|Entire VM recovery|
|Full VM recovery||Recover an entire virtual machine (VM) on the original host or on a different host; includes quick rollback functionality to restore changed blocks only|
|Instant VM Recovery™||Quickly restore service to users by starting a VM directly from a backup file on regular backup storage.|
|VM file and virtual disk recovery||Recover individual VM files (such as VMX) and virtual disks.|
|Instant File-Level Recovery||limited||Recover files from 19 common file systems used by Windows, Linux, BSD, Mac OS, Novell, Solaris and Unix.3|
|Veeam Explorer™ for Storage Snapshots (EMC, HPE and NetApp)1||Restore individual VMs, guest files and application items from EMC VNX, VNX2 and VNXe snapshots, HPE 3PAR StoreServ, StoreVirtual and StoreVirtual VSA snapshots, as well as from NetApp Data ONTAP based storage including FAS, FlexArray (V-Series), Data ONTAP Edge and IBM N series snapshots.|
|Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Active Directory||limited||Search and restore for all Active Directory object types, including users, groups, computer accounts, contacts, passwords and Primary GroupID. Free Edition supports single user and computer account restore via export in LDIFDE format or restore back to Active Directory, as well as the ability to restore passwords. Enterprise Plus editions includes multi-select restore and container restore, Group Policy Objects (GPO) restore, Active Directory-integrated DNS records restore and Configuration Partition objects restore.|
|Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Exchange||limited||Get instant visibility into Microsoft Exchange 2010, 2013 and 2016 backups for item recovery of individual Exchange items (emails, appointments, notes, contacts, etc.), Online Archive mailboxes and hard-deleted (i.e., permanently deleted) items. Leverage comprehensive eDiscovery functionality including query result size estimation and detailed export reports. Enterprise Plus Edition also supports restore back to the original mailbox.|
|Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SQL Server||limited||Restore individual SQL databases easily, without needing an extensive SQL background or having to search for database and transaction log files. Free Edition only supports local database restores. Enterprise Plus Edition includes agentless transaction log backup and replay, transaction-level recovery of databases and SQL objects (tables, stored procedures, views, etc.) back to the original or new SQL server.|
|Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SharePoint||limited||Get instant visibility into SharePoint backups with advanced search and browse capabilities for quick recovery of individual SharePoint items, entire sites. Free Edition supports SharePoint item restore via save, send and export. Enterprise Plus Edition also supports entire site restore, as well as restore to original location.|
|Veeam Explorer for Oracle||Restore individual Oracle databases with ease, without needing an extensive Oracle background or having to search for database and transaction log files. Enterprise Plus Edition includes agentless transaction log backup, archived log management and transaction-level recovery of databases back to the original or new Oracle server|
|U-AIR® (Universal Application-Item Recovery)||Recover individual objects for ANY virtualized application including PostgreSQL and MySQL databases by starting up the VM directly from a backup file in an isolated environment and accessing the application with native management tools.|
|1-Click file and VM recovery portal for help desk operators||Restore guest files and VMs with a single click through a web UI.|
|Microsoft Exchange item recovery portal for help desk operators||Restore missing mailbox items back to the original mailbox with a single click through a web UI.|
|Database recovery portal for Microsoft SQL DBAs||Restore individual databases back to the original server, or a new SQL server, with a single click through a web UI.|
|Automated report generation and delivery||Schedule reports to be automatically generated and delivered to your inbox, dashboards, web portals or archives.|
|Self-service file restore portal for application owners||File restore portal with automatic VM detection, and automatic delegation based on Local Administrator group membership.|
|Recovery delegation||Enable full self-service for all web UI recovery features by delegating recoveries for individual VMs, and groups of VMs, to specific users or groups such as local IT staff, application owners, department members, etc.|
|Data Loss Avoidance|
|Application-aware, image-based backups||limited||Create application-consistent image-level VM backups with advanced application-aware processing (including transaction log truncation).|
|VeeamZIP||limited||Streamline ad hoc backups of live VMs for archival purposes. Free Edition supports individual VeeamZIP backup creation. Enterprise Plus Edition supports simultaneous VeeamZIP backup creation.|
|Quick Backup||Perform quick incremental backups of individual VMs with the existing backup job.|
|ROBO Guest Interaction Proxy||Reduce the load on the central backup server and simplify scalability for enterprise-level businesses with a large number of remote office/branch office (ROBO) deployments when performing application-aware processing and guest file system indexing.|
|Backup I/O Control||Allows you to set the maximum acceptable I/O latency level for production datastores to ensure backup and replication activities do not impact storage availability to production workloads. Enterprise Plus Edition includes a global latency setting and provides setting customization on a per-datastore basis.|
|Backup from Storage Snapshots (EMC, HPE and NetApp)2||Create image-based backups and replicas from EMC VNX, VNX2 and VNXe snapshots, HPE 3PAR StoreServ, StoreVirtual and StoreVirtual VSA snapshots, as well as from NetApp Data ONTAP based storage including FAS, FlexArray (V-Series), Data ONTAP Edge and IBM N series snapshots as often as necessary with little to no impact on production.|
|Backup from NetApp SnapMirror and SnapVault1||Eliminate the additional impact from backup activities on production storage by retrieving VM data from SnapMirror or SnapVault secondary storage systems, instead of from the primary storage system.|
|Secondary backup to NetApp storage1||
|Create a second, application-consistent, storage snapshot-based backup to NetApp Data ONTAP based storage including FAS, FlexArray (V-Series), Data ONTAP Edge VSA and IBM N series.|
|Synthetic full backup||Eliminate the need for periodic full backups by creating “forever incremental” backups that save time and storage.|
|Built-in deduplication, compression and swap exclusion||Decrease backup storage requirements and network traffic with built-in deduplication. Multiple compression options let you balance storage consumption with performance and backup proxy load. Swap exclusion reduces backup footprint and improves performance.|
|BitLooker||limited||Analyzes the NTFS Master File Table (MFT) to identify blocks belonging to deleted files, and skips those blocks from image-level processing to reduce backup file sizes and replication bandwidth consumption. Free Edition supports only non-scheduled full backups.|
|Backup Copy jobs||Copy all or selected VM backups to your disaster recovery (DR) storage location of choice automatically. This includes validation and remediation to ensure copies are available and reliable.|
|Veeam Cloud Connect Backup||Get your backups off site with fully integrated, fast and secure backup to, and restore from, the cloud through a service provider of your choice.|
|End-to-end encryption||limited||Secure backup data and network transfers with end-to-end AES 256-bit encryption without any negative impact on built-in compression and WAN acceleration data reduction ratios. Free Edition allows you to encrypt your backup files as you create them and/or move them to tape. Enterprise Plus Edition includes lost password protection.|
|Native tape support||limited||
Back up and archive files and VM backups to standalone tapes, tape libraries and virtual tape libraries connected to any Microsoft Windows server in your environment.
Free Edition supports copying Windows, Linux and VM backup files to tape, parallel processing, Unknown Media Changer (via native SCSI commands), Failover to SCSI and Global Media Pools (GMPs).
Enterprise Plus Editions adds tight integration with backup jobs and supports full tracking of VMs and restore points on tape as well as in media vaults. It also supports GMPs spanning multiple tape libraries, and a dedicated media pool type to simplify Grandfather-Father-Son (GFS) retention.
|Deduplicating storage integrations||Get faster backup performance by backing up to deduplicating storage integrations (EMC Data Domain Boost, HPE StoreOnce Catalyst and ExaGrid Accelerated Data Mover).|
|Per-VM backup files for deduplicating storage||Store each VM in a separate backup file; enhances backup performance when backing up to deduplicating storage by leveraging parallel VM processing to enable multiple concurrent write streams.|
|File-selective image-level processing||Exclude individual files and folders during backup and replication, reducing the amount of data that needs to be transferred and stored.|
|Built-in WAN Acceleration||
Get backups off site up to 50x faster and save bandwidth with agentless Backup Copy jobs.
Enterprise Plus Edition supports Built-in WAN Acceleration to any target, including Veeam Cloud Connect targets.
|Scale-out Backup Repository™||Provide an abstraction layer over individual storage devices to create a single virtual pool of backup storage for your backups. Enterprise Plus Edition supports unlimited extents|
|Image-based VM replication||Replicate VMs on site for high availability or off site for disaster recovery.|
|Veeam Cloud Connect Replication||Ensure availability of your mission-critical applications with fully integrated, fast and secure cloud-based disaster recovery through a Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) provider of your choice.|
|Assisted failover and failback||Replica rollback and assisted failover and failback.|
|Replication from a backup||Create replicas directly from VM backup files without impacting production.|
|Planned Failover||Facilitate data center migrations with zero data loss.|
|1-Click Failover Orchestration||Built-in failover plan orchestration enabling easy 1-click site failover to minimize unplanned downtime.|
|Built-in WAN Acceleration||Get replicas off site 50x faster and save bandwidth. Enterprise Plus Edition supports Built-in WAN Acceleration to any target, including Veeam Cloud Connect targets.|
|SureBackup®||Automatically test and verify every backed-up VM for recoverability by running the VM directly from the backup file (no full VM restore is required). This includes support for custom application test scripts.|
|SureReplica1||Automatically test and verify every replica VM for recoverability. This includes support for custom application test scripts.|
|On-Demand Sandbox™||Run one or more VMs directly from a backup in an isolated environment and the ability to troubleshoot, test and train on a working copy of the production environment without impacting business operations.|
|On-Demand Sandbox for Storage Snapshots||Use storage snapshots to quickly create complete isolated copies of your production environment, for fast and easy testing and troubleshooting.|
|Support for VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V||Support for VMware vSphere 4.1 or later, and Microsoft Hyper-V 2008 R2 SP1 or later. View both hypervisors from a single console.|
|vSphere Web Client Plug-in1||Perform VeeamZIP and Quick Backup. Monitor backups, easily identify unprotected VMs and simplify capacity planning — all directly from the vSphere Web Client.|
|Standalone console||Install the console separate from the backup server for installation on laptops and desktops, eliminating Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) sessions to a backup server.|
|Centralized Management Web UI (Veeam Enterprise Manager)||
Get a web-based, consolidated view of your distributed deployment in a single pane of glass without having to log into individual backup servers. This includes federation of multiple backup servers, centralized reporting and consolidated alerting.
Enterprise Plus Edition also includes full job management functionality, and the ability to perform restores.
|Guest file system indexing||
A catalog of guest files enabling effortless search of individual files, to find and restore a file without knowing the precise file location or the time when it was deleted.
Enterprise Plus Edition also provides a catalog of archived backup files, and integrate with 1-Click to enable restore directly from search results.
|vCloud Director support1||limited||
Back up vApp and VM metadata and attributes. Restore vApps and VMs directly to vCD, and also restore fast-provisioned VMs.
Enterprise Plus Edition also supports scheduled incremental backup jobs of vCD VMs.
|Multiple storage access options||Backup and replicate directly from SAN, directly from NFS storage, through hypervisor I/O stack, or over LAN.|
|Changed block tracking||limited||Minimize backup time and allow for more frequent backup and replication. Supported on both VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V. Free Edition does not support VM replication.|
|File Manager||Integrates file management (Veeam FastSCP™) into the operator console.|
|Quick Migration1||Migrate vSphere VMs between hosts and/or data stores using VMware vMotion, Storage vMotion and/or Veeam-provided migration technology.|
|Task automation||All editions support PowerShell. Enterprise Plus Edition also supports RESTful API.|