"The solution is highly stable."
"Overall IBM ProtectTIER is a great solution. It is easy to use."
"The most valuable feature involves VMware Instant Recovery, which allows one to do restoration within seconds."
"The reporting is very good compared to other tools."
"I can confidently say that I have managed more than 30 or 50 appliances over different time periods, and yet I never had a single hardware failure."
"The initial setup gets easier the more you do it."
"It is easy to use and the performance is good."
"The policy-based backup feature is very helpful."
"NetBackup Appliance's most valuable feature is the duplication encryption standard feature."
"The solution uses minimal resources."
"IBM ProtectTIER could improve by being more user-friendly."
"The reporting feature can be improved."
"It could be better integrated with other platforms."
"NetBackup Appliance's pricing is reasonable, but it could be lower."
"In terms of implementing the solution, it's quite technical. You need to be knowledgable in order to pull off a successful deployment."
"Veritas NetBackup would benefit from better explained error codes."
"Feature-wise, it is quite good, but it is very costly. Its price has gone up quite significantly over the years, and that makes people like us look at alternatives."
"The configuration can sometimes be tricky during implementation."
"It's an expensive solution."
IBM TS7650G ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateway is designed to meet the disk-based data protection needs of the enterprise data center while enabling significant infrastructure cost reductions. The solution offers industry-leading inline deduplication performance and scalability up to 1 petabyte (PB) of physical storage capacity per system, and can provide up to 25 PB or more backup storage capacity. Combined with IBM or third-party storage, TS7650G ProtecTIER Deduplication Gateway provides a powerful disk-based repository to improve the performance, retention and availability of backup and archive data in a small footprint for energy and cost efficiency.
IBM ProtectTIER is ranked 52nd in Backup and Recovery Software with 2 reviews while Veritas NetBackup Appliance is ranked 19th in Backup and Recovery Software with 18 reviews. IBM ProtectTIER is rated 0.0, while Veritas NetBackup Appliance is rated 7.4. The top reviewer of IBM ProtectTIER writes "Scalable, beneficial automatic workload transfer, and highly stable". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Veritas NetBackup Appliance writes "Combines two solutions for use of our backup environment". IBM ProtectTIER is most compared with Dell PowerProtect DD (Data Domain), HPE StoreOnce, Rubrik, IBM Spectrum Protect Plus and ExaGrid EX Series, whereas Veritas NetBackup Appliance is most compared with DD Boost, Dell PowerProtect DD (Data Domain), HPE StoreOnce, Veritas NetBackup and ExaGrid EX Series. See our IBM ProtectTIER vs. Veritas NetBackup Appliance report.
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