45 Microsoft 365 recovery options

Backup is important, but equally important is having a variety of recovery options at your disposal. Veeam is famous for its breadth of recovery in its platform across cloud, virtual, physical, SaaS and Kubernetes workloads. In this blog, we’ll unpack the 40 recovery options that come in Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 and how they can help you bring back data in the way that makes the most sense for your business. most sense for your business. Read more
Edward Watson
Edward Watson

Senior Manager, Product Marketing

#1 Microsoft 365 backup guide

Since the inception of Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365, Veeam has made it our mission to educate the IT community on the importance of protecting data in Office 365. Fortunately, as time has gone by, more and more organizations understand the “why” of SaaS backup and want to focus on the “how”. So, we have created a new easy-to-read technical guide on Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 which explains everything from what the components are, to how get up and running creating your first backups and restores. Let’s cover a few important aspects of deploying Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365. Read more
Edward Watson
Edward Watson

Senior Manager, Product Marketing

How to automate adding Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 Auxiliary accounts

Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 is subject to throttling rules placed on SharePoint sites. These rules limit traffic speed for any item downloaded per user from any SharePoint site or OneDrive for Business on Microsoft servers. These throttling rules generally go unnoticed in day-to-day use of the cloud product but can drastically limit backup recovery point objectives. Veeam has a solution to this problem in the way of Auxiliary backup accounts. Read more
Karinne Bessette
Karinne Bessette

Technologist, Product Strategy

Office 365: Restoring data with Veeam explorers

With Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 version 4, we offer an explorer for SharePoint, OneDrive and Exchange Online. These explorers can not only restore data back to the original locations but export locally for manual upload or archival purposes. Read more
Karinne Bessette
Karinne Bessette

Technologist, Product Strategy

Size planning for your Office 365 backup job

Having the right account and knowing your backups’ components is a critical first step in the backup process, but you also need to know the scope of the Microsoft Office 365 environment you want to back up. Which services do you plan on including in this backup scope? Knowing the components you plan on backing up will help greatly when it comes to capacity and resource planning. Read more
Karinne Bessette
Karinne Bessette

Technologist, Product Strategy

Office 365 Backup quick start: Initial configuration

Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 is responsible for backing up and restoring Exchange, OneDrive, and SharePoint online data. What most administrators don’t know is that Microsoft protects the underlying hardware where the data sits but not the data itself, meaning if someone was to modify your data through an access point, Microsoft is not responsible for restoring it back to a previous state. The following articles in this series will help you get started with the product so you can start protecting your Microsoft Office 365 environment today. Read more
Karinne Bessette
Karinne Bessette

Technologist, Product Strategy