Data Protection Advisor

Data Protection Advisor is a platform for performing reporting and analytics on a data protection environment. It can provide full visibility into the health and effectiveness of the data protection strategy. This solution has the ability to monitor technologies including backup software, storage array replication, servers, databases, and virtual infrastructures.

The Data Protection Advisor reporting engine provides highly customizable reports for the following:
  • Highlighting issues within the environment
  • Capacity management
  • Service level
  • Chargeback
  • Change management
  • Troubleshooting
The Data Protection Advisor Predictive Analysis Engine provides the following:
  • Early warnings about potential issues
  • Alerts to allow for early resolution of potential issues
  • A reduction in negative business impacts

The following systems will be discovered and monitored in the initial release of Data Protection Advisor:
  • Avamar
  • NetWorker
  • PowerProtect Data Manager
  • Data Domain
  • RecoverPoint
  • RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines

Other hardware or software that is listed in the Data Protection Advisor Software Compatibility Guide may be added for monitoring after the initial deployment.