ExaGrid deduplication allows Commvault customers to leave Commvault deduplication turned on. ExaGrid will take in the Commvault deduplicated data and will increase it by a factor of 3X to greatly lower the cost of storage behind Commvault.
Commvault is a very strong and mature backup application. Instead of trying to lower costs by looking for alternatives to Commvault, keep your Commvault and greatly reduce the backup storage to lower overall backup costs.
Benefits to using ExaGrid Tiered Backup Storage with deduplication in addition to Commvault deduplication.
Lower backup storage costs for your Commvault environments
No configuration change to Commvault, leave CV deduplication turned on
All Commvault analytics work
ExaGrid increases Commvault deduplication by 3X to lower backup storage costs
ExaGrid is scale-out storage that scales as data grows