VM Replica Types

Veeam Backup & Replication automatically selects what type of VM replica must be created. Veeam Backup & Replication supports two methods for creating VM replicas:

Which type of replica Veeam Backup & Replication uses depends on the following criteria:

  • Version of the source Microsoft Hyper-V host
  • Version of the target Microsoft Hyper-V host

For more information, see the compatibility table in the Supported Platforms for VM Replica Types section.