Rubrik Questions

Edward Bentley - PeerSpot reviewer
Edward Bentley
Manager at Prince George's Community College

Hi community,

I've shortlisted two Backup and Recovery products and would like to determine which one to purchase. Which of the following products will be your choice: Cohesity DataProtect or Rubrik? Why?

Thanks for your help!

Martin Mash - PeerSpot reviewer
Martin MashWe went with Rubrik based on our needs.   We wanted on-prem backup with the… more »
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Netanya Carmi - PeerSpot reviewer
Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Why?

Dovid Gelber - PeerSpot reviewer
Dovid GelberVeeam Backup & Replication provides an easy-to-set-up solution to the issue of… more »
AlanFink - PeerSpot reviewer
AlanFinkI would choose Untrends all day long as it provides fully automated DR testing… more »
2 Answers
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Hi, One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is EMC Data Domain vs Rubrik. People like you are trying to decide which one is best for their company. Can you help them out? What is the biggest difference between EMC Data Domain and Rubrik? Which of these two solutions would you...
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NeilMistry - PeerSpot reviewer
NeilMistryThe biggest difference is Rubrik has native software and hardware on one… more »
Steffan Rhoads - PeerSpot reviewer
Steffan RhoadsAs Neil Mistry said, they are quite different products: Rubrik is a complete… more »
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Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is Rubrik vs Veeam. People like you are trying to decide which one is best for their company. Can you help them out? What is the biggest difference between Rubrik and Veeam Backup & Replication? Which of these two solutions would you...
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reviewer357684 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer357684When comparing Rubrik with Veeam, it is important to understand their stated… more »
reviewer550881 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer550881Common misconceptions from Rubrik: Sometimes, Rubrik makes inaccurate or… more »
Rickson Indra - PeerSpot reviewer
Rickson Indra1. Mainly Rubrik Cloud Data Management is in the form of appliance so customers… more »
5 Answers
it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Jul 02 2022

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Rubrik, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Jul 02 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Rubrik?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Jul 02 2022

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jul 02 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Rubrik.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Jul 02 2022

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Backup and Recovery Software Questions
Ratnodeep Roy - PeerSpot reviewer
Ratnodeep Roy
consultant at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
Aug 03 2022

Hi peers,

Are you aware of a backup and recovery solution that can backup Azure machines to its own (dedicated) cloud, outside Azure?

Thanks.

Mostafa Atrash - PeerSpot reviewer
Mostafa AtrashI once used Commvault. It can cross-backup and restore on a variety of platforms… more »
RandeepPawar - PeerSpot reviewer
RandeepPawarWe have given Acronis Cyber Cloud Solution to most of our clients since it has… more »
Kumar Saurav - PeerSpot reviewer
Kumar SauravHi @Ratnodeep Roy, As you are interested to know "backup and recovery solution… more »
4 Answers
Amin Anwar - PeerSpot reviewer
Amin Anwar
Sr. Technical Support Engineer at Veritas Partner
Jul 27 2022

Hi community,

In your opinion, which Backup and Recovery solution does provide the best Copy Data Management (CDM)/virtual copy of a database. 

Why? Please share any relevant references about it.

Thanks.

Evgeny Belenky - PeerSpot reviewer
Evgeny Belenky
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jul 25 2022

Hi peers,

Can you share with the community 2-3 top pain points you've been experiencing during the Backup & Recovery solution purchase?

How have you been able to overcome them, if at all?

Thanks for sharing your knowledge with the PeerSpot community.

Martin Mash - PeerSpot reviewer
Martin Mash1. Determine if your needs are on-prem, cloud, hybrid, etc. as not all solutions… more »
reviewer1766661 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer17666611. To get the businesses requirements RPO/RTO, offsite DR location 2. To get… more »
Tim Lenz - PeerSpot reviewer
Tim LenzI think @Martin Mash ​gave the overall concerns and another good question was… more »
6 Answers
Kaushlendra Singh - PeerSpot reviewer
Kaushlendra Singh
Manager - IT Infrastructure and Network at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jul 25 2022

Hi community,

We have a Disaster Recovery (DR) site. We would like to improve our traffic shaping and optimize the bandwidth for a smooth operation between the user-side and the DR one. 

Which device (or a technique) can help?

 Thank you for the help.

Darshil Sanghvi - PeerSpot reviewer
Darshil SanghviHello @Kaushlendra Singh,  I would suggest SD-WAN as the best suitable… more »
2 Answers
Oliver Chitsamatanga - PeerSpot reviewer
Oliver Chitsamatanga
IT at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Jun 28 2022

Hello community,

I work at a tech. services company and I would like to understand the pros and cons of an on-premise solution vs a cloud-hosted one (i.e., outsourcing).

My use case is 1000 users. 

Thanks for the help.

Steffen Hornung - PeerSpot reviewer
Steffen Hornung@Oliver Chitsamatanga, ​ The correct answer: it depends. But firstly, let's… more »
5 Answers
A Anderson - PeerSpot reviewer
A Anderson
User at Walmart
Jun 26 2022

Hi peers,

I am looking for your recommendations for a good solution for a Linux-based system. I'm planning to use it for Linux image backups in the IT department (2 nodes). 

What would you advise?

Thank you. 

Marc Staimer - PeerSpot reviewer
Marc StaimerYour question requires qualification. Image backups are the bare minimum… more »
7 Answers
Evgeny Belenky - PeerSpot reviewer
Evgeny Belenky
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 02 2022

Hi community,

What top trends do you predict about Backup software/solutions for 2022?

reviewer1766661 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1766661- Airgap protections. -It's Important that cyber and ransomware protection is… more »
reviewer1191597 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1191597IMO, Backup will get one of the cornerstones of cyber resiliency.  So only… more »
Ahmet Keçeciler - PeerSpot reviewer
Ahmet KeçecilerI think the top topic about backups for 2022 and later will be the Ransomware… more »
5 Answers
Evgeny Belenky - PeerSpot reviewer
Evgeny Belenky
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 10 2022
Hi infosec professionals, We all know how security terms can be confusing and there are permanent discussions between professionals about simple ones. How would you describe the difference between cyber resilience and business continuity?  How do you achieve each of them?
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VladanKojanic - PeerSpot reviewer
VladanKojanicIt's simple: cyber resilience is the ability to prepare for, respond to and… more »
AlanFink - PeerSpot reviewer
AlanFinkGeneric terms are always open to interpretation. My belief is that Cyber (crime)… more »
Jairo Willian Pereira - PeerSpot reviewer
Jairo Willian PereiraBoth have the same purpose but not the same scope.  Ensuring CR does not… more »
6 Answers
Alejandro Paydón - PeerSpot reviewer
Alejandro Paydón
Project Manager Officer at a tech services company
Hi community members, Are you aware of and can recommend any decent tool to automate DRP?  *Some organizations still have their own data center and back applications reside there. 
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Giovanni Golinelli - PeerSpot reviewer
Giovanni Golinelli
Presales Manager, Hybrid IT Architect at Netmind

Hi,

I'm looking for a piece of advice. Does anyone have experience on how to "backup" Isilon (Dell EMC PowerScale (Isilon)) content with Veeam Backup & Replication or an alternative tool?

Thanks!

SimonClark - PeerSpot reviewer
SimonClarkThere are a number of alternative cloud solutions available e.g. Druva… more »
JohnBowling - PeerSpot reviewer
JohnBowlingAssuming you want to keep the data within the datacenter, there are a few… more »
CvanderH - PeerSpot reviewer
CvanderHI have no experience with Dell EMC PowerScale though I do know that it is… more »
5 Answers
Alaa  Alkhatari - PeerSpot reviewer
Alaa Alkhatari
Engineer at a financial services firm with 201-500 employees

Hi community members,

I'm looking for the best backup solution for Sybase ASE 15.5. We should be able to perform both incremental and full backup. 

I appreciate your help.

Syed Abid Hussain - PeerSpot reviewer
Syed Abid HussainAs a Market leader Netbackup provides a heterogeneous backup solution for… more »
5 Answers
Evgeny Belenky - PeerSpot reviewer
Evgeny Belenky
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Colonial Pipeline has confirmed it paid a $4.4m (£3.1m) ransom, according to BBC. Earlier this month, Hugh has written about it in this article: The Colonial Pipeline Ransomware Attack: Preventing the Next Cybercrime Disruption of Critical Infrastructure.  Dear community, let's share your p...
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ITSecuri7cfd - PeerSpot reviewer
ITSecuri7cfdAt minimum, do the basics. Patch or mitigate vulnerabilities by isolating the… more »
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Shashi  Ranjan - PeerSpot reviewer
Shashi Ranjan
User at Zirca Digital Solutions Pvt

Hi,

I'm preparing a technical comparison between Veritas NetBackup BMR and Acronis Backup for our Leadership team. Specifically, I need an in-detail & point-wise description of the Acronis Backup solution.

My setup: ~150 systems.

Thank you in advance!

Syed Abid Hussain - PeerSpot reviewer
Syed Abid HussainTechnically NetBackup is a more reliable and comprehensive product as compare to… more »
Javier_Gonzalez - PeerSpot reviewer
Javier_GonzalezHi Shashi, NetBackup is an enterprise tool and Acronis is for private/small… more »
6 Answers
Ivan Monnier - PeerSpot reviewer
Ivan Monnier
Infrastructure Analyst at Whirlpool Corporation
Sep 03 2022

What is the best backup solution for a hybrid environment (VMware/AWS/GCP)?

SimonClark - PeerSpot reviewer
SimonClarkEveryone has recommended good reliable solutions, Rubrik, Veeam, Druva would be… more »
Steffen Hornung - PeerSpot reviewer
Steffen HornungOk, since you want talk with us, here is my recommendation: Rubrik. Install it… more »
Chris Childerhose - PeerSpot reviewer
Chris ChilderhoseIf you are looking for a solution for a hybrid environment that covers the… more »
28 Answers
Rony_Sklar - PeerSpot reviewer
Rony_Sklar
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Why should businesses prioritize having a disaster recovery solution?  Do you have some real life examples of cases where disaster recovery was not in place, and what the ramifications were to the business? And vice-versa - what are some examples of cases where disaster recovery proved vital and...
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JohannFLEURY - PeerSpot reviewer
JohannFLEURYI’ve been working for big agro-company and multi-site for our different kinds of… more »
Zied Chelbi - PeerSpot reviewer
Zied Chelbidisaster recovery plan (DPR) is a set of “action to be taken before during and… more »
Shrijendra Shakya - PeerSpot reviewer
Shrijendra ShakyaI am in the business of Disaster Recovery and have been providing DRAAS with one… more »
9 Answers
Rony_Sklar - PeerSpot reviewer
Rony_Sklar
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

What are the most important considerations when selecting backup and recovery software for your business, particularly for cloud-based solutions? 

What tips can you share for making the process of selecting backup and recovery software easier?

SimonClark - PeerSpot reviewer
SimonClarkCloud based backup and storage is the way to proceed in most cases, thus… more »
Mahdi Bahmani - PeerSpot reviewer
Mahdi BahmaniOn the one hand, A backup solution is part of a bigger one which is named… more »
reviewer1352379 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1352379SimonClark did an awesome job of outlining considerations that should be… more »
3 Answers
Rony_Sklar - PeerSpot reviewer
Rony_Sklar
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
What are the best ways to back up SAN? Do you have any recommendations for efficient, secure backup options?
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Eliajh Johnson - PeerSpot reviewer
Eliajh JohnsonI have some good experience supplying Arcserve. The SAN Option enables Arcserve… more »
Paresh Makwana - PeerSpot reviewer
Paresh MakwanaThere are many ways to BAckup SAN, its all depend on your company policy and… more »
5 Answers
Mark Donnelly - PeerSpot reviewer
Mark Donnelly
User
I am researching Backup and Recovery software. I am interested in Acronis. How does it compare to VEEAM and Azure?
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Mohamed Eltoukhy - PeerSpot reviewer
Mohamed EltoukhyAcronis: -Modern mobile-enabled web interface -Touch-friendly, works on… more »
it_user1341348 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user1341348This comparison is going to be short and sweet. Azure is ok but if you use… more »
reviewer1243038 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1243038Veeam is a leader. Acronis is a niche player. Veeam is integrated with most… more »
9 Answers
Rony_Sklar - PeerSpot reviewer
Rony_Sklar
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 05 2022

Office 365 has built-in backup functionality, but some people recommend having a third-party backup. Is this necessary, and what solutions do you recommend for this?

Darrin Leboeuf - PeerSpot reviewer
Darrin LeboeufWe use a third party. AvePoint Backup for O365 & Dynamics 365. We evaluated… more »
Rupert Laslett - PeerSpot reviewer
Rupert LaslettDue to Microsoft's 'shared responsibility' model, it is absolutely necessary to… more »
TonyKerr - PeerSpot reviewer
TonyKerrIn regards to Backups for 365, It all depends on backup costings licenses and… more »
31 Answers
Todd Brandt - PeerSpot reviewer
Todd Brandt
President at TechPlanet
Hi peers, I work as the president of a tech consulting company with 51-200 employees.  We are researching backup and recovery software. I am looking for more information regarding Infrascale and other options that provide: DRaaS + Failover for Windows Linux (SUSE) virtuals running in VMware...
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ValereFEUGWANG - PeerSpot reviewer
ValereFEUGWANGIt depends on the features you are seeking. There are many solutions that I can… more »
LaveTyagi - PeerSpot reviewer
LaveTyagiAtempo Time Navigator
Rostislav Pilka - PeerSpot reviewer
Rostislav PilkaVeeam or Commvault. Veeam can be a bit easier to implement and administer… more »
17 Answers
David Thompson - PeerSpot reviewer
David Thompson
User at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
What is the best Backup for super-duper (100Gbps) fast read and write with hardware encryption?
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Vuong Doan - PeerSpot reviewer
Vuong DoanThe backup speed depends on: - number of concurrent I/O streams - data type -… more »
John Askew - PeerSpot reviewer
John AskewI would suggest Veeam with the underlying storage being provided by a Pure… more »
reviewer1053252 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1053252There is no such thing as best "anything" let alone backups. There are plenty of… more »
25 Answers
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
There's a lot of vendor hype about backup and recovery solutions. It's an important decision and you don't want to recommend the wrong software for your business. What questions should someone ask before purchasing backup and recovery? Help your peers ask the right questions so that they'll mak...
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it_user896064 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user896064Backup software can be divided into two groups; file-level backups and… more »
1 Answer
it_user784818 - PeerSpot reviewer
consultant architect oracle hyperion EPM at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

How does one restart a DPX agent under Linux?

reviewer603831 - PeerSpot reviewer
Technical Consultant at a tech services company with 11-50 employees

I am evaluating Parablue backup software as a backup solution. How easy and compatible is it with operating systems? Is anyone currently using this software? How does it compare to other backup software?


it_user735468 - PeerSpot reviewer
IT Operations Manager with 1,001-5,000 employees
Looking for an opensource backup solution. Currently using R1Soft and have major issues.  We need the software to work with OVM, Linux, Windows, Sql server, Exchange, and Sharepoint.  We also need bare metal recovery functionality.
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Martin Mash - PeerSpot reviewer
Martin MashIn my opinion, there should be no expense spared for protecting the companies… more »
Tomas-Dalebjörk - PeerSpot reviewer
Tomas-DalebjörkIf you want an opensource application than there are severals, Amanda for… more »
it_user545196 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user545196Check out Atempo Time Navigator. I have had R1Soft, BakBone, ArcServe and… more »
41 Answers
it_user707532 - PeerSpot reviewer
IT Infrastructure Engineer at a tech services company

What would you recommend for monitoring IBM Spectrum, other than OC?

it_user216081 - PeerSpot reviewer
User

When I try to backup to tape I get this error: Media family not found (mediaFamilyID:).

I have found nothing on the web to fix this problem.

Any ideas what might be causing this?

it_user682530 - PeerSpot reviewer
Officer with 1,001-5,000 employees

How can Acronis Backup be supported by ISO 27001 Compliance?

Thanks and best regards,

Carmine Pezzella

it_user571875 - PeerSpot reviewer
User

I'm looking for a breakdown of the major differences between these Backup and Disaster Recovery Solutions:

1. Arcserve UDP

2. Acronis Backup

3. Veeam Backup 

4. VMware vDPA

it_user102333 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user102333Comparing the features of the four is not the right approach. You need to… more »
it_user365805 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user365805The field about Backup is very big , I am a partner from Acronis , and Acronis… more »
it_user130935 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user130935I second Kevin's remark. It is almost impossible to compare various backup… more »
7 Answers
it_user531543 - PeerSpot reviewer
User at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees

We have multiple DC's with 3 different backup solutions (CommVault, EMC NetWorker, vRanger). 

Which solution is best for backup/restore features and which is most cost effective?

it_user531543 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user531543Thanks guys for the feedback. My personal view is to go with Commvault and… more »
Morenwyn Siobhan Ellis - PeerSpot reviewer
Morenwyn Siobhan EllisYour question doesn't provide enough information to give you a qualified answer… more »
18 Answers
it_user370497 - PeerSpot reviewer
Director of Operations at Armada Cloud
One of our clients was hit by the Locky (https://nakedsecurity.sophos.c...) strain of ransomware and had over 107,000 files scrambled and encrypted. Fortunately, since they've implemented a solid backup and recovery plan with us, we were able to get them up and running that afternoon without shel...
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it_user540687 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user540687Interesting, can you provide more info on this scenario? Been seeing a lot of… more »
it_user370497 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user370497Sure, we have a blog post about this published on our site… more »
4 Answers
it_user418167 - PeerSpot reviewer
User

I'm looking for expert advise as my company is considering several backup solutions:

- Veeam

- Dell AppAssure 

- ShadowProtect

We're in the final stage of making a decision. Could you please advise? [Pros, Cons, Other items to consider]

Sami Ventriglia - PeerSpot reviewer
Sami VentrigliaHello, full disclosure, my background is on the consultant side... I've only had… more »
it_user86340 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user86340Well before deciding the backup solution for your environment, you have to… more »
it_user332070 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user332070We have been selling primarily VEEAM for multi-vendor backup platforms… more »
43 Answers
it_user325755 - PeerSpot reviewer
Information Technology Bureau Deputy Director at a government with 1,001-5,000 employees

Having a Business Continuity Recovery Solution is a tough job. Many details to take care of and many technology experts are involved in a large organization. Is there any best strategy to develop and maintain the BCRS up to date?

it_user269592 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user269592Hi Tomas, With BC&RS you will have as many possible solutions as you have… more »
it_user107649 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user107649Hi, Let me begin with this. BCRS has two parts to it - Biz Continuity &… more »
it_user209301 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user2093011) It is always a best practice keep the critical backup in a system apart from… more »
30 Answers
Ariel Lindenfeld - PeerSpot reviewer
Ariel Lindenfeld
Sr. Director of Community
PeerSpot
Jul 19 2022

If you've created or used an RFP template for Backup Solutions, please share it with the community to helps others.

it_user156372 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user156372http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Data-Storage/Backup-Solutions-Sample-RFP ?
11 Answers
Ariel Lindenfeld - PeerSpot reviewer
Ariel Lindenfeld
Sr. Director of Community
PeerSpot
Aug 08 2022

Hi peers,

There's a lot of vendor hype about enterprise backup and recovery software. What's really important to look for in a solution?

Let the community know what you think. Share your opinions now!

Tomas-Dalebjörk - PeerSpot reviewer
Tomas-DalebjörkThere are several things to consider: The ability to have the flexibility to… more »
Raul Garcia - PeerSpot reviewer
Raul GarciaThey are several aspects; 1) The frequency with which you need the backup… more »
Thang Le Toan (Victory Lee) - PeerSpot reviewer
Thang Le Toan (Victory Lee)1. Data integrity (e.g., fast recovery capability, scheduling backups of the… more »
151 Answers
Avigail Sugarman - PeerSpot reviewer
Avigail Sugarman
Community Manager at PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Recently Veeam announced the release of their new Veeam Availability Suite -- the bundling of of their Backup and Replication product with their One virtualization management product. Any users have experience with Veeam Backup Solutions? Have you had positive experiences with them? What about ot...
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it_user7077 - PeerSpot reviewer
BI Expert at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees

If you've implemented or evaluated these solutions, why did you chose one over the other?