Veeam Backup & Replication Review

Gives us the power to protect critical VM's. Make sure you purchase the correct license.

Valuable Features

  • File level recovery
  • Point in time backup

Improvements to My Organization

  • Veeam Backup has given us the power to protect the critical VM's that are core to our business. For example we protect our VMware vCenter Server, vCenter MS Sql Server.
  • Active Directory Domain Controller. This help us recover the Internal management tools like vCenter Server within 30 minutes from Veeam Backup.

Use of Solution

2 years

Deployment Issues

Haven't had any issues.

Stability Issues

I have never seen any issues with the Veeam Backup product personally

Scalability Issues

This product is very easy to scale, I never had any issues with it.

Customer Service and Technical Support

Customer Service:


Technical Support:


Previous Solutions

VMware VDP it was missing file level restore on version 5.0 which Veeam offers.

Pricing, Setup Cost and Licensing

This is per-CPU, initially we ordered 40 CPU.

Other Solutions Considered

Before choosing Veeam we have tested two products Unitrends backup, VMware VDP

Other Advice

We have two types of licenses with Veeam, one is for in-house and the other is for the service provider or your customers. Make sure you have a clear understanding of which license you need in your organization.

Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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