Press Release

May 14, 2020

SoftwareReviews names Dropsuite Office 365 Exchange Backup, Veritas Backup Exec, and Mimecast Sync & Recover among Email Backup Solutions Data Quadrant Award Winners.

SoftwareReviews Launches Data Quadrant Awards for Email Backup Solutions, Compliance Features Don’t Disappoint 
Top four vendors for user satisfaction are Dropsuite, Mimecast, NovaBACKUP, and Veritas,
each earning a gold medal from glowing reviews by real users. 
TORONTO, May 14, 2020 - SoftwareReviews, a division of world-class IT research and consulting firm Info-Tech Research Group, announces the publication of its 2020 Email Backup Solutions Data Quadrant Awardstoday, naming four gold medalists based on reviews by real users. The following vendors are leaders according to software users’ answers to questions focused on user satisfaction with features and capabilities, which have been crafted by seasoned IT industry analysts and backed by 22 years of IT research:
1.      Dropsuite 
2.      Mimecast 
3.      NovaBACKUP 
4.      Veritas 
Dropsuite, with a Net Emotional Footprint score of +97, ranked highest among software users, earning the number-one spot in most areas, shining brightest for its transaction log backup restore, backup archiving, mailbox backup restore, business value created, ease of data integration, and ease of implementation. Mimecast users were exceedingly satisfied, giving the vendor top scores in many areas, including quality of features, vendor support, security, and support for backup types, with a Net Emotional Footprint score of +90. NovaBACKUP, with a Net Emotional Footprint score of +88, earned top product for ease of customization and second place in many areas, including media support. Veritas did consistently well, with second place in many areas, including information store backup restore and permissions awareness, with a Net Emotional Footprint score of +94. 
In general, email backup solution software users were most satisfied with vendors’ ease of data integration and vendor support capabilities, and gave lowest scores for breadth of features. As for features, users gave the highest score for compliance, and the lowest scores for transaction log and information store backup restore. 
About the SoftwareReviews Data Quadrant Awards and Software Reports 

SoftwareReviews Data Quadrant Awards recognize outstanding vendors in the technology marketplace as evaluated by their users annually. Top vendors in a software category are eligible to receive Data Quadrant Gold Medals, provided their net-promoter scores meet the threshold for sufficiently high user satisfaction across four areas of evaluation: vendor capabilities, product features, likeliness to recommend and vendor experience. In-depth product evaluation reports are available at
About SoftwareReviews 
SoftwareReviews is a division of Info-Tech Research Group, a world-class IT research and analyst firm established in 1997. Backed by two decades of IT research and advisory experience, SoftwareReviews is a leading source of expertise and insight into the enterprise software landscape and client-vendor relationships. 

By collecting data from real IT and business professionals, the SoftwareReviews methodology produces the most detailed and authentic insights into the experience of evaluating and purchasing enterprise software. 
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