CommVault Named A Leader In Enterprise Backup And Recovery Software By Industry Analyst Firm

    CommVault Named A Leader In Enterprise Backup And Recovery Software By
                            Industry Analyst Firm

Simpana 10 Receives Top Score for Current Offering Among Top Enterprise Backup
Software Providers

PR Newswire

OCEANPORT, N.J., July 1, 2013

OCEANPORT, N.J., July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --CommVault (NASDAQ: CVLT) –
CommVault announced today that Forrester Research, Inc. named CommVault a
leader in The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Backup Software, Q2 2013[1]. The
Forrester Wave is an objective methodology that evaluates vendors on current
offering, strategy and market presence, against pre-defined evaluation
criteria. CommVault is top ranked in the current offering category for Simpana
10 software, scoring 4.45 points out of a possible five. According to
Forrester, "CommVault excels with an integrated platform. CommVault's primary
strategy centers on providing a single platform for backup, recovery,
continuity, archive and other data management and protection strategies. The
17-year old company uses its relative youth to its advantage, touting a modern
approach to data protection."

Additional highlights from the Forrester report include:

  oCommVault received among the highest scores for its corporate and product
    strategy, earning 4.5 out of five points.
  oThe Forrester Wave report also stated, "CommVault touts its simplicity and
    unified platform...Areas of strength for CommVault include its
    deduplication capabilities and cloud-target integrations, as well as
    hypervisor and application capabilities. The company also received high
    marks in the professional services and consulting area, which is a newly
    expanded offering for CommVault."

Based on its Solving Forward^® philosophy, CommVault's innovative data and
information management solutions go beyond IT-centric functions of backup,
archive, replication and snapshot management to address broad business needs.
From a single platform, Simpana^® 10 provides secure, self-service access from
mobile devices to all current and historical data created by an organization –
from servers to laptops, in the data center and the cloud – and empowers
workers with compliance search, data mining and reporting. More than 300
software features combine to reduce risk, slash storage-related costs by up to
50 percent, and reduce administrative overhead by up to 80 percent, enabling
customers to get ahead of mobility, cloud and big data initiatives while
staying within budgets.

Customers and industry experts recognize the value of this singular software
approach as CommVault continues to receive top industry honors and gain market
share. According to Forrester, "CommVault continues to see rapid growth,
nearly doubling its customer base during the past four years."

"CommVault's singular platform enables our customers to do more with less, by
automating operations, reducing hardware costs and managing large data center
and cloud environments," said N. Robert Hammer, Chairman, President and CEO,
CommVault. "We believe that Forrester's recognition of CommVault as a leader
in enterprise backup and recovery software underscores our commitment to
deliver data and information management innovations that improve efficiency
and provide access and insight to data."

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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.

Safe Harbor Statement

Customers' results may differ materially from those stated herein; CommVault
does not guarantee that all customers can achieve benefits similar to those
stated above. This press release may contain forward-looking statements,
including statements regarding financial projections, which are subject to
risks and uncertainties, such as competitive factors, difficulties and delays
inherent in the development, manufacturing, marketing and sale of software
products and related services, general economic conditions and others.
Statements regarding CommVault's beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions
regarding the future are forward-looking statements, within the meaning of
Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended and Section 21E of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All such forward-looking
statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results may differ materially
from anticipated results. CommVault does not undertake to update its
forward-looking statements. The development and timing of any product release
as well as any of its features or functionality remain at our sole discretion.

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Tracker, InnerVault, Quick Snap, QSnap, IntelliSnap, Recovery Director,
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owners. All specifications are subject to change without notice.

[1] Forrester Research, Inc., "The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Backup and
Recovery Software, Q2 2013," by Rachel Dines, with Stephanie Balaouras and
Jessica McKee, June 28, 2013

SOURCE CommVault

Contact: Media Contact: Kevin Komiega, CommVault, 978-834-6898,, @kevinkomiega, or Liem Nguyen, CommVault,
732-728-5370,, @liemnguyen; Investor Relations Contact:
Michael Picariello, CommVault, 732-728-5380,
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