VMworld 2013: 18 Must-See Storage Offerings (Part 2)


Veeam: Adding Backup From Snapshots, WAN Acceleration To Backup

Columbus, Ohio-based Veeam Software at showed its new Veeam Backup & Replication v7 at VMworld. This latest version of the software, which targets data protection in virtualized environments, includes two key features:

- Backup from storage snapshots, which enables IT to back up the environment every 15 minutes with no impact on the network.

- Built-In WAN acceleration, which copies backups to offsite locations at up to 50x faster than ordinary file copy.

Also new with Veeam Backup & Replication v7 is native tape support, Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SharePoint, VMware vCloud Director Integration, and over 50 other enhancements.