Veeam is a software company headquarter in Baar, Switzerland with 255,000+ customers, 47,000 ProPartners, and 14,300 VCSP Partners that develops backup, disaster recovery and virtualization management solutions for VMware and Hyper-V virtual environments. The company have awards winning products that increase the resistance of virtualized workloads, reduce downtime, and ensure the system availability required by service-level agreements.
Veeam Availability Suite v9.5 combines the industry-leading backup, restore and replication capabilities of Veeam Backup & Replication with the advanced monitoring, reporting and capacity planning functionality of Veeam ONE for VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V virtual environments providing with a high Availability data center functionality through the following capabilities:
- High Speed Recovery
- Data Loss Avoidance
- Verified recoverability
- Leveraged Data, and
- Complete Visibility
With New Veeam Availabilty Suite v10 which may be officially announced in 4th Quarter of 2017, you will drive business continuity and agility to new levels as:
- Any workload: virtual, physical or cloud on any infrastructure: private, public, managed or SaaS in Multi-Cloud and Hybrid Cloud can be easily managed
- By freeing up expensive primary backup storage through object storage support and policy-driven data management, costs can be decreased
- with ‘Always On Cloud’ Availability Platform, including physical servers and Network Attached Storage (NAS), you can Keep your business running with recovery SLAs.
Following are some new features that will be included in Veeam v10:
Direct Integration of Microsoft & Linux Agents in Veeam Backup & Replication Console
With direct integration of Microsoft & Linux agents in Veeam Backup & Replication console, enable administrators to reduce complexity management and improve usability to manage virtual and physical infrastructures.
NAS Backup Support for SMB and NFS Datastores
Maintain Availability with file-level backup support for NAS for SMB and NFS datastores, and also include support for scalable SMB/NFS backups, flexible data protection through short and long-term retention policies.
Scaling Out Backup Repository – An Archive Tier
The new archive tier will deliver storage-agnostic support by enabling the archiving of backups to any storage or media, deliver backup data management by automatically moving the oldest backup files from primary storage to archive extents and provide broad cloud object storage support. With this, you can save primary backup repository space and minimize costs while maintaining compliance with the addition of an archive tier for Scale-Out Backup Repository
Veeam Continuous Data Protection
Preserve critical data during a disaster and ensure the Availability of tier-1 VMs with VMware-certified continuous data protection to reduce RPOs from minutes to seconds, as well as leverage VMware’s VAIO framework to reliably intercept and redirect VM I/O to the replica without a need to create standard VM snapshots.
Additional Enterprise Scalability Enhancements
Veeam Availability Suite v10 with several additional enterprise scalability enhancements including role-based access control to establish self-service backup and restore functionality for VMware workloads based on vCenter Server permissions and Oracle RMAN integration, which allow users to seamlessly stream RMAN backups into Veeam repositories and easily perform UI-driven restores from backups using a Veeam console.
Primary Storage Integrations — Universal Storage Integration API
Extend Availability and improve recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) through primary storage integrations with leading storage providers through a universal plug-in framework enabling select partners to build integrations with Veeam Backup & Replication. New integrated storage solutions based on the API include IBM Spectrum Virtualize (IBM SAN Volume Controller (SVC) and the IBM Storwize family), Lenovo Storage V Series and INFINIDAT.
Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) enhancements including vCloud Director integration for Veeam Cloud Connect Replication and Tape as a Service (TaaS) for Veeam Cloud Connect Backups will be introduced for service providers.
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