Info-Tech Research Group Names CommVault A 'Champion' In Multiple Technology Software Reports

 Info-Tech Research Group Names CommVault A 'Champion' In Multiple Technology
                               Software Reports

CommVault Earns Top Rating in Virtual Backup Software, Email Archiving, and
Backup Software for Heterogeneous Environments

PR Newswire

OCEANPORT, N.J., June 4, 2013

OCEANPORT, N.J., June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --CommVault (NASDAQ: CVLT)

Info-Tech Research Group has recognized CommVault as an industry "Champion" in
Virtual Backup Software, Email Archiving, and Backup Software for
Heterogeneous Environments in its latest Vendor Landscape Reports. These
industry reports recognize outstanding vendors in the technology marketplace
based on an assessment of the strength of their offerings and their ability to
deliver excellent value to customers.

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CommVault^® Simpana^® software enables data and information management
features and functionality to work seamlessly together to drive down cost,
eliminate complexity, and ultimately enable greater IT efficiency. From a
single console, customers can easily manage physical and virtual server data
protection, archive, search and reporting across hardware platforms from all
the major storage vendors. With the recent release of Simpana 10, CommVault is
enabling enterprises to take an exponential leap forward in protecting and
managing their data at scale, creating value from information and improving

CommVault Delivers on "Must-Have" Virtual Backup Features
Naming CommVault a Champion in virtual backup software for the third
consecutive year, Info-Tech Research Group stated that "CommVault's
forward-looking hardware integration and OEM strategy, and ability to deliver
on must-have virtual backup features make it a great solution for virtual
backup."[1] Info-Tech cited the following Simpana features and benefits in the

  oCommVault supports virtual and physical backup through single platform
    architecture, offering a comprehensive portfolio of data management and
    compliance products beyond email archiving and data protection.
  oArray integration with Simpana IntelliSnap™ technology for leveraging
    array-based snapshots continues to be a strong feature, making it "a great
    choice for those with tight backup windows."
  oVirtual Server Agent expands Simpana software capabilities to deliver
    advanced protection of virtual infrastructure, providing a common recovery
    process through Simpana software on the front end, regardless of the
    hardware, hypervisor, or snapshot engine utilized on the back end.

Simpana Software Offers "Holistic Archiving, Flexible Cloud Infrastructure"
In recommending CommVault in its Email Archiving report, Info-Tech said
Simpana software is a "holistic content archive solution that offers extensive
feature functionality. Simpana software is one of the most capable and
comprehensive archiving and compliance suites on the market." [2] Specific
strengths of Simpana software's email archive functionality include:

  oA flexible hybrid infrastructure that provides a choice as to where
    customers can store data in the cloud (i.e., Amazon, Rackspace, etc.).
  oIntuitive and easy-to-navigate admin and end-user interfaces, the result
    of deep integration with Exchange and other repositories.
  oLink support that provides access to attachments, accessible to mobile

Modernizing Data Management with a Solution that Meets Future Challenges
In recognizing CommVault in its Backup Software for Heterogeneous Environments
report, Info-Tech Research Group recognized CommVault Simpana software's
"comprehensive set of features, including broad support for array and cloud
storage targets as well as strong deduplication capabilities"[3] as strengths
that set it apart from competitors. The report highlighted that:

  oCommVault's solutions protect critical data on laptops, desktops and
    mobile devices, ensuring that an organization's continuity, recovery and
    compliance needs are met, even on the edge.
  oAs a backup solution, Simpana software integrates well with cloud
    providers to offer a flexible backup target for storage and archiving,
    improved disaster recovery capability, and agile scalability.
  oIn recognizing CommVault with its Trend Setter Award, Info-Tech stated
    that CommVault  offers best-in-class support for third-party cloud storage
    providers, which complements its broad support for physical storage

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Supporting Quotes

  oDavid West, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Business Development for
    "Data-driven organizations are looking for ways to more efficiently and
    cost-effectively protect, manage and access their data. Info-Tech's
    Champion designation in these three reports further demonstrates how
    CommVault Simpana software provides customers with critical capabilities
    in backup, recovery, archive, and virtual server protection that not only
    protects information but also makes it available for new initiatives, such
    as mobility and analytics, for increased business value.

  oChris O'Connor, Senior Consulting Analyst, Info-Tech Research Group:
    "CommVault has positioned itself as an industry leader with a
    comprehensive slate of features, wide-spread array support, and a strong
    set of deployment options. We continue to hear praise from Info-Tech
    customers for Simpana's ease-of-use and strong data management
    capabilities, as well as solid support."


  oInfo-Tech Research Group's Virtual Backup Software Vendor Landscape Report
  oInfo-Tech Research Group's Email Archiving Vendor Landscape Report
  oInfo-Tech Backup Software for Heterogeneous Environments Vendor Landscape
  oCommVault^® Simpana^® 10 Software
  oMore About Simpana 10 Software
  oMore CommVault News

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About CommVault

A singular vision – a belief in a better way to address current and future
data management needs – guides CommVault in the development of Singular
Information Management® solutions for high-performance data protection,
universal availability and simplified management of data on complex storage
networks. CommVault's exclusive single-platform architecture gives companies
unprecedented control over data growth, costs and risk. CommVault's Simpana®
software suite of products was designed to work together seamlessly from the
ground up, sharing a single code and common function set, to deliver
superlative Data Protection, Archive, Replication, Search and Resource
Management capabilities. More companies every day join those who have
discovered the unparalleled efficiency, performance, reliability, and control
only CommVault can offer. Information about CommVault is available at CommVault's corporate headquarters is located in Oceanport,
New Jersey in the United States.

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[1] Info-Tech Research Group, Vendor Landscape: Virtual Backup Software, 2013
[2] Info-Tech Research Group, Vendor Landscape Plus: Email Archiving, 2013
[3] Info-Tech Research Group, Vendor Landscape: Backup Software for
Heterogeneous Environments, 2013

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