Product Suites for Modern Data Protection

Which backup solution is right for you?

Veeam gives you multiple options for purchasing #1 VM Backup. The right solution for you depends on the size of your virtual environment, your budget and your monitoring and reporting requirements.

  • Veeam Backup & Replication - #1 VM Backup, delivering Modern Data Protection to VMware and Hyper-V environments of all sizes
  • Veeam Backup Essentials - packaging and pricing especially suited for small businesses with typically fewer than 250 employees and virtual environments with 2, 4 or 6 sockets, includes all the features and benefits of Veeam Backup & Replication
  • Veeam Backup Management Suite - provides all the features and benefits of Veeam Backup & Replication while also offering additional visibility into your virtual environment, as well as advanced monitoring, reporting and capacity planning capabilities for both your backup and virtual infrastructures of all sizes.

Limited-time offer:

Save up to 25%

Veeam Backup Essentials

Small virtual environments under 6 sockets

Veeam Backup Essentials for VMware and Hyper-V is an ideal data protection solution for small businesses with 2, 4 or 6 CPU sockets (and typically fewer than 200 employees). It is packaged in 2-socket bundles, and customers may purchase a maximum of 3 bundles (6 CPU sockets).

For example:
You have 150 virtual machines on 3 dual-processor hosts, each processor is a quad-core. With this configuration, you need to license 6 sockets: 3 hosts x 2 processors.

Veeam Backup Essentials offers savings of 33% or more over purchasing Veeam Backup & Replication, and it is available for all editions – Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus. To find out your exact savings, please contact Veeam ProPartners.

MSRP per CPU socket for North America
includes 1st year Maintenance and Support
(20% or more value) and starts at:
Standard Enterprise Enterprise Plus
Veeam Backup Essentials

Sold by 2 CPU sockets. Max. 6 CPU sockets per customer

820 USD
410 per CPU socket
1,500 USD
750 per CPU socket
2,300 USD
1,150 per CPU socket
Veeam Backup Essentials Cloud Edition*

Sold by 2 CPU sockets. Max. 6 CPU sockets per customer

489 USD/year
244.5 per CPU socket
899 USD/year
449.5 per CPU socket
1,375 USD/year
687.5 per CPU socket

*Cloud Edition is a solution for copying backups to public cloud storage. It is available for purchase on an annual subscription basis

Veeam Backup Management Suite

Environments of any size

Veeam Backup Management Suite provides Modern Data Protect to organizations of any size. It is purchased on a per-socket basis, and there is no limit on the number of sockets that may be purchased.

Veeam Backup Management Suite is available for all editions of Veeam Backup & Replication – Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus and Cloud Edition.

MSRP per CPU socket for North America
includes 1st year Maintenance and Support
(20% or more value) and starts at:
Standard Enterprise Enterprise Plus
Veeam Backup Management Suite 1,100 USD 1,550 USD 2,300 USD
Veeam Backup Management Suite Cloud Edition* 649 USD/year 915 USD/year 1,319 USD/year

*Cloud Edition is a solution for copying backups to public cloud storage. It is available for purchase on an annual subscription basis

Compare editions

Veeam offers different editions of Veeam Backup Essentials and Veeam Backup Management Suite, so you can choose the edition that best meets your needs and budget.

Standard Enterprise Enterprise Plus
Backup (disk and tape)
Replication (near-CDP, WAN optimized)
Instant VM Recovery®
Flexible recovery (entire VM, virtual disks, guest files)
Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint
vCloud Director support
Enhanced tape integration (track VMs on tapes)
SureBackup™ – Recovery Verification
U-AIR (Universal Application-Item Recovery)
1-Click file and VM restore
Self-service recovery
Built-in WAN acceleration
Backup from HP storage snapshots*
Advanced monitoring, reporting and capacity planning for backup and virtual infrastructure
Store backups in the cloud

Available in Cloud Edition only Learn more

* Currently for VMware only

Licensing, renewal

Veeam Backup Essentials and Veeam Backup Management Suite are licensed by the total number of CPU sockets on the hosts where the VMs to be backed up and/or replicated reside.*

There are no per-agent, per-VM or per-application license fees. The license fee includes one year of maintenance (technical support and product updates).

We offer discount for customers for multi-years renewals. You can save up to 25% on reinstatement fee.

* Target hosts (for replication and migration jobs) do not need to be licensed.