Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Enterprise Endpoint Backup

Published: 24 October 2013

ID: G00255640

Analyst(s): Dave Russell, Pushan Rinnen


This research provides detailed stack ranking of seven endpoint backup products against 11 critical capabilities and across two use cases. This can help IT leaders narrow their enterprise endpoint backup product shortlists.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Introduction
  • Product Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • PC OS Diversity
    • PC Content Restore/Migration
    • Mobile Device Support
    • Scalability
    • Data Reduction Techniques
    • Performance
    • Security
    • User Experience
    • Back-End Server/Storage Capability
    • Proven Cloud Presence
    • E-Discovery Functions
  • Use Cases
    • Overall
    • Mobile-Workforce-Centric
    • Office-Workforce-Centric
  • Inclusion Criteria
  • Critical Capabilities Rating
  • Product Viability
  • Vendors
    • Asigra (Cloud Backup)
    • Code 42 Software (CrashPlan)
    • CommVault (Simpana Edge)
    • Datacastle (Red)
    • Druva (inSync)
    • EMC (Mozy)
    • HP (Autonomy Connected)

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