commvault, netbackup, networker, many others
whatever you do, get quotes for the products including all features that you
need and also calculate the size of the library that you'll need and the number
of tapes etc. Also, with products that require a full backup once in a while,
you maybe need more network bandwidth or more LAN-free agents, include those
costs as well.
Then, there are the one-time costs of moving from one product to another:
training, data conversion (any long term retention?)....
On 15 dec 2010, at 17:25, Tim Brown wrote:
> Have been told to look at options to replace TSM. I know there are some
> other major players in the market
> Are there others. Has anyone compared the cost of TSM to other vendors ?
> Tim Brown
> Systems Specialist - Project Leader
> Central Hudson Gas & Electric
> 284 South Ave
> Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
> Email: tbrown AT cenhud DOT com <<mailto:tbrown AT cenhud DOT com>>
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