Remote Restores FTW!
Ron Jacquez | TrustRadius Reviewer
July 24, 2020

Remote Restores FTW!

Score 10 out of 10
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Overall Satisfaction with Druva inSync

We currently use inSync to backup all user devices in our organization. With the entire organization still on a work from home order due to COVID-19, inSync has been a key asset in protecting user data. When a user experiences a hardware failure, replacing the laptop is a breeze. Simply send the replacement laptop, have the user sign into the inSync client, remotely kick-off a restore using the admin console, and watch their data appear - like magic! This has saved our team countless times already.
  • Simple LDAP configuration for importing users and using a seamless SSO process.
  • Remote restores via the admin console are a life saver!
  • Activity monitor gives you a holistic view into the backups and restores in progress.
  • Better tracking in the activity monitor.
  • A little less expensive to add the backup of cloud services.
  • Restore as another user when logged-in as an admin (not just download their content).
  • User-Data protection while all users are remote is priceless.
  • Backup of software databases.
  • Synchronization across multiple laptops
We only trialed the backup of GSuite apps. However, we found the price of keeping the extra set of an already cloud-based platform wasn't worth the investment at the team. We will re-evaluate this in the coming year.
inSync has allowed us to 'preserve' a user's data who is currently going through a legal process. Having this data intact is helpful to the organization.
We found the control provided by the Admin console for all of our users was more intuitive in Druva inSync. We also like the support for 'snapshots' of a user's data.
Implementation and rollout was completed in 2 weeks.

Do you think Druva inSync delivers good value for the price?

Yes

Are you happy with Druva inSync's feature set?

Yes

Did Druva inSync live up to sales and marketing promises?

Yes

Did implementation of Druva inSync go as expected?

Yes

Would you buy Druva inSync again?

Yes

As mentioned, replacing hardware for a remote user is a much simpler process now due to remote restores via the admin console. You can also use Druva inSync to backup your Google Drive data, which can be a little expensive, but it's nice to have the extra set of data, especially for compliance reasons.