Design and Implementation for Druva Data Protection Solutions

Softcat can design and deploy a backup plan for your cloud and on-premises environment using Druva

In order to ensure reliability, organizations increasingly require a robust and efficient solution for protecting their on-premises and cloud-based applications. In the event of a data breach or disaster scenario, existing backup is essential to maintaining customer trust and business continuity.

Druva offers a SaaS platform built on AWS for data protection across data centers, cloud applications, and endpoints. Securely back up and recover data with the scale and simplicity of the public cloud and only pay for what you use, reducing your overall total cost of ownership (TCO). Enforce data governance and extract more intelligence with search and analytics to unlock the full value of your data.

With the Design and Implementation for Druva Data Protection Solutions AWS Solutions Consulting Offer, Softcat can design and deploy a fully executed backup solution for your organization. Softcat's consultants will work with you to determine your requirements and draft a comprehensive solution based on Druva backup options. Once stakeholders agree on the design, Softcat will implement the storage solution and provide you with training and documentation to ensure you can maintain the solution to provide the backup you need.


AWS Partner Network | Competency


United Kingdom, Ireland


Reduce cost and complexity

The power and savings of native cloud architecture allows you to streamline data protection.

Cyber resilience and compliance

Protect your business from threats and risks like disasters, ransomware, and compliance.

Fast recovery when disaster strikes

Utilize backup data to spin up instances in Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2).

Improved scalability

Scalability enables you to add and reduce capacity in response to business needs.

  • How it works
  • Softcat is an AWS Partner and can help customers with their storage requirements for both on-premises and cloud-based workloads. Softcat will assist you with selecting the right backup solution for your business, including performing the total cost of ownership (TCO) analysis, planning the implementation, procuring the software, and delivering the project.

    The Design and Implementation for Druva Data Protection Solutions consulting engagement incorporates a number of workshops. At the start of the engagement, Softcat will investigate your current workload and work with you to outline the backup requirements you need to fulfill. Once those parameters are understood, Softcat will design a proposed architecture to support the agreed requirements. At this point, consultants will supply a TCO model for the recommended architecture and demonstrate the functionality and effectiveness of the solution proposal.

    Once you and Softcat consultants have agreed upon the design, Softcat will test the proposed solution. After testing is complete, Softcat will deploy and configure the solution in your account and support the go-live process for your Druva backup configuration.

    All of these activities are completely customizable according to the level of support you need.

  • Key activities
  • 1) Discovery workshop

    Softcat will investigate and document the requirements.

    2) Architecture design

    Consultants design the architecture needed to support the requirements.

    3) Deployment and configuration

    Softcat deploys the solution, configures as per design, and executes test plan.

    4) Handover

    Consultants convey the solution to the customer, including demonstration and training.

    5) Go live

    The solution is complete and your data is now protected.

  • Customer contribution
  • Attend workshop

    Key stakeholders' participation in the workshop is important to understand and document customer requirements.

    Approve design

    Customers will ensure that the design meets the requirements previously documented.

    Provide access

    Configuration activities will require access to the source servers and infrastructure.

    Handover participation

    Customers will attend the handover workshop for the solution to learn about maintenance and execution.

  • About this consultant
  • Softcat is an AWS Partner, AWS Well-Architected Partner, and has achieved the AWS Storage Competency. Softcat’s extensive AWS portfolio covers end-to-end solution management, including billing and cost optimization, cloud assessment services, AWS Well-Architected Reviews, managed and professional services, and SaaS offerings via AWS Marketplace.

    Softcat can help you migrate to the AWS Cloud or maximize your existing services. Softcat consultants provide secure and efficient solutions for running primary workloads in the cloud or via a hybrid infrastructure.

    Softcat specializes and supports customers in these key areas:

    • Backup and recovery
      Backup and restore solutions to protect data from physical or logical errors such as system failure, application error, or accidental deletion.
    • Archive
      Solutions that leverage Amazon S3 Glacier for durable and cost-effective long-term data backup.
    • Primary storage
      Solutions that leverage file, block, object, and streamed data formats as an extension to on-premises storage.
    • Business continuity and disaster recovery
      Solutions that utilize AWS services to enable recovery strategies focused on recovery time and recovery point objective requirements. 
  • Architecture diagram

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Softcat has demonstrated deep AWS technical expertise and proven customer success.

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