Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows is #11 ranked solution in top Cloud Backup tools
and #13 ranked solution in best Backup and Recovery Software
. PeerSpot users give Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows an average rating of 8.6 out of 10.
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. Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows is popular among the large enterprise segment,
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Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows Buyer's Guide
Download the Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows Buyer's Guide including reviews and more. Updated: July 2022
What is Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows?
What is Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows?
Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows is a robust, trusted data protection and recovery solution for both physical and virtual machines. This solution can be used to safeguard all kinds of machines and devices, such as desktops, laptops, and mobile devices. Veeam Agent for Windows can easily be installed on all Windows-based physical servers, workstations, desktops, and virtual machines, and works well in either a standalone or managed mode.
It is widely understood that all users should back up all stored data on a regularly scheduled basis to protect all important data. In the event of a data disaster, data can easily be restored from the backup using this solution and one would never have to experience a loss of important information. Users can implement Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows to perform regularly scheduled backups automatically, or manually, as needed. Users can choose to back up individual folders and files, designate particular computer files, or even the entire computer image.
Backups can be saved in several different locations, such as:
- Cloud Repository (Veeam Cloud Connect)
- Backup Repository (Veeam Backup Server)
- Network Shared Folder
- Local Computer Drive
- Removable Storage Device (USB, CD, DVD, etc)
- Microsoft OneDrive
Veeam Agent for Windows users are able to:
- Create a Veeam Recovery Media file on an external hard drive, CD/DVD/BD, internal hard drive, or choose to establish an ISO file using Veeam Recovery Media on disk.
- Create a comprehensive system image backup and securely back up chosen computer volumes or specific personal folders with files. Users have the option to store backups in a network shared folder on an external hard drive, or use the Veeam backup repository, Veeam Cloud Connect Repository, or Microsoft OneDrive.
Veeam Data restore offers two options:
Volume-level restore: Veeam Agent is able to restore the complete content of the entire volume. The solution retrieves the data blocks pertaining to the designated volumes and copies them to the desired location. A volume can then be restored to a new location or its original location.
File-Level Restore: Veeam Agent will use Veeam’s proprietary driver to publish backup content safely to a user's computer file system. Users can then access the content user Veeam’s Virtual Disk Driver (VDK), which is included with the solution. Users can then easily browse and copy the desired files and folders to use as desired.
Veeam Recovery Media
Veeam Agent for Windows allows users to create a complete recovery image of their computer using Veeam Recovery Media. This image contains all data necessary to run Microsoft Windows Recovery Environment (Windows RE) while supplying a viable option to run users’ computer systems.
Reviews From Real Users:
“We use Veeam Agent for security as well as to ensure we have a backup should the server or discs fatally die. We are a small company with just one building, we want to be sure that should a server be gone we have a backup in the cloud so that we can survive.” - Director at a tech services company
“The compatibility of Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows with other solutions is good. Its integration with other solutions is also good. I also find the product user-friendly.” - Business Development Manager at a tech services company.
Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows Customers
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