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Dell PowerProtect Data Manager is #10 ranked solution in top Deduplication Software and #43 ranked solution in best Backup and Recovery Software. PeerSpot users give Dell PowerProtect Data Manager an average rating of 8 out of 10. Dell PowerProtect Data Manager is most commonly compared to Dell Avamar: Dell PowerProtect Data Manager vs Dell Avamar. Dell PowerProtect Data Manager is popular among the large enterprise segment, accounting for 69% of users researching this solution on PeerSpot. The top industry researching this solution are professionals from a computer software company, accounting for 31% of all views.
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What is Dell PowerProtect Data Manager?

PowerProtect Data Manager offers efficient data protection capabilities leveraging the latest evolution of Dell trusted protection storage architecture.

With operational simplicity, agility and flexibility at its core, PowerProtect Data Manager enables the protection, management and recovery of data in on-premises, virtualized and cloud deployments, including protection of in-cloud workloads. You can also protect cloud-native workloads across multiple public clouds via our integrated SaaS based PowerProtect Cloud Snapshot Manager.

Modernize how you protect your VMware virtual machines using Transparent Snapshots. Transparent Snapshots simplifies VM image backups for near-zero impact to your VMs or VM resources – and it works with any VMware supported storage. Transparent Snapshots innovation increases backup performance, lowers costs and simplifies management and reduces the risk of data loss.

Streamline data protection directly for applications or Kubernetes containers to Dell PowerProtect appliances and reduce application resource constraints.

Increase business resiliency with PowerProtect Cyber Recovery capabilities to rapidly recover from cyber incidents.

Modular design allows agile delivery of new features and updates. Rapidly evolve to meet future IT demands.

  • Software defined: Provide flexible data protection and compliance across applications and cloud-native IT environments
  • Multi-cloud optimized: Extend protection to the cloud with backup to cloud, backup in-cloud, long term retention and cloud disaster recovery
  • Self-service: Backup and restore directly from native applications
  • Cloud-Based Monitoring and Analytics: Telemetry, machine learning and predictive analytics to proactively take action and speed time to resolution



Reviews from Real Users

“We keep an eye on the future, and we are confident that PowerProtect Data Manager and PowerProtect DD series appliances will support our transformation project. Both products are continuously evolving and will cover our future needs, including using the cloud for data protection.” – Dimitris Mavromichalis, IT Deputy Manager at National Bank of Greece

“PowerProtect Data Manager combined with PowerProtect appliances – that’s cutting edge. That’s world leading as far as we’re concerned.” – Drew Hills, Infrastructure Analyst at USC Australia

““Most of my wish list came true with the PowerProtect Data Manager plugin for vSphere, which provides perfect integration with vCenter.” – Dave Chapman, Senior Technician at PSC Publishing

Dell PowerProtect Data Manager was previously known as PowerProtect, Dell EMC PowerProtect.

Dell PowerProtect Data Manager Customers

National Bank of Greece, USC Australia, PCS Publishing, Dell Digital IT, Rushmore Electric, Melanson Health, Arrow Electronics

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Dell PowerProtect Data Manager Pricing Advice

What users are saying about Dell PowerProtect Data Manager pricing:
  • "The price of Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager is reasonable."
  • "We offer monthly or yearly subscriptions. The price could be cheaper."
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    • "Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager is user-friendly and easy to use. it does what it needs to do."
    • "The Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager reports could improve. There should be different kinds of reports on failures, such as dashboards that we can submit to top management or auditors."

    What is our primary use case?

    We are using Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager to back up our customer's VMware environmental data domain.

    How has it helped my organization?

    Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager is a good cost-effective tool to back up your infrastructure and restore the data when needed. We can also integrate it with the cloud.

    What is most valuable?

    Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager is user-friendly and easy to use. it does what it needs to do.

    What needs improvement?

    The Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager reports could improve. There should be different kinds of reports on failures, such as dashboards that we can submit to top management or auditors.
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    For how long have I used the solution?

    I have been using Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager for approximately three years.

    What do I think about the stability of the solution?

    I have found the solution to be stable.

    What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

    Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager is scalable.

    How are customer service and support?

    The technical support is okay but they can work on the response time. The last time we had an issue it took a while to receive the proper support.

    How was the initial setup?

    The initial setup is easy.

    What about the implementation team?

    We have a team of engineers that did the implementation of the solution. We did not need to involve the engineers of Dell.

    What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

    The price of Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager is reasonable.

    What other advice do I have?

    I rate Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager an eight out of ten.

    Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

    On-premises
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    Is the perfect solution for virtual and container directives
    Pros and Cons
    • "It's the perfect solution for virtual and container directives. The data reduction feature works well, and we haven't had any issues."
    • "You need to use additional software to back up entire environments. It will be good if they could support entire tape libraries."

    What is our primary use case?

    We use it for virtual environments and those using boutique managed products.

    What is most valuable?

    It's the perfect solution for virtual and container directives.

    The data reduction feature works well, and we haven't had any issues.

    What needs improvement?

    You need to use additional software to back up entire environments. It will be good if they could support entire tape libraries.

    If the duplication feature is added to Dell PowerProtect Data Manager, it will be very useful for virtual environments.

    For how long have I used the solution?

    We have been working with this solution for about two to three years. It's a cloud solution.

    What do I think about the stability of the solution?

    It's a stable product.

    What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

    It is a scalable solution.

    How are customer service and support?

    From my perspective as a vendor, the technical support has been fine.

    How was the initial setup?

    The initial setup is straightforward and takes 15 to 30 minutes to complete.

    For the deployment and maintenance, one person is enough.

    What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

    We offer monthly or yearly subscriptions. The price could be cheaper.

    What other advice do I have?

    I recommend Dell PowerProtect Data Manager to a lot of customers and would give a rating of eight out of ten.

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