Backup Section

Backup Section

Welcome to the VirtualizationAdmin.com Backup Section. Here you will find the latest articles, news, white papers, and a number of essential links to help all system administrators deal with backup & recovery issues.

Veeam Backup Free Edition for VMware and Hyper-V

Veeam Backup Free Edition contains useful utilities for day-to-day VM management:

Find out more or download it here.

White Papers

Products for VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V

Virtualization-Powered Data Protection

Virtualization Management

Veeam Product Suites

Free Veeam Products

Expert Kit

Latest Veeam Blog Posts

  • Backing up Domain Controller — Best practices for AD protection (Part 1) 27 April 2016 Andrew Zhelezko

    Microsoft Active Directory is a standard in corporate environments where authentication and central user-management are required. It’s almost impossible to imagine how system administrators would be able to do their jobs effectively if this technology didn’t ...

  • Advanced Integration with Nimble Storage coming in Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 for VMware! 26 April 2016 Clint Wyckoff

    Storage snapshots are an everyday part of the modern data center regardless if you’re the virtualization administrator or the storage professional. One of the most popular requests from the Veeam user community is to bring direct ...

  • The Four Enemies of Availability 25 April 2016 Blake Grantham

    It wasn’t all that long ago that data protection was pretty straightforward. You had 12+ hour backup windows to adhere to, nonexistent or “best effort” SLAs and agents galore to support your limited number of applications ...

  • Incremental vs. differential methods and how Veeam writes backups 12 April 2016 Rick Vanover

    Many times when I explain how Veeam backups work, people have questions about how data is moved for incremental backups. In addition, there are frequent questions about the differences between incremental and differential backups. In this ...

  • Ultimate FAQ for Scale-out Backup Repository 30 March 2016 Andrew Zhelezko

    Among the new features we have added to Veeam Availability Suite v9, there is one we’re especially proud of: Scale-out Backup Repository. This one gets a lot of questions in communities and I’ve decided to address ...

Featured Backup & Recovery Articles

Latest Hyper-V Backup & Recovery Articles

Latest VMware ESX Backup & Recovery Articles

Backup & Recovery Software Solutions

  • Altaro VM Backup v6 9 Sept. 2015 Altaro Software

    New v6 with VMware support! Altaro VM Backup (formerly Altaro Hyper-V Backup) is a hassle-free Virtual Machine backup software for Hyper-V and VMware. The intuitive interface allows you to set up and perform backups and restores ...

  • Veeam Availability Suite v8 28 April 2015 Veeam

    Veeam Availability Suite v8 combines industry leading backup, restore and replication capabilities of Veeam Backup & Replication with the advanced monitoring, reporting and capacity planning functionality of Veeam ONE. Veeam Availability Suite v8 delivers everything you ...

  • Unitrends Enterprise Backup 28 April 2015 Unitrends

    Unitrends Enterprise Backup™ is Unitrends’ software-only backup and recovery virtual appliance. Using Unitrends’ Simply Scalable™ technology, Unitrends Enterprise Backup enables companies to protect their most valuable assets – data, applications and systems – residing on virtual, ...

  • Vembu BDR 2 April 2015 Vembu Technologies

    Vembu BDR (On-Premise Backup & Cloud Disaster Recovery), is a solution designed for SMBs and IT administrators to protect their diverse data center environments. Optional Cloud Disaster Recovery quickly recovers data/applications in an on-premise server crash ...

  • VSquare Backup 5 March 2015 Revolve Studio

    VSquare is a centralize Backup Solution for VMware and Hyper-V with higly advanced features like full virtual disk indexing, integrity checks, scheduling and optimization. A completely Free version is available for download.

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