Veeam Backup & Replication Valuable Features

Sanjeev Roy
Project Manager at renaissance group
We evaluated different options and we picked the most significant one, Veeam. The main features about the Veeam Backup & Replication suite I like are: * If a Veeam image is copied to a replication machine, then Veeam automatically checks to see if ransomware attacked or not. * Veeam will automatically check if a file is corrupt or not. If a file is corrupt, then it will not make a backup copy to the replication server. That means the corrupt file is not copied to replication. * We have confidence that our replication image is good and not corrupted as VM machines. These are the significant features and there are a lot of features with Veeam. You need to first check out the Veeam website. View full review »
Ola Zaher
Infrastructure Section Head at citystars Properties
We migrated our servers from physical to virtual with our B2B platform. We had a big problem when trying to transfer our site server that was about six terabytes to the new environments. We wanted to do it with minimal effort and without changing the permission because if we do a copy, the permissions won't work. We put a Veeam Windows agent on these physical servers, did a backup and then we were able to take this backup as a drive that is connected to the new VM environment. It has helped us transfer the solution in two days instead of working for a minimum of one week to ten days. View full review »
Calvin Engen
Director of IT at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Granular permissions through Veeam Enterprise Manager have allowed for us to pass control down to our support staff instead of having it with senior datacenter resources. Vendor integration for many of the enterprise features have allowed for us to have greater performance from our storage vendors further improving on our commitments to protect our clients' data. View full review »
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reviewer581187
Architect Backup/Recovery with 1,001-5,000 employees
Veeam replication gives migration tools/options for VMware, which is nice. I also enjoy the ability to quickly search for VMs through the Veeam console. View full review »
Chris Childerhose
Solutions Engineer at ThinkON
Features with the most value are Instant VM Recovery, SQL Explorer and Exchange Explorer. Allowing our Veeam Agents access to the repositories for backups is another big plus. View full review »
Mukul Singh
Solution Architect / Delivery Manager - Salesforce CRM - Tech Mahindra at Tech Mahindra (formerly Mahindra Satyam)
The flexibility is the most valuable feature. It is an all-in-one solution for all kinds of infrastructure (physical, cloud, VM). View full review »
Shankar Palaniappan
Virtualization Consultant at Bahwan IT
The restore option is very fast when restoring the VM, and it is the most valuable feature for me. The user interface is good and it is very easy to use. View full review »
Martin-Potgieter
IT Director at FNF
The whole replication aspect of the solution is excellent because it compresses the data so well. The way you get everything on one pane and see the whole environment because you're top is one of the reasons I really like Nutanix. View full review »
BizDev3219
VP Business Development with 11-50 employees
The most valuable feature is its consistency. View full review »
Brad O'Connor
Systems Administrator at a financial services firm with 201-500 employees
The ease of use and reliability of this solution are real assets. Also, it has an ease of use to work with a third party vendor. View full review »
Sam Kemp
Enterprise Architect at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
The most valuable feature has been the integration of physical agents and our cloud connect service. Using this, we're in the process of replacing one of our legacy backup products and standardizing on two products to handle all of our backup and recovery needs. View full review »
ReviewerJ296
Server Administrator III with 1,001-5,000 employees
The most valuable feature is the reporting feature. It is a very visual product. View full review »
networka1001379
Network Administrator at a wholesaler/distributor with 201-500 employees
Replication feature is very useful to instantly recover a VM. Not only can Veeam be used for backups, but also for DR usage as well. View full review »
Kamal Patel
System Engineer with 1,001-5,000 employees
* Restore "File" and "Folder" from VM Backup in Windows, as well as Linux. * AD Restore * Exchange Database * SQL Database * Veeam dedup and compression View full review »
Jean-Luc LE FLOCH
Sales Representative at a tech vendor with 11-50 employees
Replication and restore object in Exchange boxes with possibility to select part of Microsoft directory. View full review »
reviewer1054449
Director of Enterprise Infrastructure Services with 501-1,000 employees
Backup and restores. View full review »
reviewer1053252
Technical Presales Consultant/ Engineer at a wholesaler/distributor with 10,001+ employees
* Rotating HDDs for offline backups use case * Instant VM recovery with vPower NFS and SureBackup, also known as Recovery Assurance by other vendors. View full review »
reviewer1058067
User
* Application awareness (via Windows VSS Writers, Oracle RMAN integration, etc.) * Quick migration. View full review »
RichardDavis
Technical Architect at a tech services company with 5,001-10,000 employees
* Seeding * Faster backups over small links. View full review »
reviewer912612
NSW Practice Lead with 201-500 employees
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