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Druva to the Rescue

9
Druva backs up our AWS instances. We had been searching for a product that could take backups as well as snapshots and didn't want to keep …
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A+ for Druva!

10
Originally, we were looking only at endpoint backups for our users' machines. After talking with Druva, we found it was quite easy to …
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Druva - Music

8
When a new PC is set up both on Mac / PC we set up Druva to back up or use Drive restore function to swap/upgrade new laptops Still the …
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Druva inSync Review

10
It has been used to back up all my VIP users' information. We use it in the whole organization. It solves the sensitive endpoint backup …

It's raining! The clothes!

10
We use Druva inSync in different departments. The license assignment is based in the type of information user has.
The problem addressed is …

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What is Druva Data Resiliency Cloud (fomerly Druva inSync, Phoenix & CloudRanger)?

Druva Data Resiliency Cloud

Workforce mobility and the rise of cloud services is an essential part of any business, but it creates a number of challenges for IT. Data spread across devices and cloud services, unpredictable schedules, and varied network connections all complicate efforts to protect and govern enterprise information.

The Druva Cloud Platform (formerly Druva inSync & Druva Phoenix) provides unified data protection, management, and information governance across endpoints and cloud applications. Delivered as-a-service, the Druva Cloud Platform aims to simplify backup, archival, compliance, and device management to reduce the cost and complexity of protecting end user data, ensure regulatory compliance, and improve data visibility. With centralized management and self-help data recovery, the vendor states that users' mobile workforces are protected without impacting productivity.

Druva's value proposition:

No hardware, no software

  • Delivered as-a-service means leaving behind on-premises infrastructure, hardware refresh cycles and time consuming software maintenance.


Infinitely scalable
  • Built in the cloud, new capacity can be added to subscriptions on the fly without changes to backup settings, and without needing to purchase and install new appliances or software.

No maintenance windows

  • Druva maintains the data protection solution, not the customer; the platform is always up-to-date with the latest features.

Data Protection That’s Different

  • Druva’s SaaS data protection platform boasts less cost and complexity found in solutions that aren’t built for the cloud, while remaining secure, scalable and always available.


Druva Data Resiliency Cloud (fomerly Druva inSync, Phoenix & CloudRanger) Features

  • Supported: Endpoint backup
  • Supported: Ransomware
  • Supported: Cloud Apps
  • Supported: Cloud backup and restore
  • Supported: eDiscovery
  • Supported: Legal hold

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Druva™ delivers unified data protection, management, and information governance for cloud applications. Delivered as-a-service, Druva inSync for SaaS applications simplifies backup, archival, and compliance to reduce the cost and complexity of protecting online data, ensure regulatory compliance, and improve data visibility. With a single pane of glass for management, your SaaS applications are protected without impacting end-user productivityDruva inSync delivers automated multi-cloud backup, recovery, and compliance for SaaS applications such as Microsoft, Google Workspace, and Salesforce to protect against SaaS outages and attacks in a secure, centralized cloud platform. Search and monitor for data risks across cloud applications for sensitive information and take corrective action for non-compliance with regulated or policy managed end-user dataA Cloud-native Design for User Data Protection and Management
Layering inSync on top of AWS allowed us to serve both the smallest customers with only a few terabytes of data, up to the largest of Fortune 10 companies storing tens of petabytes. This scalability is provided by the dynamic scaling of Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) and Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3). Rather than build our own distributed database for deduplication, our global source level deduplication works with Amazon DynamoDB to store our hash table completing over a million looks-up every second.Druva offers the most comprehensive end-user data protection and governance platform, both in breadth, protecting more end-user workloads than any other vendor, and depth, providing more deep value-add capabilities above and beyond the core backup and recovery. We are a platform, not a point solution.

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January 17, 2022

Druva is underestimated

Javier Velázquez Sr | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
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Endpoint backup and recovery as well as server backup and recovery. Also used for location and status of endpoints. Protection of ransomware and potential hacks and viruses. We have successfully completed audits from our parent company as well as clients. We have used Druva to standardize our lifecycle management process and policies.
  • Backup.
  • Data Security.
  • Data Recovery.
  • Server Backup.
  • Server Recovery.
  • Faster recovery of data.
Any organization that uses endpoints and/or servers which is 99% would be benefited greatly by implementing Druva to increase their security and strengthen their ransomware protection. Druva will help with audits and lifecycle management that is usually required by clients as well as internal auditors mainly for financial protection.
We use Druva to protect Salesforce data that is cloud-based as well as Office 365, G Suite, and Box accounts which are also all SaaS software products that we depend on daily and require the data to not only be protected but to be able to quickly restore it all.
Score 10 out of 10
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As we made the move from on-premise Exchange and other services to the cloud, we were looking for a product to be able to back up our data. In working with our data center partners, Druva was the one product that had not only the ability to back up our upcoming M365 environment but also other SaaS products such as SalesForce. The product backups up other products and services, but for the moment, this addressed our current needs where we did not currently have a solution in place.
  • Deployment and set up is easy.
  • Management of clients is easy.
  • End users have the ability to restore their own data.
  • Integration with SaaS solutions is easy.
  • Making changes to the email that is sent to users will only change when you make a modification and send it to a user. There needs to be a way to change it ahead of making the change and sending it out.
  • When doing a POC, it seems even if you do not initially purchase it, the deployment stays in place. If you forget any login information, there is no way to recover this if no one remembers their password. Druva support has no "backdoor" to reset admin accounts, which is both good and bad.
The product is well developed for cloud-based products and services. We have not investigated or looked at expanding the current deployment into other areas. We still do not have a major cloud presence, and what we do have is minor. We may find other scenarios where the product can be used, but we are still in the process of working on our M365 user migration from our on-premise Exchange. Until that is complete, I doubt we will be looking at other features and functions unless another SaaS solution is deployed.
The main purpose for our purchase of Druva was the ability to back up our M365 data as we made a move from on-premise Exchange to M365 and OneDrive. An additional thing we like was the ability to also backup our SalesForce data and the fact it has tie-ins to other SaaS providers. While we do not currently use anything other than M365 and SalesForce, the fact that they can back up a wide variety of cloud-based products will enable us to quickly add backups to any new solutions where the business decides to invest.
January 18, 2022

Druva to the Rescue

Score 9 out of 10
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Druva backs up our AWS instances. We had been searching for a product that could take backups as well as snapshots and didn't want to keep it on-premise.
  • Simple Install
  • Clean Interface
  • Quick SUpport
  • Don't have one
We only use it for basic backups/restores but the product has been very straightforward and works seamlessly.
We only use it for AWS at the moment.
December 01, 2021

A+ for Druva!

Score 10 out of 10
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Originally, we were looking only at endpoint backups for our users' machines. After talking with Druva, we found it was quite easy to implement SaaS backups for our Google Workspace, which included Google Drive and Gmail. With the system we were previously using, the end-user data restore process is a bit of a nightmare and not end user friendly at all. Druva, on the other hand, is very easy to use and I no longer need to assist end-users with file restoration. Moving between machines - if the user's laptop is replaced, for example - is also very easy. When the user logs into their Druva account, the system notices a different machine and asks to either add the device to their account or replace the one already found. If replaced, it will ask if it should begin a file restore process. Backups are also a breeze as you can define different backup profiles to different sets of machines. These profiles are then pushed out to the assigned clients without having to mess with the end user's client install. Profiles can be either as granular or as simple as you'd like to use and can be applied across a number of platforms.
  • Simple end user restore process.
  • Easy to use, web-based Control Panel.
  • Assign different backup profiles to different sets of users/machines.
  • Upgrade client software remotely.
  • Wide range of retention periods.
  • Changes on the backend from Druva engineers can sometimes cause errors with Google Apps backups.
  • Backups on Windows machines can become stalled if the device has been up for a while without a reboot.
A good portion of my users are scattered around the country (thanks Covid!) so I needed a means of backing them up as well as keeping the client updated. Once the client is installed on the user's machine and they've logged into the application, profiles and client updates can be pushed to the device remotely. With Google Apps, so long as Druva has sufficient access to the organizational unit that contains your users, it's a "set it and forget it" situation.
We've been using Druva for our Google Apps for Work data backups. Largely, it runs on its own, without issue - this assumes the setup was done correctly and Druva has been granted sufficient access rights. It gets your Gmail, Google Drive, and Team Drives data in incremental backups. Set a schedule, have the user register, and Druva does the rest without any action required from the user.
December 24, 2021

Druva - Music

Score 8 out of 10
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When a new PC is set up both on Mac / PC we set up Druva to back up or use Drive restore function to swap/upgrade new laptops Still the old issue [with] some laptops experience slowness while backing up but it's getting better
  • restore to new laptop
  • backup daily
  • business compliance
  • more customised on user setting
  • able to restore without admin help
school, small/large workspace, legal documents gov laptop may be slow to use Druva
not yet on cloud app :)
Bart Kogan | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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Security of the data is of great concern to every industry and Druva gives me the confidence to carry out my everyday tasks without being worried about security. It helps to get rid of any hacks and illegal access to confidential data and provides good compliance monitoring and offers integrated backups as well. It feels very secure to work on its platform because it allows me to improve my data visibility and help my team to stay focused.
  • I am no more worried about any security risks and saving my time by finding the data quickly and effortlessly.
  • This software is built keeping in concern the latest hurdles in the way of saving data supply to my customers. I am very much satisfied with its quality services and the timely response of the customer service team.
  • Druva never bounds me to stay in the office and keep an eye on what’s going on, however, it facilitates me to protect my confidential data anywhere and provides me constant notifications about any misleading activity or any unauthentic user access..
  • In the beginning, it was difficult for me to have [a] proper understanding, especially [when] discover[ing] its features really took my time and energy.
  • There should be more stuff available about its usage installation and even about the customization and configuration, being the new user you need to take assistance from the technical person.
It is a time-saving tool that allows you to work freely and remotely as well. Through this application you can easily recover any lost files, it offers good security against the data access to your employees and your customers. Druva will never indulge you in any breakup issues, thus gives you quick support. I will recommend it to every type of industry for self-empowerment.
It is a reliable platform. It provides effective security to all internal servers. It also provides online remote services which make it easy to handle everything online. It protects our data of Office 365 and SharePoint. I am satisfied with its professional services because it never let me feel down.
Jason Kerley | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 8 out of 10
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We found the application to be excellent for restoring information and data from various retention sets in a very fast way. Similarly, it works on any operating system (Windows, iOS, Linux, among others). However, it does not have a number of functions that would make its operability much more optimal but it is a useful tool to make backups and restore them.
  • What we like about this application is that it allows us to backup and restore information from other applications such as OneDrive, Sharepoint and many more.
  • At the same time, one of the most important features is that the restoration processes are really fast.
  • Likewise, the amount of bandwidth it uses is very minimal.
  • We found that the application only manages functions of the profile that is logged into the platform, it does not take actions of the whole team by default.
  • Also, we found the usability and navigation through the administrative console to be a bit complicated.
  • Similarly, the application issues notifications excessively and does not have a section for customizing them.
We fully recommend this application since it has saved us on affinities of occasions during recoveries. It is an ideal tool for backing up emails, documents and multimedia files. It is an appropriate option for companies that have a constant movement of equipment. It can be used as the main backup tool in the cloud.
We have been protecting Office 365 since we implemented Druva inSync, we felt we needed improved internal server security and Druva inSync provides it. We can almost securely encrypt all our data and keep hackers at bay. We can also manage from a remote desktop quickly and reliably if we need a file quickly and securely.
Jim Livingston | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
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Druva has been our backup management service par excellence since we started using it. The platform shows many ways to monetize our data backup by being able to export the backups to almost any specialized web storage service. In addition, the data restoration capabilities are some of the most extensive we have tested.
  • No failures occur during the execution of the backup processes, not even if the files are damaged or corrupted due to external causes, as they are finished backing up, and once the process is finished we can continue with our regular operations by dropping the file.
  • The configuration of Druva can be done so quickly that it is possible to start copying data and backing it up to the cloud of our choice almost instantaneously, which shows how versatile the software is for people even without experience in this area.
  • When you need to manage all the different versions of the same file stored in a specific cloud, the platform offers the option to generate almost unlimited copies without making the process confusing, or making it difficult to access each file in a row.
  • It does not have a tool that makes backups can be scheduled at different levels, or automate them to run at certain times without the need to generate them manually, which leads to the need to work in real-time, which makes us lose time.
  • If there is a file being uploaded to the cloud and the connection is poor, uploads can be paused randomly if the Druva platform is placed in the background, and this can make work quite difficult if the user is busy with other activities, and forces the user to stay within the Druva screen.
  • It does not have a comfortable compression mechanism, and this makes it difficult to compress files when you need to upload them to the web.
Since Druva is a service that saves all the data on the web in a short time, it is useful to generate massive file-saving operations that require a high degree of synchronization by all the computers that are attached to the management. It is excellent and highly recommended for freeing up space on physical hard disks so that all your information is moved to the cloud in the shortest possible time so that it can be safeguarded. Since it saves all variations of the same file, it could be used to create a space where you can make constant comparisons of changes in the work, and retrieve information from past versions in case you want to include something that has been removed in the new versions.
We have integration with Box and it has been one of the best decisions we have made as we can combine physical and cloud storage with the web restore capability that Druva allows us to integrate by connecting it with other services.
July 28, 2021

Druva inSync Review

Score 10 out of 10
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It has been used to back up all my VIP users' information. We use it in the whole organization. It solves the sensitive endpoint backup automation.
  • Backup automation
  • AD Sync
  • Massive deployment
  • A massive deployment MSI package with some kind of customization (logo, description, etc.)
  • A report maker or an existing report customization tool
Druva inSync is well suited when you need backup automation with almost no user intervention, massive endpoint backup implementation, endpoint backup with Active Directory integration, cloud backup and restoration, or in DLP scenarios. It is great for doing the cloud backup, and it is very helpful in restoration with a new or stolen/lost endpoint. Also, you can back up more than one endpoint (computer/smartphone or mobile device) with the same license, because it is based on a quota limit, then you can share this quota between maximum of 5 devices.
We don't have any cloud app integration with Druva. If it is available, I will explore it.
Score 9 out of 10
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We're using Druva inSync across our entire organization. For us, it addresses the need for an endpoint backup solution in the days of remote work. With employees distributed across the US, we were in need of an endpoint backup solution that would allow us to retain data while reducing hardware costs, storage costs, and bandwidth in user homes.
  • Endpoint backup
  • Ease of use
  • Easy restorral
  • Unlimited storage options
  • Docker/Hypervisor backups
  • Auto-update capabilities
  • Google Authentication implementation is poor
  • Better identification of what is/isn't being backed up at a folder level
Scenarios in which Druva inSync is well suited.
  • Distributed workforce
  • Remote-work
  • Decentralized offices/computing environments
  • Cloud-based computing environments where less is stored on the device, and more is stored on the cloud.
Scenarios in which Druva inSync is less appropriate
  • Traditional office environments with local backup options and cost-effective local storage options
  • Docker/Hypervisor heavy environments
  • Low-Bandwidth/high-latency environments
We use Druva inSync for backup of the GSuite environment (Mail/Docs/Drive). It works extremely well and allows us to back up GSuite at a significantly reduced rate since we're using it for our endpoint backups. Really, when it comes down to it, it's a single-pane-of-glass interface for the primary systems that we need to be backed up.
Scott Anderson | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
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We are using Druva In-Sync across the whole organization for device and SaaS backup (G Suite). This allows us to have personal devices backed up and restorable by the individual, as well as the admin. The G Suite backup covers our needs to keep our Google Drive data backed up without relying on Google's uptime SLA.
  • Easy to manage by end users.
  • Easy to restore by end users.
  • Easy to manage by admin.
  • Implementation of devices could be easier. Currently, you need to provide a spreadsheet with usernames and device serials/MAC addresses to implement in a batch
I find that it is well suited to back up a variety of devices. The cost is very competitive and the coverage of devices and SaaS platforms is comprehensive. The online admin console is easy to use and clear.
We protect G Suite with Druva. It was super easy to implement and backed up all of our data very quickly.
Fast response time and excellent help. I haven't used it much, but the support was there when I needed it and got my solution quickly.
Feature set, ease of use (end user), ease of administration, and price
Score 10 out of 10
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We are using Druva inSync to backup our Office 365 environment across the whole organization. The business problems does it addresses is the problem of having an on-prem backup solution and deciding on to secure the backup data offsite. It also addresses the all of the backup data is accessible anywhere. So it we have to restore something, we can be anywhere and not have to run into the office every time we need to restore.
  • Cloud-based.
  • Backed by AWS infrastructure.
  • Reasonability priced.
  • Nothing comes to mind at the moment.
A scenario that Druva inSync is well suited for is for companies that are strictly cloud-based. Everything for Druva inSync is in the cloud so no hardware is needed on as well as companies that want to maintain a small on-premise foot print. The fact that you do not need to buy any hardware is awesome!
Druva inSync provides unified data protection across our Microsoft Office 365 environment. It currently protects all of the cloud applications within the Microsoft Office 365 including Exchange, OneDrive, SharePoint, and Microsoft Teams were we have data on all of the applications. It handles the backups with great effectiveness and efficiency. We set it up once and we do not have to change it every time we are someone or something new because we simply back up everything.
Score 10 out of 10
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We use it to back up servers, laptops and PCs. We use as an offsite backup service for all of our clients who are interested in an offsite backups.<br>They provide great service and great support. If we have any problems, questions or seeking an advice pertaining to their services, we hear from them within short period of time. So far we have been extremely happy with everything.
  • Their input on planning or implementation is very valuable to us.
  • Their support is fantastic.
  • If we forget about an inquiry someone from Druva will follow up.
  • We really like their health checks.
  • So far we have no input.
  • Love their Johnny-on-the-spot approach.
  • Solid communicators and they're very patient with new people.
All of our needs have been addressed by Druva staff. If we have a question they are there to answer it. If we have a future plan and don't know if particular service is offered we check with them to see if it's supported or not and so far so good. We recommend Druva services but as long as whoever needs use Maxwill Solutions as Druva reseller.
If we have a sales question, support question or we need help with restoring a server, the Druva team is there to help us. One of our client's server went down due to hardware failure and technician from Druva helped us out and was available to help throughout the entire process.
Because we are happy with the product and the ream that supports it. Can it be improved? Possibly but we yet to find what suggestion we can make to improve Druva solution.
Score 10 out of 10
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We use Druva inSync in different departments. The license assignment is based in the type of information user has.
The problem addressed is to have an alternative to back up secure and trusty, without space limit.
  • Client status report.
  • Delta backup.
  • Policies to filter file types.
  • Some users have problems to query their backed up files and passwords are recovered any time they log in.
  • Sometimes, there are not alerts to indicate that backup is not completed.
  • It is confusing to locate the users and devices inside web console administration. These could be together.
Well: mobile users exposed to loss of their computers or needing to recover old file versions in backup.
Less appropriate: users with limited Internet links.
Score 10 out of 10
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inSync is being used across the organisation to provide daily backups of Office 365 - user mailboxes, SharePoint storage and OneDrive. Since moving to a cloud based solution for our Office requirements, we felt that the backup options provided by the provider were insufficient. inSync provides us with daily backups of our data and this gives us piece-of-mind with regard to our data.
  • Cloud backup.
  • Simple interface.
  • Detailed reporting.
  • Management interface is simple but dated.
  • Reports are very detailed but could do with an executive overview.
We evaluated several solutions for Microsoft 365 backup. inSync provided us the best price/feature option. The setup is fire and forget - simple to do and it just does its job.
We currently protect Microsoft (Office 365) including SharePoint, Exchange, OneDrive and Teams with a minimal amount of setup and little to no interactions required when running.
Data can be retrieved as and when required without fuss or extensive downtime.
Jordan Bulman | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 8 out of 10
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Druva is being used to back up our entire Microsoft 365 solution, various Linux based servers hosted in different locations and we are looking to expand this into our AWS/Azure sites. Druva was simplistic and easy to set up, the support team are always available and the implementation staff are helpful. Implementation took no longer than 1 hour, testing and confirmation took a few days but once working I've never really had to touch Druva again, it just works. Good product will continue using unless prices go up too much. The company is very price driven and Druva are currently have competitive pricing.

Druva is being used by everyone in the business now.
  • Implementation.
  • Low maintenance.
  • Simplistic.
  • Pricing can always be better.
  • More detailed reports when a back-up fails currently not very specific.
Suited for all back-up needs.
Office 365, SharePoint, Exchange & Teams.
Mahipal Waldia | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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We started Druva inSync just before starting the Covid pandemic. Earlier we were using inhouse/over the LAN backup solution and facing difficulties in the case of roaming users. We were looking for a cloud backup solution that should be independent of local resources and in-person involvement. The decision of going with Druva became a real game-changer for us during a pandemic and lockdown.

We are using this application across the organization for critical users and it addresses one of the major issues of data security and backup in case of system crash and flexibility to give data backup to users on any system and anywhere.
  • The Druva Capability to take backup in small packets helped us a lot, especially for roaming users working on low bandwidth and while working remote areas with low bandwidth.
  • Druva backup takes very little memory and system process while taking backup in the background, that was an added advantage for us, especially when we have some other memory-hungry application running on user systems.
  • Centralized backup and restoration capability to any system from a centralized console helped us a lot, especially during pandemics and users working from home.
  • Secure and unattended installation from centralized console helped IT team a lot and saved our time to implementation.
  • Druva has single admin and multi admin option in different versions, but I would like to see multi admin option even from basic version of cloud backup.
  • On premises backup option need to be explore.
  • You can make support more efficient.
Druva Cloud backup is best suited for the organization having roaming users, offices at cluster location having bandwidth issues, and most importantly real-time data backup at the cloud server. This helped any organization if the device gets crashed or stolen or some data corruption happened. In our case, it saved us multiple times during the last two years.
I really find it a bit less appropriate in the case of server/image backup, maybe we have not explored it more, because we are using some other application for that.
We are using Salesforce, Box, Office 365, SharePoint, and Teams but haven't started using them to protect these applications. We are exploring it and in our future plan.
Endpoint data protection is working well for us across the organization.
Score 10 out of 10
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We use Druva Pheonix to backup our VMWare and Hyper-V servers to the cloud for Ransomware protection. It is company-wide. We use it to backup servers of newly acquired companies due to its ease of deployment and use. This solution provides ransomware protection for our server infrastructure due to the inability to run execution files in the backup environment.
  • The speed of backup and recovery to and from the cloud is very fast.
  • Deployment of new agents and proxies is very easy.
  • The granular selection for recovery is as good as I have ever used.
  • Documentation needs improving.
Druva fit into our new data center modeled on VMWare with ease. Deployment of proxies to manage backup and recovery was straightforward. Once deployed, the software detected all our virtual machines and began backing them up. Very little effort to get started. Hyper-V WAS very similar but took a little longer to deploy. Overall, a great experience.
The support is great. They are a little slow in responding to non-critical issues but respond quickly to high-profile issues.
Druva is easy to use once you work with it a bit. I found the portal interface a little hard to navigate at first. There are multiple ways to perform backups and they are stored in different locations. If you don't understand all of this you can make mistakes.
Score 10 out of 10
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We are using Druva to backup all data within the organization. We currently have a mixture of physical and virtual servers and Druva backs up everything. We backup the data twice a day and they are very quick.

Restores are also quick. We can restore one file from within a virtual server, a complete virtual server, SQL database or files from physical server. Druva maintains as many backups as you want. We can restore the first daily backup from two weeks ago if we want. We do a test restores monthly on both physical and virtual servers, we have had no issues.

Interface is easy to understand and navigate.
  • Hands off backups - set it and forget it. notification sent if backup fails.
  • Restores are quick and complete - virtual server can be restored from certain date and time.
  • Would like the ability to delete backups. Over time, the number of backups will use up data limits. For certain servers, would like to be able to delete older backups. If a server has been upgraded and operating, would like to delete backups done before the upgrade to save space.
  • Would like DFA to use texts to phone. Currently DFA sends email with code.
Help protect organization against cyber attack. Local backups are susceptible to deletions/encryption from malicious attack. Online backups are protected. Access to Druva requires DFA, so unauthorized access is difficult.
Contacted support twice, fast response and solved one issue on first contact. Second issue solved on second contact.
Very easy to use. We maintain older hardware to restore files/virtuals if needed. Restoring to a different server is quick and easy.
Paul Sevick | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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Druva inSync is deployed company wide on all our laptops primarily with some limited use on select desktops. It has proven to be a useful product, it's easy to use, deploy and manage. The web based administration console is robust, concise and intuitive interface. We usually just backup the default folders but it's nice to have the option to capture others. The snapshot feature of the backup images is also nice and has saved the day on many occasions.
  • Easy to deploy
  • Customized backup profiles
  • Snapshot based backups
  • Expensive licensing costs
  • Minor client issues
Druva inSync has proven to useful on our mobile field based laptop PC's. These particular users are often out in the field collecting important data and Druva is perfect to assure this data remains safe and protected. We have had laptop PC's dropped, computers stolen, some took a bath in a lake or pond but the data was always safe thanks to Druva.
We don't currently use Druva in the way with the exception of backing up some important Office 365 OneDrive folders via the Druva desktop client.
To be honest we have never had to contact support since we rarely has problems with it. We did have to contact support multiple times when we were trying out their Phoenix product. Support for that product was responsive and thorough, they truly went the extra mile. I can only assume support for Druva would be the same.
Druva is an incredibly easy product to manage and deploy both for administrators and users. The user client is simple and straightforward, the administration console is well laid out, easy to comprehend and understand. Policies are also very nice to give users as much or as little control as you want.
Score 10 out of 10
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We use Druva inSync to protect all Office 365 user accounts in our organization. Druva inSync for Office 365 provides a cost-effective way to backup and restore data from Exchange Online, OneDrive, and Sharepoint/Teams. With Druva inSync, we no longer have to worry about consistently managing and maintaining our Office 365 user backups. The most important feature for us is the ability to quickly restore data from multiple retention sets.
  • Easy to use interface
  • No backup failures
  • Quick set-up
  • We have been using the solution for a few months now. No known areas need improvement.
Druva inSync for Office 365 is a top-tier solution. We reviewed and tested other solutions before landing on Druva. None compared to Druva's cost/feature set.
Score 3 out of 10
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It is used in the Professional Services department and in our R&D department. It has made our enterprise backup very easy and secure.
  • Faster Recovery
  • 50% lower TCO
  • Enterprise backup can be more secure
  • Recovery should be faster
Very usefull to back-up data. Less appropriate for analysis.
The apps we use with Druva inSync are Box, Office 365, Teams. It handles them very effectively.
June 16, 2021

Why Druva ?

Samuel Berhe | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
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It is used by a department and it address critical business problems.
  • Has good speed when back[ing] up.
  • Has a good support team.
  • Has a real time response.
  • Reporting has limited options.
  • Has no option to generate a report [for] a specific property.
We are using Druva for only critical laptops and the application is best suited for all laptops because of its speed [and] consistent back up jobs. There is no intervention needed from IT staff.
Support is available whenever requested.
Because Druva Phoenix has a user friendly interface and no guidance or manual is needed. It is just straight forward.
June 12, 2021

Druva

Score 9 out of 10
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It's being used across the globe. It is backing up all the users' data including the endpoint data. It has saved us many times during a disaster recovery as well.
  • Quick response from tech team
  • Instant backup and recovery
  • Easy console
  • User friendly
  • Provides cache server to lower the bandwidth burden
  • The admin console being opened on a mobile is awful, doesn't respond at all
The best scenario for Druva inSync to be used by us was during various disaster recoveries.
June 09, 2021

Druva inSync review

Pawan Satyawali | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
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We use it for all of our mobile users who carry a laptop and few desktop users as well. It's our only and default standard for client backup.
  • Simple to set up and use.
  • Secure.
  • Dedupe.
  • Self service for restoration.
  • Great templates for customisation.
It's a great tool. On top of Gartner magic quadrant. Very cost effective, simple and very quick to deploy. SaaS based yet extremely secure. Onboarding can be completely automated. No touch deployment. Great reporting and analytics.
O365, One Drive, GDrive