What is Veeam Backup & Replication?
Veeam® Backup & Replication™ v9 is much more than backup—it provides fast, flexible and reliable recovery of virtualized applications and data. We bring backup and replication together in a single solution to reinvent data protection and deliver the #1 VM Backup™ for VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V virtual environments.
What’s new in Veeam Backup & Replication v9?
Veeam Backup & Replication v9 adds hundreds of new features to deliver recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of <15 minutes for ALL applications and data by enabling high speed recovery, data loss avoidance, verified recoverability, leveraged data and complete visibility.
What is the difference between free and paid editions of Veeam Backup & Replication?
Veeam Backup™ Free Edition complements your regular backup software by providing free, easy, ad hoc backups of individual VMs. If you’re looking for a full-featured Availability solution try Veeam Backup & Replication™. Compare the features of Veeam Backup Free vs. Enterprise Plus Edition.
Is there any difference in price between the vSphere and Hyper-V versions of Veeam Backup & Replication?
No. Veeam maintains price parity across hypervisors, which also facilitates being able to swap licenses between hypervisors for free.
What if my virtual environment includes both vSphere and Hyper-V?
You can purchase licenses for any mix of hypervisors. For example, you may purchase 10 sockets of Veeam Backup & Replication for Hyper-V and 12 sockets of Veeam Backup & Replication for vSphere. You may also swap licenses between hypervisors on an individual socket basis, should you change hypervisor platforms at some future time.