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Cloud Backup: Which solution is best?

PeerSpot users review the highest rated solutions in the cloud backup market

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Today, many businesses are struggling with complex data management, time-consuming, manual backups, and expensive hardware upgrades. And, with ever increasing security threats and an evolving compliance landscape, there has never been a better time to reassess traditional data management strategies. This reassessment is leading numerous organisations to cloud backup solutions and the benefits they can offer.

Over 540,000 professionals have used PeerSpot research to inform their purchasing decisions. Its latest paper looks at the highest rated Cloud Backup vendors, profiling each and examining what they can offer enterprise.

Here’s a breakdown of the key players currently active in the market:

Acronis Backup

Average Rating: 8.1

Top Comparison: Veeam Backup & Replication

Overview: The world’s easiest and fastest backup solution for all enterprise data, whether it is located on premises, in remote systems, in private and public clouds, or on mobile devices.

Cohesity DataProtect

Average Rating: 8.9

Top Comparison: Rubrik

Overview: A top-level, sophisticated, software-defined backup and recovery solution created for cloud environments. The solution is made to hyperscale and is one the most thorough policy-based protection solutions available on the market today.

Commvault Complete Data Protection

Average Rating: 8.4

Top Comparison: Veeam Backup & Replication

Overview: A data protection and information management solution that runs on a single platform with a unified code base. It enables companies worldwide to protect, access, and use all their data, anywhere and anytime.


Average Rating: 9.6

Top Comparison: Veeam Backup for Office 365

Overview: A flexible, durable SaaS product that integrates effectively with most of today’s popular solutions, such as Microsoft, Google, AWS, Oracle, Splunk, VMware, and more. It successfully achieves enterprise-grade cutting-edge data protection made effortless as a SaaS solution.


Average Rating: 8.9

Top Comparison: Panzura

Overview: A cloud-native replacement for traditional network-attached storage (NAS) and file server infrastructure, but with many more advanced capabilities.

NetApp Cloud Volumes ONTAP

Average Rating:  8.8

Top Comparison: Azure NetApp Files

Overview: Delivers secure, proven storage management services and supports up to a capacity of 368TB. Its software service supports various use cases, such as: File shares and block-level storage serving NAS (NFS, SMB / CIFS) and SAN (iSCSI) Disaster Recovery, Backup, and Archive DevOps Databases (SQL, Oracle, NoSQL) Cloud Volumes ONTAP.

N-able Cove Data Protection

Average Rating: 9.4

Top Comparison: Veeam Backup & Replication

Overview: Offers backup, disaster recovery, and archiving for the cloud-first world. It helps organisations to protect servers, workstations and Microsoft 365 with efficient data protection as a service.


Average Rating: 9.1

Top Comparison: Cohesity DataProtect

Overview: A backup and recovery solution that can be used as a converged data management platform for physical, virtual, and hybrid environments. The solution works to protect data and applications from ransomware, operational failures, and rogue employees.

Veeam Backup & Replication

Average Rating: 8.5

Top Comparison: Rubrik

Overview: A reliable backup and recovery software tool that is designed to help organisations back up, restore, and replicate data on virtual machines (VMs).


Average Rating: 9.1

Top Comparison: Veeam Backup & Replication

Overview: Uses advanced hybrid cloud IT technologies to recover and protect business-critical applications in on-premises and cloud environments, enabling them to deliver continuous service without compromising security.

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