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Veeam Backup Essentials v8 Includes Veeam Backup & Replication and Veeam ONE

Backup Essentials for VMware and Hyper-V

#1 VM Backup for small businesses – Save up to 60% or more!

The vision behind “Availability for the Modern Data Center”

Why do small businesses trust Veeam®? Veeam provides the most reliable, effortless and affordable modern data protection for small businesses with Veeam Backup Essentials™. We have specially packaged our complete and easy to use enterprise-grade backup solution in a suite designed to accommodate even the smallest business and budget.

Backup Essentials is designed to save you time and money while providing ALL of the backup and recovery options you need for your VMware or Hyper-V environment, with savings of up to 60% or more!

Product Overview What's New in v8 (Backup)

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It just works! Award-winning solution for VMware and Hyper-V backup

You are busy, and managing IT on your own is no easy task. You need a new kind of solution designed to leverage the technologies of the modern data center, including virtualization, modern storage, and the cloud, and that will ultimately save you time and help you focus on growing your business. Veeam Backup Essentials takes the worry out of modern data protection by equipping you with backup, replication, multiple recovery options and many other features. Veeam provides an availability solution designed to offer the reliability you need to protect your virtual infrastructure. Stop wasting precious time managing legacy backup solutions. Switch to Veeam now!

A 2013 Veeam customer survey discovered that an effortless install and setup is Veeam’s standard. 92% of Veeam customers upgrade their Veeam software with no outside help from consultants and 60% complete the task in less than an hour!

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.

Essential components for AVAILABILITY

Veeam Backup Essentials offers the exact same functionality as Veeam Availability Suite™ and is available for small businesses operating 2, 4, and 6 socket environments. Built from Veeam Backup & Replication™ and Veeam ONE™, Veeam Backup Essentials™ provides EVERYTHING you need to modernize your virtual data center including:

Veeam Backup & Replication v8:

  • 2-in-1: backup and replication™: Improve offsite backup and recovery including WAN-accelerated replication, replication from backup and 1-click site failover with support for planned failover
  • Instant VM Recovery: Recover a failed virtual machine (VM) in less than two minutes
  • ENHANCED! Veeam Explorer™ for Microsoft Exchange: Get instant visibility and granular recovery of individual Exchange items, including hard-deleted items you thought were lost forever
  • Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SharePoint: Get instant visibility into SharePoint and easily find and recover specific items to email or directly to the SharePoint server.
  • Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SQL: Get fast transaction-level recovery of SQL databases and restore SQL databases to a precisely desired point in time
  • Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Active Directory: Instantly recover individual Active Directory objects and entire containers, as well as user accounts/passwords
  • SureBackup®: Test every backup, every time before launch to ensure full recovery
  • Veeam Cloud Connect: Save money and guard against catastrophic data loss by connecting to backup repositories hosted by a service provider.
And MUCH MORE: View all features

I didn’t look any further than Veeam Backup Essentials because it provides solutions to all our problems

Paul Schoonderwoert
IT Manager
EPL B.V.

Veeam ONE v8 provides complete visibility of your virtual and backup environments through powerful and easy-to-use monitoring, reporting and capacity planning tools.

  • 24x7 real-time monitoring and alerting: Notifies you of backup and performance issues before operational impact.
  • Fully-customizable reporting: Simplifies compliance auditing and provides concise pictures of resources and workloads. Includes over 25 backup reports to help maintain system availability
  • Resource optimization and capacity planning: Removes the guesswork from planning and provides complete visibility of your resource usage
Learn more about Veeam ONE

With Veeam, we have peace of mind. You just set it and forget it.

John Chase
Group IT Manager
The Pinewood Studios Group

Veeam grows with you

As your business grows, so does your virtual infrastructure. Once you require more than six sockets, Veeam makes it easy to upgrade to Veeam Availability Suite to retain the same level of functionality and protection.

Multiple Hypervisors? No Problem

If you are operating in multiple virtual environments or need to switch between VMware and Hyper-V, Veeam has you covered, allowing you to easily swap hypervisor licenses.

#1 VM Backup - We can back it up!

With more than 121,500 customers worldwide and 6.5 million VMs protected, Veeam Backup & Replication is helping organizations make the most of their investments in virtualization.
Veeam Essentials ideal for a small business with limited support staff and budget constraints

Veeam Essentials ideal for a small business with limited support staff and budget constraints

"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.

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