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Code42 Software, Inc. Code42 versus Vendor D Comparison of Windows 10 Single Client Restore

Document number: 218109
Release Date: 03 Feb 2018

Cloud-based endpoint backup protects business users’ laptop and desktop data by providing offsite data storage that both conserves resources and protects against loss or breach due to disasters at the customer site.

Code42 commissioned Tolly to evaluate various aspects of its real-time data recovery solution and compare the results to the speeds offered by “Vendor D” - another popular cloud-backup provider. This test included benchmarking the throughput performance when restoring data. The multiple rounds of testing evaluated the restore performance of a single client retrieving different types of data during normal business hours.

The results show that the Code42 solution provided consistently faster restores of all data types tested.
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Symantec Corporation Symantec Backup Exec™ 2014 與 Symantec Backup Exec™ 2010 相較的效能評估

Document number: 214133ZT
Release Date: 04 Feb 2015

透過重複資料刪除功能將備份作業最佳化並減少後端儲存量,不僅可以取得立竿見影的效果,更能獲得持久長遠的益處。賽門鐵克在 Backup Exec 上的持續開發和投資,不但提升了效能,也改善了運作效率。賽門鐵克委託 Tolly 對 Symantec Backup Exec 2014 進行效能評析,並與前一版本 (Symantec Backup Exec 2010) 在重要效能評析上加以比較。測試包括 Windows 實體和虛擬伺服器的初始備份與增量備份,以及 Microsoft Exchange 2010 和 Microsoft SQL Server 2012 的特殊應用程式環境。此外,測試還評估了虛擬化環境中至關重要的重複資料刪除功能。

測試顯示,從時間和儲存最佳化方面來看,短期的升級作業可提升運作效率,帶來長期的效益。
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Symantec Corporation Symantec Backup Exec™ 2014 与 Symantec Backup Exec™ 2010 的性能对比评估

Document number: 214133ZH
Release Date: 04 Feb 2015

通过重复数据删除功能可以优化备份操作并减少后端存储空 间,而且由此带来的效果不仅立竿见影,更是持久长远。赛门 铁克在 Backup Exec 上的持续开发和投资获得了回报,Backup Exec 的备份性能已大大提升,而且操作效率也得到极大改善。 赛门铁克委托 Tolly 公司使用基准程序测试了 Symantec Backup Exec 2014,并将其与先前版本 Symantec Backup Exec 2010 进行关 键性能对比。测试涵盖对 Windows 物理和虚拟服务器以及 Microsoft Exchange 2010 和 Microsoft SQL Server 2012 专业化应用环 境进行初始备份和增量备份。此外,测试还评估了在虚拟化环 境中至关重要的重复数据删除功能。

测试显示,从时间和存储优化角度来看,短期升级工作带来了 长期效益:极大提升了操作效率。
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Symantec Corporation Symantec Backup Exec™ 2014 Symantec Backup Exec™ 2010 とのパフォーマンス比較

Document number: 214133JP
Release Date: 04 Feb 2015

バックアップ処理の最適化と重複排除を行うことでバックエン ドストレージを削減すると、即時的にも長期的にもメリットが 得られます。シマンテックでは、Backup Exec に継続的に投資して 開発を進めており、その結果パフォーマンスが向上し、運用効 率が改善しています。今回、Symantec Backup Exec 2014 のベンチ マーク調査を Tolly 社に委託し、主なパフォーマンスベンチマー クについて先行バージョンである Symantec Backup Exec 2010 との 比較を行いました。テストでは、Windows の物理サーバーと仮想 サーバー、さらに Microsoft Exchange 2010 と Microsoft SQL Server 2012 に特化したアプリケーション環境に対して初回バックアップと 増分バックアップを実行しました。また、仮想化環境で非常に 重要な要素となる重複排除についても評価しました。

テストの結果、Backup Exec をアップグレードするだけで、時間 とストレージ最適化の両方の点で運用効率が向上し、長期的な メリットが得られることがわかりました。
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Symantec Corporation Symantec Backup Exec 2014 Performance Evaluation versus Symantec Backup Exec 2010

Document number: 214133
Release Date: 20 Nov 2014

Optimizing backup operations and reducing back-end storage via deduplication provide benefits that are both immediate and lasting. Symantec’s continuous development and investment in Backup Exec provides increased performance and contributes to improved operational efficiency.

Symantec commissioned Tolly to benchmark Symantec Backup Exec 2014 and compare key performance benchmarks with a predecessor version, Symantec Backup Exec 2010. Testing encompassed initial and incremental backup of Windows physical and virtual servers, as well as specialized application environments of Microsoft Exchange 2010 and Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Testing also evaluated deduplication which is critically important in virtualized environments.

Tests show that the short-term effort of upgrading results in long-term benefits of greater operational efficiency from the perspectives of both time and storage optimization.
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Carbonite, Inc. Carbonite Server 
Windows Cloud Server File Restore Performance Evaluation Versus CrashPlan Pro, MozyPro, and SOS Online Backup

Document number: 213158
Release Date: 03 Dec 2013

Most businesses, from the smallest to large enterprises, consider their data to be an extremely valuable part of their business, so when that data is threatened via theft, fire, disk crash, or the like- users must be able to get their businesses back online quickly. A fast and reliable restore experience allows the business owner to get back to what matters – running and growing the business.

Carbonite, Inc. commissioned Tolly to evaluate file restore functionality of their Carbonite Server data protection solution versus CrashPlan Pro, MozyPro, and SOS Online Backup. In restoring over 50GB of data residing on a Windows 2008 R2 Server system, Tolly found that Carbonite Server Backup delivered the fastest restore time, up to 29.4X faster, compared to the other solutions under test.
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Carbonite, Inc. Carbonite Server 
Windows Cloud Server File Backup Performance Evaluation Versus CrashPlan Pro, MozyPro, and SOS Online Backup

Document number: 213157
Release Date: 03 Dec 2013

Most businesses, from the smallest to large enterprises, consider their data to be an extremely valuable part of their business, so when they make provisions to protect this data via backup, they will want it to happen quickly. Once a decision has been made to provision backups in the cloud, users want to avoid a “limbo” period where some portions of their business data are protected and others aren’t. A fast initial backup experience allows the business owner to get back to what matters – running and growing the business.

Carbonite, Inc. commissioned Tolly to evaluate their Carbonite Server backup solution versus CrashPlan Pro, MozyPro, and SOS Online Backup. In backing up over 50GB of data residing on a Windows 2008 R2 Server system, Tolly found that Carbonite Server Backup delivered the fastest backup time, up to 12.5X faster, compared to the other solutions under test.
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Quest Software, Inc. Quest vRanger Pro 5.2
 Performance and Ease-of-Use Evaluation in VMware ESXi 4.1u1 Environments

Document number: 211134
Release Date: 05 Dec 2011

Small and medium size business (SMB) networks are facing increasing demands for data protection in their virtualized environments. As server consolidation continues, SMBs are unlikely to adhere to the level of redundancy sought by enterprise class datacenters. However, planning for the unexpected provides for a quick recovery in the event of an outage.

All SMBs can benefit from a flexible platform which can provide the desired backup, recovery, and replication features, while effortlessly integrating with their specific environment. A solution which can be implemented as a virtual or physical machine, on the LAN or SAN is preferable where storage may not be centralized, or additional servers may be hard to come by.
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Symantec Corporation Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R2: Exchange & VMware Backup & Restore vs CA ARCserve r15

Document number: 210149
Release Date: 18 Oct 2010

Symantec commissioned Tolly to evaluate the performance of its Backup Exec 2010 solution in Microsoft Exchange 2007 and VMware ESX 3.5/4 scenarios and compare that to CA’s ARCserve r15. Backup and recovery
Symantec Corporation Mejor protección para entornos VMware Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 y Symantec Veritas NetBackup 6.5.3: Rendimiento de la protección de datos para entornos VMware frente a CA ARCserve Backup 12.5

Document number: 209133ES
Release Date: 26 Aug 2009

El uso de servidores virtuales crece rápidamente a medida que las empresas reconocen los ahorros de costos que ofrece la virtualización de sus entornos. No obstante, los entornos virtuales introducen un nuevo nivel de complejidad a la hora realizar copias de seguridad y recuperar los datos. Symantec Backup Exec y Symantec Veritas NetBackup simplifican la protección de entornos virtuales y ofrecen copias de seguridad y recuperaciones de datos más rápidas. Backup and recovery
Symantec Corporation Protección más rápida de Exchange con Symantec Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 y Symantec Veritas NetBackup 6.5.3: Desempeño de recuperación y respaldo de Exchange frente a CA ARCserve Backup 12.5

Document number: 209132ES
Release Date: 26 Aug 2009

Microsoft Exchange es una aplicación esencial para las empresas de hoy en día. Los problemas con el servidor Exchange afectan directamente a los resultados empresariales. Recuperar rápidamente la base de datos de Exchange o carpetas o mensajes individuales es esencial para que su negocio vuelva a estar en línea y generar ingresos.

Las soluciones de copias de seguridad de Symantec ofrecen importantes ahorros en términos de tiempo con respecto a CA ARCserve Backup en toda una serie de situaciones de copia de seguridad y recuperación de Microsoft Exchange Server.
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Symantec Corporation Webcast: Overview of Symantec Data Protection vs. EMC and CommVault

Document number: 209137
Release Date: 29 Jun 2009

Symantec commissioned Tolly to benchmark Symantec solutions vs EMC and CommVault in Microsoft Exchange 2007 and Vmware ESX 3.5 environments. The results of the studies can be found in Tolly documents 209117, 209118, 209123 & 209124.

View the on-demand webcast with Kevin Tolly presenting the study results by clicking on the link below which will take you to the Symantec website.

Symantec webcast registration page.

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Symantec Corporation Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 & Symantec Veritas NetBackup 6.5.3: Exchange Backup & Recovery Performance Versus CommVault Simpana 8

Document number: 209123
Release Date: 14 Jun 2009

Symantec Corporation commissioned Tolly to evaluate the backup and recovery performance of Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 & Symantec Veritas NetBackup 6.5.3 and compare them with CommVault Simpana 8.

Testing evaluated backup performance and recovery performance for the full Exchange 2007 database as well as individual mailboxes and messages.

Download the free test report.
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Symantec Corporation CommVault Simpana - Upgrading from Version 7 to Version 8

Document number: 209125
Release Date: 31 May 2009

Symantec Corporation commissioned Tolly to evaluate the data protection performance of Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 & Symantec Veritas NetBackup 6.5.3 and compare them with the CommVault Simpana solution.

Testing commenced using CommVault Simpana 7 which was the "then current" version of the product. While testing was in progress, Version 8 was released. It was decided to upgrade the environment to Simpana 8 to conduct the production testing. (Reports on that testing are also found on tolly.com.)

This report describes the problems encountered when attempting to migrate to a newer version.

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Symantec Corporation Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 & Symantec Veritas NetBackup 6.5.3: VMware ESX 3.5 Environment Data Protection Performance Versus CommVault Simpana 8

Document number: 209124
Release Date: 25 May 2009

Symantec Corporation commissioned Tolly to evaluate the data protection performance of Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 & Symantec Veritas NetBackup 6.5.3 and compare them with CommVault Simpana 8 in a VMware ESX 3.5 environment.

Testing evaluated backup performance and recovery performance for the full VMware ESX virtual machines as well as individual files residing within a given virtual machine.

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Symantec Corporation Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 & Symantec Veritas NetBackup 6.5.3: VMware Environment Data Protection Performance Versus EMC NetWorker 7.5

Document number: 209118
Release Date: 17 May 2009

Symantec Corporation commissioned Tolly to evaluate the data protection performance of Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 & Symantec Veritas NetBackup 6.5.3 and compare them with EMC NetWorker 7.5 in a VMware environment.

Testing evaluated backup performance and recovery performance for the full VMware ESX virtual machines as well as individual files residing within a given virtual machine.

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Symantec Corporation Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 & Symantec Veritas NetBackup 6.5.3: Exchange Backup & Recovery Performance Versus EMC NetWorker 7.5

Document number: 209117
Release Date: 08 May 2009

Symantec Corporation commissioned Tolly to evaluate the backup and recovery performance of Symantec Backup Exec 12.5 & Symantec Veritas NetBackup 6.5.3 and compare them with EMC NetWorker 7.5.

Testing evaluated backup performance and recovery performance for the full Exchange 2007 database as well as individual mailboxes and messages.

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Net Optics Net Optics, Inc. Net Optics 10/100/1000 iBypass Switch with Heartbeat Evaluation of Uninterrupted In-line Protection for IPS Appliances

Document number: 208291
Release Date: 20 May 2008

Net Optics, Inc. commissioned The Tolly Group to evaluate its 10/100/ 1000 iBypass Switch with Heartbeat across different network and device disruption scenarios in a simulated network that paired the bypass switch in-line with an IPS device.

The Tolly Group examined the bypass switch’s in-line protection solution using a leading enterprise IPS device. The goal was to introduce real-world failures to validate the capabilities provided through an integrated solution. Engineers measured the fail-over time of the Net Optics bypass switch in various fail-over scenarios and verified its additional network monitoring capabilities.

Tests were conducted in April 2008.

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Nortel Nortel Converged Data Network Solution with Ethernet Routing & Application Switch Evaluation of Resilient Routing Switches for Real-Time Multimedia Traffic on Nortel Converged Data Solution Supporting Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007

Document number: 208268
Release Date: 20 May 2008

Nortel commissioned The Tolly Group to evaluate a converged network infrastructure for enterprise users utilizing its Ethernet Routing Switch (ERS) 5500 and ERS 8600 series switches for their support of Nortel’s Split Multi-Link Trunking (SMLT) and Routed SMLT (RSMLT) technologies.

Telephony and video services were built on the Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 running in a resilient, multi-site network with each site consisting of multiple ERS 8600 units at the core, communicating with ERS 5500 and 8600 switches at the network edge. Users placed voice and video calls across the test network. Tests attempted to show the Nortel Converged Data Solution with SMLT/ RSMLT technology can support uninterrupted Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 live communications either locally, or across the network.

Tests were conducted in February 2008.

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Red Gate Software Ltd. Red Gate Software SQL Backup Pro 4.5 Performance Evaluation of Disk-to-Disk Backup vs. Idera SQLsafe 3.0 and Quest Software LiteSpeed for SQL Server 4.5

Document number: 206144
Release Date: 22 Sep 2006

Red Gate Software commissioned The Tolly Group to evaluate the disk-to-disk backup performance of its SQL Backup Pro 4.5 versus competing offerings from Idera and Quest Software.

Using a single 0.8-TB database built from Wikipedia public data, engineers evaluated product performance when configured with a range of compression and encryption options. The tests were conducted in July 2006.
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Red Gate Software Ltd. Red Gate Software SQL Backup Pro 4.5 Performance Evaluation of Disk-to-Disk Backup vs. Quest Software LiteSpeed for SQL Server 4.5

Document number: 206166
Release Date: 22 Sep 2006

Red Gate Software commissioned The Tolly Group to evaluate the disk-to-disk backup performance of its SQL Backup Pro 4.5 versus a competing offering from Quest Software.

Using a single 0.8-TB database built from Wikipedia public data, engineers evaluated product performance when configured with a range of compression and encryption options. The tests were conducted in July 2006.
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