Partners Strategic Microsoft


15+ Years Later, Still going strong and growing

Please view the Windows IT Pro article featuring executives from both Microsoft and CommVault discussing some of the past/present/future of the long standing partnership. Included in the interview are Microsoft’s EVP – Eric Rudder, Principal Program Manager – Fran Dougherty and Senior Evangelist for Cloud Services – Mike Opal, CommVault’s CEO – Bob Hammer and Chief Technologist for Windows Products
– Randy De Meno

Videos, Product Demos & Literature


Microsoft Overview of CommVault Simpana Software

Always Up and Always On:
Windows Server 2012 and Azure Cloud OS Platform

CommVault-Azure Cloud-based Data Management Solution

Microsoft Windows Azure Integration with CommVault Simpana

Extensive Microsoft Integration

CommVault products are the first enterprise storage management solutions built from the ground up on the Microsoft Windows platform and designed specifically for managing large heterogeneous computing environments. CommVault's solutions are deeply integrated with the following Microsoft products:

  • Windows Server 2012 Editions
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Editions
  • Windows Server 2008 Editions
  • Windows Server 2003 Editions
  • Windows 2000 Server Editions
  • BackOffice
  • Windows 8 Editions
  • Windows 7 Editions
  • Windows Vista Editions
  • Windows XP Editions


  • SQL Server 2005, 2008 & 2012 Editions
  • Exchange Server 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2013 Editions
  • SharePoint Server 2007, 2008, 2010 and 2013 Editions
  • Hyper-V Server 2008 and 2012 Editions

Additional information can be found on the system requirements page and the supported features page.



MTC Alliances Program Annual Report

CommVault® Simpana® Software Suite is 64-bit optimized and is a unique Data Management solution made up of modules designed on a single Windows code base to work together seamlessly, sharing a single set of enterprise-level services.

The Microsoft FAST integrated Content Search, Archive, Replication, Backup, Application Integrated Granular Recovery, Data Mining, Resource Management, and Search modules provide singular efficiency, performance, reliability, and control over the enterprise-to help manage data growth, lower costs, reduce risks and assist/accelerate upgrades.

CommVault software uses an expandable range of application modules and shares a single set of back-end services (Common Technology Engine) to deliver leading-edge functionality that truly unifies and simplifies enterprise data management and maximizes cost effectiveness.

This approach ensures granular, "Release Independent" application recovery to enhance the management of Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007 environment, SharePoint, SQL, Active Directory and ADAM.


Press Releases

Microsoft Related CommVault Press Releases


CommVault's 'Hockey Helping Kids' Program Skates into 11th Season with Expanded Roster of Special Exhibition Games and Fundraisers


CommVault Integrates Modern Data Management for Windows Server 2012, Hyper-V and Windows Azure Environments


CommVault Announces Application-Aware Support for SQL Server 2012


CommVault and Microsoft Expand Relationship to Offer Simpana Data Management with Windows Azure


OneSteel Fortifies Microsoft Exchange 2010 Environment While Strengthening Data Management with CommVault Simpana Software


CommVault's Hockey Team Hits the Ice for Its 10th Season to Benefit Children's Charities Nationwide


Nieuwe CommVault-bundel biedt oplossing voor uitdagingen Microsoft SharePoint-omgevingen


CommVault's New Application Data Management Bundle Eases Adoption and Data Proliferation Challenges for Microsoft SharePoint Environments


CommVault to Present Benefits of Modern Data Management for SharePoint Environments at Microsoft SharePoint 2011 Conference


CommVault lanceert nieuwe datamanagementbundel voor Microsoft Exchange-omgevingen


CommVault Introduces Simple, Cost-Effective Data Management Bundle for Microsoft Exchange Environments


Microsoft benoemt CommVault tot 2011 Server Platform Partner of the Year


CommVault è il partner Microsoft dell'anno nella categoria "Server Platform"!


CommVault Recognized as 2011 Microsoft Server Platform Partner of the Year


CommVault Simpana Software Wins Best of Tech-Ed Award for Backup and Recovery


CommVault Simpana 8 biedt gestroomlijnd databeheer voor Microsoft Exchange Server 2010


CommVault Announces Simpana 8 Software Now Offers Streamlined Data Management for Microsoft Exchange Server 2010


CommVault's Hockey Team Faces Off in a Charity Contest on March 9th at the Wachovia Center to Benefit Philadelphia PowerPlay


CommVault optimaliseert Simpana voor integratie cloud-storage


CommVault Ships Cloud-Optimized Simpana Software

View the Complete List at the CommVault Social Media Newsroom


April 2014


13-Apr-2014 – 16-Apr-2014

Orlando, FL

DEVintersection is an educational onsite conference for anyone who is attached to a .NET development programming project who is looking to use Visual Studio to develop apps for desktop, web and mobile platforms. This conference features over 200 in-depth sessions, more than 100 Microsoft and industry experts, and much, much more. CommVault is a Silver Sponsor for this event.

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22-Apr-2014 – 25-Apr-2014

San Francisco, CA

Learn from the best SharePoint experts, including dozens of SharePoint MVPs and Certified SharePoint Professionals. Meet and network with your colleagues, bootstrap your learning in SharePoint 101 sessions, test drive SharePoint solutions in the Exhibit Hall, exchange SharePoint tips and tricks in after-hours Lightning Talks and Ask the Expert discussions. Study SharePoint governance, find out about SharePoint 2013, master document management, team up for collaboration and tons more. If you or your team needs Microsoft SharePoint training come to SPTechCon San Francisco! CommVault is a Platinum Sponsor at this event.

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May 2014

Microsoft TechEd

12-May-2014 – 15-May-2014

Houston, TX

TechEd North America is Microsoft’s premier technology conference for IT Professionals and Enterprise Developers, providing the technical education, product evaluation, and community resources to plan, architect, deploy, manage and secure a connected enterprise. Born from the specific, deep technical needs of a subset of the IT community focused on systems management, the Microsoft Management Summit was created by the community itself, and has evolved to cover the Microsoft vision across PCs, devices, datacenter, and cloud computing. CommVault is a Silver Sponsor at this event.

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