Sales Hotline: 1-800-691-1991 8am - 8pm ET

NEW Veeam Backup Essentials 9.5

Powerful, affordable and easy to use backup, recovery, monitoring and reporting

Backup Essentials for ALL workloads — virtual, physical, and cloud

Small businesses save up to 60%!
Veeam® Backup Essentials™ delivers powerful, affordable and easy to use backup, recovery, monitoring and reporting for ALL workloads — virtual, physical, and cloud (including VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V) — from a single management console. It combines the backup, restore and replication capabilities of Veeam Backup & Replication™ with the advanced monitoring, reporting and capacity planning functionality of Veeam ONE™. Designed for smaller businesses with less than 250 employees and environments no larger than 6 CPU sockets or 50 instances, Veeam Backup Essentials delivers the same, enterprise-level functionality as Veeam Availability Suite™, with a savings of up to 60%.

No feature limitations for 30 days


An affordable, award-winning solution for small businesses

You are busy, and managing IT on your own is no easy task. You need a backup solution that just works, is hassle-free, and saves valuable time so you can focus on growing your business. Stop wasting time managing legacy backup solutions and switch to Veeam, the affordable and worry-free solution that you can trust will deliver fast, reliable and affordable backup and recovery for ALL of your workloads — virtual, physical and cloud.

Veeam Backup Essentials is the ultimate small business pack, delivering the same functionality of Veeam Availability Suite™ at HALF the price! It is specially packaged and priced for smaller businesses with fewer than 250 employees and it features perpetual licenses of 2, 4 or 6 CPU sockets and one- to five-year subscription licenses available per instance (packaged in 5-instance bundles) for 10 to 50 instances.

See how much you can save your small business with Veeam Backup Essentials! Does your environment have more than 6 sockets or 50 instances? Click here to view pricing for environments of any size.

Powerful, affordable and reliable backup for small and mid-sized businesses

Veeam Backup Essentials, which includes Veeam Backup & Replication and Veeam ONE, offers the same enterprise-level functionality and scalability as Veeam Availability Suite and provides everything you need to modernize your data center. Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 includes essential backup components for your virtual, physical and cloud-based workloads including:
  • 2-in-1: backup and replication™ — Improve off-site backup and recovery with WAN-accelerated replication, replication from backup and 1-click site failover, with support for planned failover.
  • Instant VM Recovery® — Recover a failed VM in less than 2 minutes.
  • Built-in management for Veeam Agent for Linux and Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows.
  • Veeam Cloud TierNEW — Achieve unlimited capacity for long term data retention by using native, cost effective object storage integrations with Amazon S3, Azure Blob Storage, IBM Cloud Object Storage, as well as S3-compatible service providers and on-premises storage solutions.
  • Veeam Cloud MobilityNEW — Get easy portability and recovery of ANY on-premises or cloud-based workloads to AWS, Azure and Azure Stack, with just 2 steps.
  • Veeam DataLabsNEW — Improve operational efficiencies and accelerate innovation by leveraging backups and replicas to mitigate risks associated with application deployment and configuration changes by testing in a secure and trusted production-like environment. Increase security and compliance (including GDPR) and malware prevention with Staged RestoreNEW and Secure RestoreNEW.
  • Veeam Cloud Connect — Easily extend your data center off site with fast, secure cloud backup and replication.
  • SureBackup® — Test every backup, every time, before launch and ensure full recovery.
  • FULL platform support and integration with the latest versions of VMware and Microsoft.
  • Veeam Explorer™ for Microsoft Active Directory — Instantly recover individual Active Directory objects and entire containers, as well as user accounts and passwords. Also supports expiring links between objects.
  • Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SQL Server — Get fast transaction-level recovery of SQL databases and restore SQL databases precisely to a desired point in time.
  • Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Exchange — Get instant visibility and granular recovery of individual Exchange items, including hard-deleted items you thought were lost forever.
What’s new in Veeam Availability Suite video

Automated monitoring and reporting for SMBs

Veeam ONE, an essential part of Veeam Backup Essentials, provides complete visibility into your entire IT environment, including virtual and Veeam-protected cloud and physical workloads. With support for Veeam Backup & Replication, Veeam Agents, as well as VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V, it delivers proactive monitoring and alerting through interactive tools so you can be alerted to potential problems before operational impact. Veeam ONE enables Availability through 24x7 real-time monitoring, reporting and alerting, resource optimization and configuration tracking, capacity planning and forecasting, and chargeback and billing capabilities.
With Veeam, we have peace of mind. You just set it and forget it.
John Chase
Group IT Manager
Pinewood Studios Group

Upgrading from Veeam Backup & Replication Community Edition to Veeam Backup Essentials is easy!

Using Veeam Backup & Replication Community Edition? If so, it’s easy to upgrade to Veeam Backup Essentials to unlock powerful Veeam functionality, as well as protect additional workloads. Veeam Backup Essentials delivers enterprise-level functionality designed to grow with your business and provide the capabilities you need to manage the ever-increasing backup complexities of your SMB.

Upgrading to Veeam Backup Essentials provides users full-feature suite technology, including access to Veeam Backup & Replication and Veeam ONE’s monitoring, reporting and capacity planning functionality. You can also upgrade to Veeam’s Enterprise and Enterprise Plus editions to unlock advanced features including the full functionality of Veeam’s Explorers, Built-in WAN Acceleration, End-to-end encryption, and Veeam DataLabs. Veeam Backup Essentials provides SMBs an affordable way to support up to 6 CPU sockets perpetually or 10 to 50 instances through a subscription license, with additional access to Basic support, to meet all of your needs.

Veeam grows with you

As your business grows, so does your infrastructure. Once you require more sockets or instances, Veeam makes it easy to upgrade to Veeam Availability Suite so you can retain the same level of functionality and protection. Adding a hypervisor? No problem! Veeam supports both VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V. Managing multiple servers and workstations? Veeam also delivers support for physical workstations and servers with Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows and Veeam Agent for Linux.

Maintaining Availability for ALL workloads

Customers, partners and industry experts agree, Veeam is helping organizations make the most of their IT investments.
Top industry awards

Bank Invests in High Availability with Veeam, NetApp and Cisco


Watch product demo

Live or recorded session
with a Veeam system engineer

Try now

Put Veeam in your lab

How to buy

Licensing options,
pricing and packaging