Veeam Software Reviews

Chris Childerhose
Real User
Senior Engineer - Backup & Replication at ThinkON
Dec 11 2019

What is most valuable?

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… more»

How has it helped my organization?

With moving the Veeam server to a physical server and creating a Proxy server on each of the hosts we are able to leverage SAN based backup which is very fast. Jobs are… more»

What needs improvement?

Physical backup is always where room for improvement could be but Veeam has always stated they are not going in that direction, however, with Veeam Endpoint Backup… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Be sure as always to evaluate products, get licensing costs, etc. Choose what is right for your business model.

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

We still use Symantec Backup Exec but only due to having physical Exchange 2010 servers. Once we virtualize this will be decommissioned. Having Veeam Endpoint Backup may… more»

What other advice do I have?

Veeam is a great product and always works. The product setup is easy and learning of the product for someone technical is straightforward. I look forward to the… more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

No other options were evaluated as we knew Veeam was one of the better solutions for Virtual Backup.

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Veeam Software Questions

Mar 21 2020
I'm looking for a breakdown of the major differences between these Backup and Disaster Recovery Solutions: 1. Arcserve UDP 2. Acronis Backup 3. Veeam Backup  4. VMware vDPA
it_user102333Comparing the features of the four is not the right approach. You need to… more»
Pablo CastroThe field about Backup is very big , I am a partner from Acronis , and Acronis… more»
it_user130935I second Kevin's remark. It is almost impossible to compare various backup… more»
Sonia Jaguaco
User at a university with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jan 30 2020
I work for a National Polytechnic School that teaches engineering and sciences. We are currently evaluating Dell EMC PowerProtect DD (Data Domain) and Veeam Backup & Replication. What are the biggest differences between the two? Which would you recommend?  Thanks! I appreciate the help. 
SergiCastromilFirst of all, we need to know that both tools work great together. On one hand… more»
Trainstore67Both can be used to run a backup/replication. In the case of Veeam it's a backup… more»
Tim HigginsTeam I have used both DD with Avamar and Veeam Backup, They are both great… more»
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is Rubrik vs Veeam. People like you are trying to decide which one is best for their company. Can you help them out? What is the biggest difference between Rubrik and Veeam Backup & Replication? Which of these two solutions would you… more»
anush santhanamWhen comparing Rubrik with Veeam, it is important to understand their stated… more»
reviewer550881Common misconceptions from Rubrik: Sometimes, Rubrik makes inaccurate or… more»
Rickson Indra1. Mainly Rubrik Cloud Data Management is in the form of appliance so customers… more»
Managing Director at KRsolns LTD
My client is a financial company using SAP in the following environment: Production Servers - 2 - 2 x HPE ProLiant DL360 Gen10 Server (2 x Intel Xeon Silver 4208 Processors) - 512Gb RAM with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 1-2 Sockets for OS - VMware vSphere to construct a total of 13 VMs across the… more»
Daniel AntonsonAlthough a tape-based backup solution (e.g.: Veeam) is a tried & true solution… more»
Allan HammondIn terms of the Backup Server, the spec seems reasonable, although I do not have… more»
Adriano-SimaoI believe it is. As I can see, there are recommended specifications for Veeam… more»