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Score 8.5 out of 100

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Likelihood to Recommend

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

HPE 3PAR StoreServ is a great storage device for both file and block-level storage needs. You can use it in place of SAN devices required by database servers. It provides an amazing compaction ratio and, hence, reduces overall storage footprint and cost. This is, however, slightly costly if your environment doesn't really see high transactions most of the time.
Amanda Decker | TrustRadius Reviewer

Veeam Backup & Replication

We like the restore options from physical servers to VM's which saves a lot of time to replace legacy hardware with future-proof VMs. Driver and legacy boot issues are easily resolved with the tools Veeam provides.Not so good is the support of non-natively supported DBMS like MariaDB (MySQL natively supported). If more DBMS would be supported it would make it easier for customers with not so mainstream databases.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Data Center Backup

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.6
Universal recovery
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.5
Live recovery
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.7
Recovery verification
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.8
Business application protection
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.7
Multiple backup destinations
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.8
Incremental backup identification
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.9
Backup to the cloud
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.3
Deduplication and file compression
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.6
Snapshots
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.9
Flexible deployment
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.5
Management dashboard
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.2
Platform support
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.7
Retention options
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.7
Encryption
HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.4

Pros

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

  • We are using HP 3PAR storeServ 8200 for both our file level and block level storage.
  • I really love the amazing compaction ratio provided by HP 3PAR. Some of our disks have compaction ratio above 25:1, which is super amazing. You can definitely look for around 75% reduction of storage footprints.
  • It has a great user friendly web console "SSMC"(StoreServ Management Console). This is an additional bonus and can be used by even non-storage people like DBA and Network to take a look at storage performance.
Ravinder Gupta | TrustRadius Reviewer

Veeam Backup & Replication

  • Creates a working VM copy of your VM servers
  • Backup and replications are very quick once you have run it the first time. I replicated new servers that had a 127GB drive in less than 15 min because it only backs up the data, not the entire drive.
  • If a backup or replication fails, you can set it to try again and that usually works. I have most of the mine set to retry 3 times.
  • If there is a problem like a backup failed it will email you so you don't have to babysit it.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

  • The system requires a physical or virtual system to manage upgrades and patches and for call home features. Most other systems have this integrated into the array. Just another piece of infrastructure to manage.
  • There are some system jobs that come pre-scheduled in the initial setup, but there is at least 1 job that should be added to this by default. When you delete storage, you also need to run a job to compact the CPG (a group where the luns all reside) to reclaim the previously used storage as free. This should be done by default at least monthly in the background.
  • There are 2 different GUI front ends that can still be used. The older version (3 PAR management console) is being phased out (has been for 3 years).
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Veeam Backup & Replication

  • Not easy to find on the homepage.
  • It's very hard to find prices, which is a big deterrent to me as a buyer.
  • High barrier to entry for prices for very small companies. I'd rather pay than use the free option, but it's prohibitively expensive for me as a 1-person company.
Richard Michel | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage 10.0
Based on 1 answer
We are very satisfied with 3PAR performance and especially the IOPS (Input Output Per Second) is pretty amazing. It is easy to configure and doesn't require much knowledge of storage for Tier 1 support team.
Ravinder Gupta | TrustRadius Reviewer

Veeam Backup & Replication

Veeam Backup & Replication 8.9
Based on 13 answers
I really have no complaints about Veeam Backup & Replication. Their service has been excellent and the cost is minimal in comparison to other services I checked out. Implementation wasn't simple and the Veeam Support team was there to help each step of the way.
George Rodgers-Clark | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Veeam Backup & Replication

Veeam Backup & Replication 8.2
Based on 13 answers
We've been using Veeam Backup & Replication for several years in our
organization, and we perform backups in all of our environments every
night. It’s one of the simplest yet effective and reliable solutions in
the market for the backup segment. You can check out the free Veeam
agent, so you can get an idea of the full product.
Guillermo Villamizar | TrustRadius Reviewer

Reliability and Availability

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Veeam Backup & Replication

Veeam Backup & Replication 7.0
Based on 3 answers
The Veeam Backup & Replication solution is up and running every time you need it as it was planned. In more than 3 years that we have been using the product every night, it might have failed or presented an error once or twice, so the availability percentage is almost at 100%.
Guillermo Villamizar | TrustRadius Reviewer

Performance

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Veeam Backup & Replication

Veeam Backup & Replication 7.4
Based on 3 answers
To identify a bottleneck in the data path, Veeam Backup & Replication
detects the component with the maximum workload, the component
that works for the most time of the job. For example, you use a
low-speed storage device as the backup repository. Even if VM data is
retrieved from the SAN storage on the source side and transported over a
high-speed link, VM data flow will still be impaired at the backup
repository.
Guillermo Villamizar | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage 10.0
Based on 3 answers
With their phone home technology, we usually have a replacement part on its way by the time we wake up in the morning, or if the event occurs overnight. We have had great support when we had questions or events that required a call.
Shawn Karr | TrustRadius Reviewer

Veeam Backup & Replication

Veeam Backup & Replication 9.3
Based on 31 answers
Support response can be slow and sometimes tedious if you have a non-generic issue in your environment. Due to my experience with Veeam, I often discover the solutions before support does, but on the rare occasion where I need a higher tier of support, their experience and skill set are excellent. If you truly find something odd in your environment, Veeam Support, Development and their teams of engineers will figure it out and provide custom hot-fixes when necessary.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Implementation Rating

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Veeam Backup & Replication

Veeam Backup & Replication 8.5
Based on 25 answers
(I assume this question should say "Veeam" and not "Crownpeak Universal Consent Platform")Planning is key. Planning your backup schedule, size, data restore points, replication if you're doing that, &c. Testing is also important; make sure you back something up and then do a test restore. Set up alerts so you know if things aren't working (or even if they are, always good to know that too).
Robert Paul | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

We still use NetApp storage enclosures at each plant for our routine file shares (CIFS) but I would love to swap them out for the HPE 3PARs as we use for our ERP app data. The 3PARS are simply faster and much better at near-instant replication. But even more importantly we can get the reporting that we need from the 3PAR within a few minutes, even custom reports. 3PARs are much easier to manage than NetApps in general and I think that the only place that they compete is in compaction.
Jane Updegraff | TrustRadius Reviewer

Veeam Backup & Replication

We used Zerto and CA Arcserve to address these needs without migrating to Veeam Backup & Replication. Zerto is a very successful instant backup and we are still using it now. It does what Veeam application cannot do in instant replication. CA Arcserve, on the other hand, is clearly lagging behind the Veeam Backup & Replication product and does not meet today's requirements.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Scalability

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Veeam Backup & Replication

Veeam Backup & Replication 6.6
Based on 2 answers
Scalability can be addressed in many ways, but there is a consequence:
Higher performance and smaller backup windows may put too much stress on
production storage, and therefore, on its performance and Availability
to production workloads. To reduce stress on production storage, version
9.5 introduces a new way of reading VM disks that is optimized for
enterprise storage.
Guillermo Villamizar | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

  • We grew unexpectedly, which forced us to buy a lot of expensive HP SSD's.
  • We have never had any performance issues with this storage.
Mario Jost | TrustRadius Reviewer

Veeam Backup & Replication

  • In a business model were one have several deployment types, e.g. acceptance, production, load tests, with recurrent new releases to deploy, or software development environments based on VDI, with developers constantly experimenting tools or testing their development, in case of disaster, rebuild the infrastructure may take a lot of time with significant losses if a quick restore of a healthy environment is not possible.
  • Organizations vulnerable to ransomware might find a huge burden to rebuild a whole infrastructure if backup policies and tools are missing.
  • To Public sector ought to provide access to public data or archives, backup/restore and disaster recovery capabilities is paramount and the lack of according tools and policies may lead to unrecoverable losses.
Stefan Zuban | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage

General

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

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Veeam Backup & Replication

General

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

Veeam Backup & Replication Editions & Modules

Edition
Backup Essentials$4001
Backup & ReplicationContact sales team
Availability SuiteContact sales team
  1. per year
Additional Pricing Details
Veeam sells through channel partners. Contact a partner for detailed pricing and quotes. Resellers or sales personnel are available for assistance.

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
8.8
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.9

Likelihood to Renew

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
10.0
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.9

Usability

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.2

Reliability and Availability

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
7.0

Performance

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
7.4

Support Rating

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
10.0
Veeam Backup & Replication
9.3

Implementation Rating

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
8.5

Scalability

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage
Veeam Backup & Replication
6.6

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