Phoenix Total Cost Calculator

Compare your total storage costs and discover how you can save with Phoenix

Describe Your Environment

Data Type?

Virtual Machines
Database / Applications
File Servers

How many terabytes of data do you backup?


How many data centers / sites do you have?

At what rate does your storage grow annually?


Cost savings

Storage reduction

  • Software license
  • Onsite hardware
  • Onsite disk
  • Tape
  • Data center
  • Admin



  • Cloud storage
  • Admin
How do we make our assumptions?
  • 3 year TCO comparisons include costs of legacy hardware, maintenance, upgrades, admins and vendor support
  • Traditional backup assumes a disk-to-disk-to-tape methodology that includes backup software licenses, disk hardware and tape infrastructure for offsite backup
  • Nominal daily data change rate of 1%
  • Retention assumes a typical Grandfather/Father/Son (GFS) schedule with weekly and monthly full-backups / snapshots
  • Server annual maintenance of 15%/yr
  • Retention assumptions: 3 year period