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Score 9.4 out of 100
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Score 8.3 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

IBM Cloud Backup

Any time, all day, I would advocate the use of IBM Cloud Backup, as it has excellent storage space with structured security measures, and suitable business functionalities. Further, no big struggle as the app is online, hence, remotely accessible. The stability and the strength that the application has is another assurance that all information is in the safer hands, for all the authorized business users.
David Vlad | TrustRadius Reviewer

Panzura

Panzura works well for companies that have a high amount of data with cross site collaboration being done. The caching ensures you don't need huge investments of storage at each site and the cloud storage ensures high availability over what can be done locally. Also helps eliminate duplicate data across sites and/or small variations in the same data.
Ryan Lee | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Data Center Backup

IBM Cloud Backup
9.0
Panzura
Universal recovery
IBM Cloud Backup
9.7
Panzura
Live recovery
IBM Cloud Backup
8.5
Panzura
Recovery verification
IBM Cloud Backup
9.0
Panzura
Business application protection
IBM Cloud Backup
8.3
Panzura
Multiple backup destinations
IBM Cloud Backup
9.7
Panzura
Incremental backup identification
IBM Cloud Backup
8.7
Panzura
Backup to the cloud
IBM Cloud Backup
9.3
Panzura
Deduplication and file compression
IBM Cloud Backup
9.0
Panzura
Snapshots
IBM Cloud Backup
9.0
Panzura
Flexible deployment
IBM Cloud Backup
9.7
Panzura
Management dashboard
IBM Cloud Backup
9.0
Panzura
Platform support
IBM Cloud Backup
8.3
Panzura
Retention options
IBM Cloud Backup
8.3
Panzura
Encryption
IBM Cloud Backup
9.3
Panzura

Pros

IBM Cloud Backup

  • Backup system
  • Recovery system
  • In the cloud
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Panzura

  • Real time file locking
  • Backup and recovery
  • Easy access to all your files
Andy Knauf | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

IBM Cloud Backup

  • The set prices for the product is a problem.
  • Secondly, IBM Cloud Backup customer help should be more speedy.
  • IBM Cloud Backup is so automated, and in case of a power failure, accessing some of this data can be challenging.
David Vlad | TrustRadius Reviewer

Panzura

  • I would like to see more connectors. Tie in to traditional block storage or NAS. Additional cloud connectors to products like Hitachi Content Platform.
  • I would like to see a collaborative product created between Panzura and Riverbed. I envision an almost perfect small footprint ROBO solution where Riverbed provides the compute+WAN optimization and Panzura provides the storage/risiliancy components. Combine the boxes into a single 4U solution and you have a near perfect product for remote offices.
Rob Clendenin | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

IBM Cloud Backup

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Panzura

Panzura 10.0
Based on 1 answer
Hands down support is the best part of Panzura. Their techs are always helpful, always knowledgeable, and consistently solve complex problems quickly. You can definitely tell they hire their support folks from the top tier of other companies and they go above and beyond what I have come to expect in terms of support compared to other companies.
Ryan Lee | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

IBM Cloud Backup

Pricing and how easy it is to use. We use other IBM products in our office and it is nice to have everything on one network. The experience for users and managers is better, even new employees who can learn quickly. It also makes it more affordable for us.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Panzura

There are several other devices but Panzura is best of class.
Andy Knauf | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

IBM Cloud Backup

  • Data loss can be expensive, but IBM Cloud Backup has extra an encryption option, which helps us maintain the value of our information.
  • Besides, the amount of data that IBM Cloud Backup can store is almost limitless, making us deal with any form of content that benefits the company.
  • Finally, no data losses due to accidents, which is a great plus for a company.
David Vlad | TrustRadius Reviewer

Panzura

  • Exceptional positive impact on availability - as users move so do their files.
  • Panzura+DFS allowed for simple chargeback models to be implemented.
Rob Clendenin | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

IBM Cloud Backup

General

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

Panzura

General

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

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

IBM Cloud Backup
9.7
Panzura
9.0

Support Rating

IBM Cloud Backup
Panzura
10.0

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