Quantum DXi Series vs. Veritas NetBackup Appliance

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
Quantum DXi Series
Score 8.0 out of 10
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Quantum DXi Series is public company Quantum's deduplication solution.N/A
Veritas NetBackup Appliance
Score 7.7 out of 10
N/A
Symantec NetBackup Appliance is a storage and deduplication solution.N/A
Pricing
Quantum DXi SeriesVeritas NetBackup Appliance
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Quantum DXi SeriesVeritas NetBackup Appliance
Free Trial
NoNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
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Quantum DXi SeriesVeritas NetBackup Appliance
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Quantum DXi Series
Chose Quantum DXi Series
The Quantum DXi competes very well against all of these devices and they all have ups and downs. The netbackup appliance is very affordable for the amount of storage that you get, Dell's version of a storage target had horrible deduplication and was not efficient for the use …
Veritas NetBackup Appliance

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Top Pros
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Quantum DXi SeriesVeritas NetBackup Appliance
Small Businesses
Carbonite Endpoint
Carbonite Endpoint
Score 7.0 out of 10
Carbonite Endpoint
Carbonite Endpoint
Score 7.0 out of 10
Medium-sized Companies
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Score 9.5 out of 10
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Score 9.5 out of 10
Enterprises
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Score 9.5 out of 10
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Druva Data Resiliency Cloud
Score 9.5 out of 10
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User Ratings
Quantum DXi SeriesVeritas NetBackup Appliance
Likelihood to Recommend
8.0
(3 ratings)
8.5
(4 ratings)
Likelihood to Renew
-
(0 ratings)
8.0
(1 ratings)
Support Rating
8.3
(2 ratings)
7.3
(1 ratings)
User Testimonials
Quantum DXi SeriesVeritas NetBackup Appliance
Likelihood to Recommend
Quantum
It is good hardware/software to do VMWare backup, very reliable and convenient device. Hyper-V backup may be less appropriate to do due to specific software needs.
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Veritas Technologies LLC
Seamless integration with NetBackup
Backup server, storage & de-duplication from one vendor
Scalable flexibility
Deploy across all environments - DC, VMs, remote office
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Pros
Quantum
  • A perfect solution for D2D backups. We are seeing a large savings with the de-duplication piece.
  • Very versatile device. We like being able to use any backup protocol we need to for the many diverse jobs we have in the medical industry.
  • Interface is simple and easy to use.
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Veritas Technologies LLC
  • NetBackup Appliance is the best effective backup and restore solution out in the market for enterprise level.
  • Fastest deduplication available in the appliance.
  • First time ever V-ray implementation.
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Cons
Quantum
  • Every feature on the Quantum requires a license purchase, this is seriously annoying and drives the cost of the device up
  • The cost of the device is somewhat high
  • Active Directory integration is a bit of a pain
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Veritas Technologies LLC
  • We cannot make an appliance in Cluster Mode.
  • Cost is little bit high for a medium size business.
  • Need to look for flash disks for OS for appliance which can perform with speed.
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Likelihood to Renew
Quantum
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Veritas Technologies LLC
using Netbackup Appliance makes my work simple for Backup and Recovery .
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Support Rating
Quantum
Support from Quantum was okay, they performed FW upgrade and replaced few faulty disks without any problem. Some old-style connections and requirements from them produced additional loads on our IT team.
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Veritas Technologies LLC
Support is great so far.
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Alternatives Considered
Quantum
The only aleternative looked at prior to the DXi was ExGrid, while both are great options the DXi offered a little more versatility and the support has been terrific.
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Veritas Technologies LLC
1) Storage: Reduce storage cost by replacing with Veritas intelligent deduplication.
2) Space
Save valuable floor space by combining both the backup server and deduplication storage into one appliance.
3) Power and Cooling
As an ENERGY STAR compliant backup appliance, the NetBackup 5330 reduces floor space and power consumption, letting you to
do more with your IT budget.
4) Robust Greater performance compared to the NetBackup 5230: Up to 3X faster backup, 5.8X faster recovery, and 4.9X faster replication. 5) Greater density
Delivers more TB per rack unit (RU) which reduces floor space requirements and lowers power and cooling costs.
6) Intelligent end-to-end deduplication
Reduces the size of backups by up to 50 times and network bandwidth utilization by up to 99 percent, so you can backup and replicate faster.
7) Flexible deduplication options
Deduplication at source, media server, or target; inline or post-process.
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Return on Investment
Quantum
  • Storage Target for data that can be Deduped
  • Using accent to do inline dedupe is great
  • Works well with netbackup accelerator and netbackup
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Veritas Technologies LLC
  • Improved operational efficiency.
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