Veeam and VMware – What You Need to Know

What is Microsoft Veeam?

Veeam offers all-encompassing data protection & disaster recovery solution for the VMware vSphere & Ms Hyper-V virtual environments. Veeam Backup and Replication is company’s flagship product specifically made to optimize performance of the VMware vSphere & Microsoft Hyper-V surrounding. Let us know Is Veeam part of VMware?

Veeam’s with VMware is an important factor in company’s success. With the Veeam Backup and Replication, customers may easily protect the virtual machines & restore them fast if there is any kind of the disaster. This solution offers a wide range of the recovery options that includes whole VM, individual files and application items, as well as instant VM recovery.

Backups can easily be saved in many different locations like:

  • Backup Repository
  • Cloud Repository
  • Local Computer Drive
  • Network Shared Folder
  • Ms OneDrive
  • Removable Storage Device

Veeam Agent for the Windows users can:

  • Create the Veeam Recovery file on external hard drive, internal hard drive, DVD/ CD/BD, and choose to establish ISO file by using the Veeam Recovery Media.
  • Create the comprehensive system backup & securely back up selected computer volumes and specific personal folders and files. Users have an option to store their backups in the network shared folder over the external hard drive, and use Veeam backup repository, the Veeam Cloud Connect Repository and Microsoft OneDrive.

What is Microsoft Veeam?

Furthermore, Veeam’s integration with the VMware vSphere enables for the efficient backup & recovery of the virtual machines. Veeam Backup and Replication leverages VMware vStorage for Data Protection that will perform the backups without any need for the agents and additional program installed in VMs. By making use of VADP, Veeam will perform the image-level VMs backups when they are running that reduces impact on production environment.

Besides the integration with the VMware vSphere, Veeam supports various other virtualization platforms like Ms Hyper-V & Nutanix AHV. The flexibility enables customers to make use of Veeam as the single backup solution for whole virtual environment, irrespective of hypervisor platform that they are using.

Final Words

While Veeam isn’t the part of VMware, it’s a most valued partner that offers a necessary solution for the data protection & disaster recovery in the virtualized environments. This partnership between the Veeam & VMware is very important for success of both the companies, and even customers are rest simple knowing that the virtual environments are well-protected by the industry-leading solutions.