    RG
    As for me, the simplicity of implementation, clear interface, speed of operation and good data compression. It can be installed on many platforms, including using NAS servers (QNAP). It's great...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, NAKIVO Backup & Replication is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    #7
    #7
  13. 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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  14. Reliable, all-in-one disaster recovery and backup for cloud, virtual and physical workloads.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    CI
    We use the product for data backup for most of our customers. Relatively simple handling, reliability and uncomplicated and quick access to support are important for us as a service provider and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Arcserve UDP is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    #8
    #8
  15. 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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  16. 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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    UC
    Secure, role-based administration with access control and audit tracking feature are very good. one can access files and data in anywhere from virtual machine

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Veritas NetBackup is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    #9
    #9
  17. 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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  18. 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.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    Ryan P. E.
    RE
    I like Altaro a lot because it is versatile since it allows me to be able to use several virtual machines on my servers. This is something very important to take into account. I can also say that...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Altaro VM Backup is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    #10
    #10
  19. 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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  20. Backup Exec is one integrated product that protects virtual and physical environments, simplifies both backup and disaster recovery, and offers unmatched recovery capabilities

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    UH
    I like the fact that when I first set this up I had so many options of where I could integrate my storage through, Azure, Google cloud platform, ASW. It made me feel like I wasn't locked down. Once...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Veritas Backup Exec is:

    Easier to do business with
    #11
    #11
  21. 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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  22. Protects by bridging virtual, physical, and cloud. Unitrends has provided next-generation enterprise-class data protection to thousands of customers.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    UH
    The system offers reliable backup and recovery at a granular level as well being able to host a restored machine should VMWare be unavailable

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Unitrends DRaaS is:

    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    More usable
    #12
    #12
  23. Acronis Cyber Backup Cloud for Service Providers

    (98)4.7 out of 5

    Acronis Cyber Backup Cloud for Service Providers is a hybrid cloud backup solution for service providers that protects any virtual, physical, and cloud environment, and lets you quickly realize incremental revenues with zero upfront costs and a pay-as-you-go business model.

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  24. Acronis Cyber Backup Cloud for Service Providers is a hybrid cloud backup solution for service providers that protects any virtual, physical, and cloud environment, and lets you quickly realize incremental revenues with zero upfront costs and a pay-as-you-go business model.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    Kev P.
    KP
    The service has proven to be considerably more reliable than most other backup products we've used. It is also, for the most part, very simple to set up and use.

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Acronis Cyber Backup Cloud for Service Providers is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    #13
    #13
  25. 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.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:
  26. 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.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    RT
    This product has been very cost effective as it offers pay-as-you-go model plus there is a reduction in cost of backup hardware maintenance and time consumption. The backups can be customized in...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Azure Backup is:

    Easier to do business with
    More usable
    Easier to set up
    #14
    #14
  27. Vembu BDR Suite

    (89)4.2 out of 5

    Supports Agentless VMware vSphere Image Backup, Advanced Microsoft Hyper-V Image Backup and Physical Machine Disk Image Backup with application aware options enabled.

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  28. Supports Agentless VMware vSphere Image Backup, Advanced Microsoft Hyper-V Image Backup and Physical Machine Disk Image Backup with application aware options enabled.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    AA
    Giving us full control and visibility of our customer backups in our own data centres.

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Vembu BDR Suite is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    #15
    #15
  29. 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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  30. Asigra Cloud Backup™ is an enterprise-class backup and recovery software solution that provides a single, integrated approach to data protection.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    Charles o.
    CO
    Support for various platforms and environments. Highly secure cloud backup solution.

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Asigra Cloud Backup is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #16
    #16
  31. 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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  32. 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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    AT
    Versatitilade and the ability to adapt to many platforms

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, IBM Spectrum Protect is:

    More expensive
    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    #17
    #17
  33. EMC Avamar

    (37)3.9 out of 5

    EMC Avamar: Fast, efficient backup and recovery through a complete software and hardware solution. Equipped with integrated variable-length deduplication technology, Avamar facilitates fast, daily full backups for virtual environments, remote offices, enterprise applications, network-attached storage (NAS) servers, and desktops/laptops.

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  34. EMC Avamar: Fast, efficient backup and recovery through a complete software and hardware solution. Equipped with integrated variable-length deduplication technology, Avamar facilitates fast, daily full backups for virtual environments, remote offices, enterprise applications, network-attached storage (NAS) servers, and desktops/laptops.

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    Steven P.
    SP
    It gets the job done once it is setup properly

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, EMC Avamar is:

    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    More expensive
    #18
    #18
  35. Zerto

    (57)4.8 out of 5

    Zerto Virtual Replication (ZVR) is a replication and recovery solution that makes disaster recovery simple and scalable from private, hybrid and to public clouds, maintain IT resilience as infrastructure evolves with hypervisor-based replication of VM block-level changes, from any storage to any storage, between VMware vSphere versions and cross-hypervisor for on premise datacenters or the utilize the cloud for Disaster Recovery as a Service.

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  36. Zerto Virtual Replication (ZVR) is a replication and recovery solution that makes disaster recovery simple and scalable from private, hybrid and to public clouds, maintain IT resilience as infrastructure evolves with hypervisor-based replication of VM block-level changes, from any storage to any storage, between VMware vSphere versions and cross-hypervisor for on premise datacenters or the utilize the cloud for Disaster Recovery as a Service.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    SJ
    Zerto is very easy to get setup and replicating the VM's between the sites. We have used it successfully for our Datacenter Migration Project where we have Migrated 800+ server from VMware and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, Zerto is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    #19
    #19
  37. EMC NetWorker

    (40)3.7 out of 5

    EMC NetWorker backup and recovery software centralizes, automates, and accelerates data backup and recovery across your IT environment. NetWorker delivers record-breaking performance and a wide range of data protection options to safeguard your critical business data.

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  38. EMC NetWorker backup and recovery software centralizes, automates, and accelerates data backup and recovery across your IT environment. NetWorker delivers record-breaking performance and a wide range of data protection options to safeguard your critical business data.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    AI
    The support is great if you push for the assistance you need. It is just the reduction in head count in support causing delays. At one point a 5 minute delay was unacceptable. Now a five minute...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, EMC NetWorker is:

    More expensive
    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    #20
    #20
  39. 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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  40. 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.

    Categories in common with Micro Focus Data Protector:

    Trinh T.
    TT
    These are NetApp Sweet tools. Replicating data from one NetApp filer to another filer or from one NetApp Cluster to another using their snapshot technology is how NetApp does it backup. ...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Micro Focus Data Protector, NetApp Backup and Recovery is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Easier to set up