What is Veeam Backup & Replication?
Veeam® Backup & Replication ™ 9.5 delivers Availability for ALL workloads —virtual, physical, cloud (including VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V) — from a single management console. It provides fast, flexible and reliable recovery of your applications and data, and brings backup and replication together into a single software solution.
What’s new in Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5?
This latest release of Veeam Backup & Replication offers customers the ability to manage and protect ALL workloads from a single Veeam pane of glass. It also features new strategic partnerships and storage integrations with IBM Spectrum Virtualize and Lenovo Storage V Series to lower RTOs and RPOs, plus much more!
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 Edition vs. Veeam Backup & Replication Enterprise Plus edition.
Is there any difference in price between the VMware vSphere and Microsoft 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, if you change hypervisor platforms in the future.
What licensing and installation details are required to manage Linux and Windows-based agents from Veeam Backup & Replication?
Users must purchase separate licenses for Veeam Agent for Linux and / or Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows and install them with Veeam Backup & Replication.