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Real User
IT Director at a construction company with 501-1,000 employees
Apr 22 2018

What is most valuable?

Key features: * Easy to install and use * Built for virtual environments * Multi-hypervisor support * Offsite backups boosted by WAN acceleration * File and Exchange item level restore * Backup live VMs with no downtime * MS VSS Integration *... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Altaro offers two VMs at no cost. This has helped us to eliminate the implementation of expensive backup solutions at remote offices, which had two instances. The free version is in no way inferior to the paid version and had all the features... more»

What needs improvement?

Availability of physical server backup would be an added advantage. Migrating the physical through a backup and restore to a virtual environment would also be very helpful.
Real User
Owner at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
Feb 12 2018

What is most valuable?

Easy to use and to emplement Offsite – onsite copy Deduplication Automatic restore and consistance tests VMWare and MS are both supported Boot a backuped VM directly

How has it helped my organization?

Altaro helps us by the simplicity of the implementation of the backup policy. It took only several hours to find, test and implement the solution. Furthermore, this solution doesn't need to spend several hours a day to manage the backup... more»

What needs improvement?

Restore file level directly inside a VM. Storage usage : you have often to manualy free disks spaces
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Real User
Information Technologies and Security Specialist at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Aug 23 2017

What is most valuable?

* Automated live Hyper-V backups of full VMs. * Excellent compression and deduplication with off-site WAN backup included. * Retention policies and reporting included. * Granular file-level restore and Exchange restore. * Automated validation... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Accelerated our physical to virtual conversion. It gave us the reliability the business demanded, without investing in expensive software and upgrading the network/storage back end. Allowed application isolation that drastically improved RTOs... more»

What needs improvement?

Moving VMs between non-clustered hosts which both have Altaro backup running will not update their inventories automatically, at least in the latest version I used. Backup speed and comparisons between versions used to be slow on big VMs but... more»
Real User
IT Manager
Jul 20 2017

What do you think of Altaro VM Backup?

Valuable Features Valuable features for us include quick recovery, compression, and deduplication. The mix of these features leads to a reduced backup footprint while having guaranteed fast recovery in case of DR. • Improvements to My Organization It has helped us with easy deployment of backed up test systems and site recovery in case of general power and connection failures. • Room for Improvement The cloud backup and VMware support (now available in the latest releases), could do with some improvement. • Use of Solution We have been using the solution for over two years. • Stability Issues We did not encounter any issues with stability. It is always running. • Scalability Issues We did not encounter any issues with scalability regarding any situation of...
Real User
CEO at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Jan 03 2017

What is most valuable?

* Great backup features for all my Hyper V machines. * Excellent for offsite backup as an add on function * Easy restore for entire virtual machine files and sandbox option * Well priced * Excellent support and team behind this product

How has it helped my organization?

* Easy of use backup * Fully functional multiple locations of backup

What needs improvement?

I want continuous Exchange backup, as this product allows you to revert the Exchange data to almost any custom point in time as it backs up exchange servers as soon as the transactional logs are closed. However I just add hourly backup to... more»
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What is Altaro VM Backup?

Altaro VM Backup is an easy-to-use, high performance VM backup  solution to back up and restore both Hyper-V and VMware-based virtual machines.

Eliminate hassle and headaches with an easy-to-use interface, straightforward setup and a backup solution that gets the job done every time.

Altaro VM Backup is intuitive and feature-rich, with outstanding support as part of the package.

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Thomson Reuters, Microsoft, Amazon, Harvard University, Peugeot, Xerox

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