Dept of Education Dumps Backup Exec & Cuts Recovery from 24 Hours to 2 Minutes
Alabama Replaces Unreliable and Cumbersome Backup Exec
Alabama State Department of Education oversees over 1,300 schools. Alabama is the only such state in the US that has a single student management system coordinating everything from grades and attendance to teacher reporting.
With their legacy Backup Exec system, the Department was struggling with slow and failed backups and increasing tape costs. The Department apparently gave Backup Exec a failing grade, as they made the decision to replace Backup Exec with a faster, easier to manage and more reliable system.
The Department solved its problems by migrating from Symantec Backup Exec™ to Dell™AppAssure which provides a cost-effective backup and disaster recovery solution for Microsoft® Exchange Server and Microsoft SQL Server® …. more > open the full Case Study PDF in a new window (no forms to fill out…registration not required)