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Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure

Developers: Veeam Software
Date of the premiere of the system: 2019/11/06
Technology: Cybersecurity - Backup and data storage

2019: Announcement of Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure

On November 7, 2019 the company Veeam Software presented a cloud solution for data protection for workloads Microsoft Azure - Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure. The solution supports cloud the strategy of the company and provides to users of Microsoft additional scalability, protection and the improved control of cloud data.

According to the company, the opportunities put in Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure provide the maximum usability and "turnkey" deployment via Microsoft Azure Marketplace and also recovery at the level of files for pictures and backup copies of Veeam. For the first time in the industry the solution includes the tool of a preliminary estimate of cost of use of cloud resources that gives to customers of a possibility of more strict expenditure management. Integration with Veeam Backup & Replication allows to control better cloud data thanks to protection and management of backup copies of Azure together with cloud, virtual and physical data.

Observing for November, 2019 rapid growth of popularity of Azure among our clients, we are glad to present own solution for backup developed in cooperation with Microsoft especially for Azure workloads.

Ratmir Timashev, the co-founder and the executive vice president for sales and marketing of Veeam Software told

According to representatives of the company, for November, 2019 Veeam actively interacts with the companies worldwide, aiming to increase for them the value of solutions of Microsoft. This aspiration is confirmed also in the forthcoming releases of solutions of Veeam for Azure. For November, 2019 Veeam will show expansion of opportunities Veeam Backup & Replication thanks to which customers will be able to protect better Azure virtual machines, using the following built-in features:

  • The native cloud data protection implemented for Microsoft Azure workloads, with support of the built-in pictures and backup copies of Veeam and also Azure optimized for long-term data storage in storage of BLOB objects.
  • Powerful and reliable technologies of recovery for providing the indicators of RTO, best in the industry, including recovery at the level of files of pictures and backup copies of Veeam and also a possibility of recovery in local data center or any other Wednesday supported by Veeam.
  • Cost reduction thanks to the industry-first tool of a preliminary estimate of cost of use of cloud resources. Modeling of payments for use of resources before start of backup allows to avoid excessive costs.