Bacula Enterprise vs. Skyvia Backup

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
Bacula Enterprise
Score 9.8 out of 10
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Bacula Enterprise is a data center backup, restore, and recovery solution from Swiss, Dracula-themed software company Bacula Systems.N/A
Skyvia Backup
Score 10.0 out of 10
N/A
Skyvia Backup provides secure automatic daily and anytime manual cloud data backup with search, view, export of backed up data and restore it in a few clicks, including data relations. Pay only for the amount of storage needed, and a free plan with 1 GB of space is available. Skyvia Backup is presented as a solution for protecting cloud data. Backup and restore operations take a few clicks to execute, and Skyvia allows restoring whole objects, separate records, and even separate fields.…N/A
Pricing
Bacula EnterpriseSkyvia Backup
Editions & Modules
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Offerings
Pricing Offerings
Bacula EnterpriseSkyvia Backup
Free Trial
NoNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoYes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional Details
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Bacula EnterpriseSkyvia Backup
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Features
Bacula EnterpriseSkyvia Backup
Data Center Backup
Comparison of Data Center Backup features of Product A and Product B
Bacula Enterprise
9.3
52 Ratings
13% above category average
Skyvia Backup
-
Ratings
Universal recovery9.11 Ratings00 Ratings
Instant recovery10.037 Ratings00 Ratings
Recovery verification10.045 Ratings00 Ratings
Business application protection3.02 Ratings00 Ratings
Multiple backup destinations10.050 Ratings00 Ratings
Incremental backup identification10.051 Ratings00 Ratings
Backup to the cloud9.831 Ratings00 Ratings
Deduplication and file compression9.844 Ratings00 Ratings
Snapshots10.039 Ratings00 Ratings
Flexible deployment10.047 Ratings00 Ratings
Management dashboard9.249 Ratings00 Ratings
Platform support10.051 Ratings00 Ratings
Retention options9.752 Ratings00 Ratings
Encryption10.041 Ratings00 Ratings
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Bacula Enterprise
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Score 9.8 out of 10
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Bacula Enterprise
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Score 9.8 out of 10
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User Ratings
Bacula EnterpriseSkyvia Backup
Likelihood to Recommend
10.0
(52 ratings)
9.5
(4 ratings)
Likelihood to Renew
10.0
(5 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Usability
9.1
(7 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Availability
9.1
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Performance
8.2
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Support Rating
10.0
(17 ratings)
8.9
(4 ratings)
In-Person Training
9.2
(2 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Implementation Rating
9.8
(2 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Configurability
9.1
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Ease of integration
10.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Product Scalability
9.1
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
User Testimonials
Bacula EnterpriseSkyvia Backup
Likelihood to Recommend
Bacula Systems
Well suited: - I use it for on premise and cloud backup and recovery and it is excellent for this job. - I also experiment with different hypervisors and till now Bacula seems to work with all of them - Security is really important for me as I had many bad experiences in the past and Bacula solution makes me totally confident. Less appropriate - You need to be experienced Linux user, I had to learn few more things in system to make the best use of it. - It's definitely designed for scalability and bigger companies than mine
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Devart
Skyvia Backup is well suited for Salesforce backup creation, retention, and partial restoration.
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Pros
Bacula Systems
  • Bacula has great plugins that work very accurately
  • Bacula is very simple to use, with a user-friendly web interface that facilitates operation.
  • Bacula performs the backups very accurately which is clearly noticed when a restore is performed
  • Its ease of use helps in training new support team members
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Devart
  • Skyvia Backup is a web tool, that's why we don't need to install and maintain it. The interface is pretty intuitive and you can clearly see what's going on with your backups, compare backup versions, and restore specific records per request.
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Cons
Bacula Systems
  • Our team always points out the same problems, I believe that, today, is our biggest complaint: The interface (both graphical and the CLI) still needs improvement.
  • There is no mobile app to manage backups and restores from smartphones
  • Manual installation is time consuming.
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Devart
  • We'd like some improvement on backup email notification - we receive emails if the backup creation has failed for some reason, but we don't receive them when it has been completed, or when we run out of disk space. It requires spending some additional time to log in and check whether the disk space is still enough. Would be great to save this time for other tasks.
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Likelihood to Renew
Bacula Systems
Easy to use, proactive and effective customer support, and simple deployment method. The high configurability is what makes this tool so effective for my organization - at no point do I have any issues of trust as to the restorability of a fileset. The GUI provided gives clear actionable reports as to the effectivity of the jobs performed.
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Devart
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Usability
Bacula Systems
This is a hard question. Usability for whom? For someone who is very comfortable at the command line and willing to put in the time to learn Bacula Enterprise's configuration syntax, it's very usable. Just don't expect to be an expert immediately.
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Devart
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Reliability and Availability
Bacula Systems
Bacula Enterprise is always available when we need it, both the backup solution and system support
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Devart
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Performance
Bacula Systems
Operation in the Bacula system has a light and fast interface and reports are generated almost instantly. Perhaps if Bacula is integrated with other solutions it may lose some performance
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Devart
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Support Rating
Bacula Systems
They're excellent, fast to respond and knowledgeable. I can't fault the support provided at all. On every occasion that we've had a need to contact them during our evaluation, installation, and use of Bacula Enterprise, they've always given us the help that we required. The responses they provide are detailed and we always feel that they've taken the time to read and understand our issue and give a full and personalized answer.
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Devart
I love their Customer Care Team.
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In-Person Training
Bacula Systems
The professor understood the tool very well, it was a fact that he had mastery over the system and knew what he was talking about, clearing up all doubts and passing on all the necessary knowledge so that we could handle Bacula Enterprise in our organization.
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Devart
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Implementation Rating
Bacula Systems
Bacula Systems and especially Bacula Brazil were extremely attentive and served us very well, making all implementations or changes work perfectly
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Devart
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Alternatives Considered
Bacula Systems
I used CTERA almost from the time they started up. In short, it was very easy to use but configuration was limited; and in the end the agents were troublesome and I could not restore files. They had one person on staff who was terrific with tech support, when he left support became difficult and I lost confidence. Acronis was my first experience with a bare-metal recovery operation and it was terrific. Really saved the day. I would still be using it except the licensing was difficult and expensive and the software wasn't Linux friendly.
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Devart
We evaluated Spanning Backup for Salesforce, but it didn't match our business scenario, as they create daily incremental backups without a possibility for retention.
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Contract Terms and Pricing Model
Bacula Systems
Regarding contracts, negotiations were extremely accessible and clear in every sales model offered.
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Devart
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Scalability
Bacula Systems
Bacula provides intelligent scalability by expanding backups across multiple environments, data backup, Oracle, virtual machines, Office365, cloud...
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Devart
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Return on Investment
Bacula Systems
  • Our Disaster Recovery policy in regards to backups and archiving is made possible because of our use of Bacula Enterprise.
  • TCO is very low as the yearly subscription is very competitively priced. Management of the software is very low so we don't have to spend hours maintaining our backups.
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Devart
  • We haven't measured the ROI yet, but the fact that we don't have to pay per each user that accesses our backup account is very beneficial to us, as we are a small organization.
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