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Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5
User Guide for VMware vSphere

Performing Instant VM Recovery

With Instant VM Recovery, you can immediately start a VM from a backup file stored on the backup repository. Instant VM Recovery accelerates the restore process, allows you to improve RTOs and decrease downtime of production VMs.

Before starting Instant VM Recovery, check prerequisites. Then use the Instant VM Recovery wizard to recover the necessary VM.  

  1. Launch the Instant VM Recovery wizard
  2. Select VMs
  3. Select a restore point
  4. Select a recovery mode
  5. Select destination for the restored VM
  6. Select destination for virtual disk updates
  7. Specify a restore reason
  8. Verify Instant VM Recovery settings
  9. Finalize Instant VM Recovery
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