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Veeam Backup & Replication Community Edition

  • FREE backup and recovery software
    for ANY Workload
  • Community Edition is FREE FOREVER
  • Protect 10 Workloads and UNLIMITED
    ad-hoc VM backups
  • Fast application item-level recovery and eDiscovery

The Must-have FREE Backup for VMware and Hyper-V

Veeam® Backup & Replication™ Community Edition is the must-have FREE backup software for VMware and Hyper-V, as well as physical servers, workstations and cloud Instances.

Use Community Edition to protect up to 10 Workloads — any combination of VMs, cloud Instances, physical servers or workstations. Protect your production environment, use it in your home lab or even for migrations at no cost — a FREE gift from Veeam!

FREE Powerful Backup Tool Packed with Features

Community Edition is powerful, reliable, and simple to use. Most importantly, it’s FREE FOREVER!

Save Time and Backup Storage

Eliminate the need for periodic full backups by creating forever-incremental backups

Be Vigilant and Prepared 

Replicate VMs on site for High Availability or off site for DR

Say NO to Ransomware

Verify backups are free of malware before restoring them to production

Fast, Granular Recovery

Restore VMs quickly and get fast granular file and application-item restores with Veeam Explorers™ for Microsoft apps

Easy Cloud Connectivity

Restore/migrate on-premises Windows/Linux VMs, physical servers and endpoints to AWS, Azure and Azure Stack

FREE, Unlimited Ad-Hoc Backups

Have more than 10 Workloads? Get unlimited ad-hoc backups for additional VMs you want to protect with VeeamZIP™

Why is Community Edition the Industry’s BEST Free Backup Software?

Veeam Backup & Replication Community Edition includes powerful backup, recovery and replication capabilities that most businesses would charge for. You can also:

  • Centrally manage and deploy Veeam Agents for Windows and Linux
  • Backup files to VTLs, tape libraries and standalones tape drives
  • Restore entire computers and individual guest files
  • Perform file-level recovery from a snapshot

Plus much more!

Need Support or Want to Protect a Larger Environment?

NEW Veeam Backup Starter is the ideal solution for customers needing “a little extra,” and the next step up in functionality from Community Edition. For half the cost of a typical smartphone or a few months of lattes, you get the peace of mind that ALL your workloads are protected, including:

  • The same capabilities as Veeam Backup & Replication Standard Edition
  • Access to award-winning Veeam Technical Support
  • The ability to protect 2X the workloads of Community Edition: up to 20 workloads
  • Starting at $40 per workload ($400 per year for 10 workloads)

Need even more capabilities — including monitoring and reporting — for up to 50 workloads? Consider Veeam Backup Essentials.

Download Veeam Backup Starter today!

Want Even More FREE Software Gifts from Veeam?


Standalone Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows FREE

Easily back up Windows-based servers,
desktops and laptops

Get it FREE!


Standalone Veeam Agent for Linux FREE

Ensure the Availability of your
Linux Workloads

Get it FREE!


Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 Community Edition

Eliminate the risk of losing access and control of your Office 365 data

Get it FREE!


Veeam ONE Community Edition

A FREE way to leverage the powerful monitoring and reporting of Veeam ONE™

Get it FREE!

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