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Veeam Backup Essentials™ is Veeam® Backup & Replication™ especially packaged and priced for small businesses, with a savings of 33% or more.

Veeam Backup Essentials is available in 2, 4 or 6 sockets (maximum 6 CPU sockets per customer).

Price: 820 USD
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Modern Data Protection for Hyper-V

With Veeam Backup & Replication you can protect your virtual infrastructure with the power and ease of a single solution that addresses your most important data protection needs. It is Modern Data Protection™ that is Built for Virtualization™:

  • Fastest incremental backup
    Veeam’s changed block tracking for Hyper-V enables 20x faster backups and near-CDP by tracking changes as they occur.
  • Instant recovery
    Restart VMs directly from the backup in under 2 minutes. Recover files without extracting the entire VM.
  • Advanced replication
    Powerful replication with multiple restore points, fast changes-only failback, WAN optimization and re-IP addressing.
  • Built-in compression and deduplication
    Сut backup storage requirements up to 75% by compressing backup and network traffic and eliminating duplicate blocks of data.

There are 3 editions of Veeam Backup & Replication for Hyper-V you can purchase online: Standard, Enterprise and Enterprise Plus.

As a one-man support team, I need a backup system that is easy to use. With Veeam, I just set it up and forget it; it practically runs itself. Reliable backups are just one less thing I have to worry about.

Jason Knight
IT Manager L&L Energy, Inc.

What do I get with Veeam Backup & Replication?

Fast, Reliable Backup
  • Agent-free image-based backup
  • Lightning-fast incremental backups
  • Multiple backup options: direct SAN, LAN, host-based
  • Advanced VSS integration and application-awareness
  • Built-in deduplication and compression

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Fast, Flexible Recovery
  • Instant VM recovery - a “temporary spare” for a VM
  • Instant file-level recovery for 16 popular file systems
  • 1-click file-level recovery and indexing for Windows

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VM Replication
  • Multiple restore points
  • Changes-only failback
  • Bandwidth throttling
  • Re-IP addressing
  • WAN optimization

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How many sockets do I need?

Veeam Backup & Replication is licensed per physical CPU (aka CPU socket). If your Hyper-V host has 2 Quad core CPUs inside, you need to purchase 2 sockets of Veeam Backup & Replication.

There are no restrictions on the number of VMs you can back up. You only need to license the source Hyper-V hosts that you back up or replicate VMs from.

There are no agents to license or deploy.

Maintenance and support

1 year of maintenance and upgrades is included with the initial purchase of Veeam Backup & Replication for Hyper-V. Maintenance renewal cost is 20% of the new license MSRP, at the time of renewal. All customers on maintenance are eligible for free upgrade to the new version of the product.

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