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Score 8.4 out of 100
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Score 8.5 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

AWS Backup

There is a cost involved with data retrieval. AWS Backup is truly that, a backup. If you need to access this data on a regular basis, there are better options out there. For long term, just in case incremental backups, AWS [Backup] checks all the boxes. Just set it up, start your backups, and rest assured your data is safe.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

NAKIVO Backup & Replication

For our use case the product is good. I am unsure if scaling to a much bigger environment would work as well as some competitor products. Reporting is sufficient in this product, although, as we use it not for our big production environment, we do not have to deal with all the big compliance rules so reporting is more of a technical purpose.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Data Center Backup

AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
9.0
Universal recovery
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
8.8
Live recovery
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
8.6
Recovery verification
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
9.2
Business application protection
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
9.5
Multiple backup destinations
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
8.9
Incremental backup identification
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
9.3
Backup to the cloud
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
9.1
Deduplication and file compression
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
8.6
Snapshots
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
9.0
Flexible deployment
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
9.5
Management dashboard
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
9.0
Platform support
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
8.0
Retention options
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
9.0
Encryption
AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
9.5

Pros

AWS Backup

  • Backups - it's what it does.
Matt Hoffman | TrustRadius Reviewer

NAKIVO Backup & Replication

  • Creating G-F-S backups of virtual servers in a completely automated fashion.
  • Restoring data easily when needed, either as specific individual files or entire servers (and the run-from-backup option is just neat, although we've rarely had use for that).
  • Storing Data in a de-duplicated, compressed format has allowed us to store many many backups in a space that is many many times smaller than it would take to keep multiple full copies of each server.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

AWS Backup

  • Not so easy to use
  • A little pricey
  • The backup is in the cloud; make sure to keep an offline backup (the problem of all of this kind of solution)
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

NAKIVO Backup & Replication

  • You can only backup virtual machines.
  • Although you can easily set up NAKIVO, the more specific or complex your configuration, the more reliant you become on tech support. Knowing Linux would be a big plus with these types of configurations.
  • Updating the software could be a little more user-friendly.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

AWS Backup

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

NAKIVO Backup & Replication

NAKIVO Backup & Replication 10.0
Based on 1 answer
It's great. It works, it's cost effective and it's easy to maintain. I don't see us ever changing away from Nakivo Backup and Replication to any other product. We are very impressed and satisfied with the results.
David Judice | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

AWS Backup

AWS Backup 9.5
Based on 2 answers
Very easy to use and is as plug and play as you can get. There are configuration options for multiple schemas that best fits your organization.
Chris Barretto | TrustRadius Reviewer

NAKIVO Backup & Replication

NAKIVO Backup & Replication 10.0
Based on 2 answers
Because it is very easy to use.
Aba-Mark Mihaly | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

AWS Backup

AWS Backup 9.3
Based on 5 answers
Support for AWS Backup is by Amazon itself so it is solid as always. If you have a business or higher level support plan you'll have no trouble getting engineers or other staff on the job to help you with whatever comes up.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

NAKIVO Backup & Replication

NAKIVO Backup & Replication 8.6
Based on 8 answers
As with any support, it can always improve, but since the result has always been getting my issue resolved quickly I can't complain. Nakivo support has been great to work with when I have needed them, which hasn't been often.
David Judice | TrustRadius Reviewer

Implementation Rating

AWS Backup

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

NAKIVO Backup & Replication

NAKIVO Backup & Replication 10.0
Based on 2 answers
It was simple and easy to implement and went very quickly
David Judice | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

AWS Backup

Being an AWS service, AWS Backup integrates in a native way with other AWS services, providing an easy way to backup those services. Being able to create separate backup plans that meet specific business and regulatory compliance requirements provides us with capabilities to face auditing processes.
Oscar Martinez | TrustRadius Reviewer

NAKIVO Backup & Replication

Well, I'll be really honest. The products for a small company are really similar. The very big difference between the two software is the price of the solution. Veeam Backup And Replication is the most famous software now and the price is high. Nakivo price is cheaper. For small businesses, it is better maybe.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

AWS Backup

  • Being able to offer live hot storage in the cloud for production environments allows me to get more people in the creative space with vast demand for speed.
  • Great integration with all my hardware, firewall and backup software was great.
  • Being able to network path my files like a native drive to my computer from the cloud made the designer not complain so much able learning new stuff.
Daniel Cauley | TrustRadius Reviewer

NAKIVO Backup & Replication

  • Provides a robust service at an affordable cost.
  • Intuitive web interface along with the technology itself provides a path for quick, easy restores.
  • Not supporting S3 compatible storage for off-site storage of backups has required us to add an additional piece of software to the workflow.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Screenshots

AWS Backup

Pricing Details

AWS Backup

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

AWS Backup Editions & Modules

Edition
Backup Storage - Warm Storage$0.0951
Backup Storage - Cold Storage$0.011
Restore - Warm Storage$0.021
Restore - Cold Storage$0.031
Restore - Item-Level Restore$0.502
  1. per GB per month
  2. per request
Additional Pricing Details

NAKIVO Backup & Replication

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

NAKIVO Backup & Replication Editions & Modules

Edition
Pro Essentials$251
Enterprise Essentials$351
Pro$401
EnterpriseContact Vendor
  1. per workload
Additional Pricing Details
A workload is a VMware vSphere VM, Microsoft Hyper-V VM, Nutanix AHV VM, a physical machine (01 server and 03 workstations), an Oracle database, or an Amazon EC2 instance.

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

AWS Backup
8.4
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
8.7

Likelihood to Renew

AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
10.0

Usability

AWS Backup
9.5
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
10.0

Support Rating

AWS Backup
9.3
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
8.6

Implementation Rating

AWS Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication
10.0

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