Free products for VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V

Top Free Tools for VMware and Hyper-V

Veeam Backup Free Edition for VMware and Hyper-V

Free VM backup, Veeam Explorer recovery, and VM migration and file management for your virtual environment

Veeam Backup™ Free Edition is the new FastSCP™. Create an ad-hoc backup of a VM using VeeamZIP™— without pausing or powering off the VM! With Veeam Backup Free Edition, you can also restore individual guest files directly from a backup, easily recover Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint items, manage VM and host files, and migrate VMs between hosts and/or datastores*—all with this free, must-have tool for VMware and Hyper-V administrators.
*Currently available for VMware only

Veeam Task Manager for Hyper-V

Take control of Hyper-V performance monitoring!

Veeam Task Manager for Hyper-V provides a real-time view of both host and VM compute resource consumption. Performance monitoring metrics like CPU and memory are shown at the individual VM level. The standalone version is a lightweight utility that does not require System Center and it’s free.

Veeam Backup & Replication Add-on for Kaseya

Monitoring and reporting tool for Service Providers and IT Departments using Kaseya Virtual System Administrator (VSA) and Veeam Backup & Replication™, which allows you to manage your entire IT environment through a single pane of glass—including your Veeam® backups—improving efficiency to keep up with the speed of the always-on business.

Veeam ONE Free Edition for VMware and Hyper-V

Monitoring, reporting and capacity planning for backup and virtual infrastructures

Veeam ONE Free Edition offers many of the powerful capabilities of Veeam ONE, including agentless data collection, multi-user support, 24x7 real-time monitoring, prebuilt alarms, dashboards and reports, and more. You even have access to Infrastructure Assessment reports that help you plan the deployment of your Veeam Backup & Replication infrastructure.
There are no limits on the number of hosts, management servers and Failover Clusters you can monitor and report on with Veeam ONE Free Edition, and upgrading to the full version of Veeam ONE is as simple as installing a full license key.

Veeam Report Library for System Center

Advanced Microsoft System Center reporting

Create four detailed reports using extended functionality not found in Microsoft System Center. Veeam Report Library for System Center doesn’t limit you to physical or virtual environments, or specific management packs. Best of all, it’s FREE.

Veeam Stencils for Microsoft Visio

Free collection of virtualization Visio stencils for your Hyper-V or VMware deployment planning

Veeam Stencils is a free set of Visio stencils that contains ESX and Hyper-V hosts, SCVMM, datacenters, local and shared storage, LUN, NICs, virtual machines with the status signs, networks and more. ESX and datacenter administrators can use the free collection of Hyper-V and VMware virtualization Visio stencils to create diagrams in reports. This free virtualization product can also be used to improve customer experience, business process effectiveness, monitoring capabilities and workflow.

Veeam Management Pack for Veeam Backup

System Center integration for Veeam Backup & Replication

Get real-time, basic monitoring of Veeam Backup & Replication™ for vSphere and Hyper-V environments with the free edition of Veeam Management Pack for Veeam Backup. The free feature set for Veeam MP for Veeam Backup persists after the 30-day trial of Veeam Management Pack ends.