About Veeam Backup & Replication

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    What is Veeam Backup & Replication?

    Veeam Backup & Replication is a data protection and disaster recovery solution for virtual, physical and cloud environments. With Veeam Backup & Replication you can:

    • Create crash-consistent and application-consistent backups of virtual and physical machines.
    • Quickly restore physical machines, EC2 instances, VMs, VM disks, guest OS files and application items.
    • Perform backup health check to verify that backups are not corrupted and are ready for restoring.
    • Create VM replicas and switch to them in case of a disaster.
    • Automate transferring of backups to tapes and other external repositories.

    Note that in this guide, we will not overview all the Veeam Backup & Replication capabilities. You can find them in the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide.

    What Else Can I Do?

    Veeam Backup & Replication provides utilities not mentioned in this guide that can help you secure and manage your data:

    Veeam Backup & Replication also provides the following tools for monitoring and management: