Feature Comparison Chart To File/ Data Backup Software
Feature

Undelete 10
(Continuous Data Protection for Files)
File/ Data Backup Software

Real-time (event based) "File" Recovery
YES
All file deletions are captured with a powerful file filter and protected in the Undelete "Recovery Bin".
NO
All changes/deletions in between backups are lost.
Recover Microsoft Office® File Versions (any/all saved-over Office files)
YES
Integrated with Explorer, users can right click on files and rapidly restore any/every variation.
NO
Still reliant on a backup having recorded a previous version.
Instant File Recovery
YES
NO
Typically takes 10+ minutes, and up to 30 minutes if backups are on tape.
"Forensic" Information
YES
(Including who deleted the file).
NO
Robust Deleted File Search Capabilities and One Button Search Wizard
YES
NO
Easy-To-Use File Recovery
YES
Integrates with standard file recovery (i.e. Recycle Bin) procedures – point and click simplicity.
NO
Reliant on the user properly informing IT of the file name, location, and time of deletion.
Command Line Recovery
YES
NO
SecureDelete® 2.0
YES
DoD/NSA compliant permanent file deletion and free space overwrite.
NO
Dig Deeper - Direct from Disk File Recovery
YES
Supports recovering of files directly from the file system (after files have been purged from the Recovery Bin).
NO
Time-Based File Storage
YES
(e.g. store deleted files for 7 days).
NO
Deleted File Storage Redirection
YES
Deleted files can be redirected to user defined locations (e.g. move deleted files from C:\ to F:\ for protection and storage).
NO
End User Recovery of Deleted Data
YES
Undelete Professional or Undelete Desktop Client automatically connects to Undelete Servers and displays recoverable files.
NO
Hierarchical User Interface View of File Recovery Locations
YES
Icons indicate recoverable deleted files from local (volume) and remote (share) locations.
NO