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  1. BeNeLux Johnny Marit VERITAS Worldwide Backup Exec & NetBackup Pro SE Conference February 26 - March 1, 2002

  2. BENELUX Benelux Founded in 1998 50 Employees Belgium Luxemburg The Netherlands

  3. Strengths What about VCS do you feel are strengths in your territory? Identify what has contributed to their success. • Heterogeneity • Single management • Flexibility of product • Storage independent • Vision VRTS • Software only company • Workload management

  4. Weaknesses Please describe the weaknesses in your region for selling and supporting VCS —Identify issues that prevent you from selling these products or cause customer dissatisfaction • Lack of competence partners • No consultancy services local , expensive from other countries • Channel price is cheaper than enterprise pricelist for windows

  5. Opportunities Please describe the opportunities within your territory to increase revenue for VCS • GCO option - failover between subnets – geo • Work more closely with IBM • Try to get SUN closer , so VCS is not on their blacklist anymore

  6. Threats Please describe the Threats in your region – trends that may adversely affect sales of VCS • Fujitsu Siemens getting closer with Sun (one cluster product?) • Should better support sun volume manager and other LVMs • Price

  7. Wins Please profile recent WINS for VCS in your territory – Who was the competition? Why did we win? • Frieslandbank Windows • Proximus against Sun • Cargolux against Sun • Telenet • Agfa • Alcatel • Clearstream (technical close)

  8. Losses Please profile 3 recent LOSSES for VCS in your territory – Who won the business? Why? • ING to Sun reason : suncluster was free • Fortis bank : against IBM , as we were considered as a niche player

  9. Top 10 • Please list, in priority order, the top 10 enhancements to VCS that you would like to see over the next 12-18 months, and why: • User security on cli level • Suggestion : Should use /etc/group ? • Better LLT tools (debugging) • Better debugging tools in general • Make cluster dependencies • Better copy – paste option in GUI , especially for config GCO agent • More intuitive Gui , especially in win env – rename capabilities

  10. TOP 10 cont. • Better install script , when it fails , no need to re-input all data each time • Change service group dependencies easier without to unlink them • Simulate better these dependencies • Make sure MP are bugs free