Veeam Backup & Replication Review

​Very smooth backup and restore when required but offsite repository is not very stable.

What is most valuable?

Surebackup, reverse incremental, parallel processing for VM and the hdd and many more.

How has it helped my organization?

Very smooth backup and restore when required.

What needs improvement?

As every application has a scope of improvement so the Veeam, there are many areas they can improve on: the CBT errors, in hot add many times it is found that the Veeam proxy do not release the HDD even after the backup, offsite repository is not very stable.

For how long have I used the solution?

3 years.

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

Not Much, environment specific.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Not much, it is quite stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?


How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:


Technical Support:


Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?


How was the initial setup?

Straightforward but have some complicity in configuring offsite backup.

What about the implementation team?

Vendor Team, team was domain expert.

What was our ROI?

ROI for backup point of view comes only when you are in a condition that only backup can help, I have been in such conditions many times in which Veeam has proved to be a EXCELLENT ROI for my company.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Yes, Avamar.

What other advice do I have?

Excellent product for medium size datacenter, not sure about the large datacenters.

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