Veeam Backup Cloud Edition: The #1 VM Backup Solution is Now Cloud Ready

  Veeam Backup Cloud Edition: The #1 VM Backup Solution is Now Cloud Ready

Gives Small to Mid-Sized Businesses an Easy-to-Use, Cost Effective Alternative
to Tape and Off-Site Backup Storage; Automatically Copies VMware or Hyper-V VM
               Backups to Any One of 15 Cloud Storage Providers

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BAAR, Switzerland -- February 11, 2013

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News Facts:

  *Veeam Software, innovative provider of backup, replication and
    virtualization management solutions for VMware vSphere and Windows Server
    Hyper-V, announced that, with the immediate availability of Veeam Backup
    Cloud Edition, the #1 VM backup solution is now cloud ready.
  *Veeam Backup Cloud Edition turns every leading public storage cloud into
    an easy-to-use data repository for backups, providing a powerful and
    affordable alternative to tape and traditional offsite backup storage.
  *Veeam Backup Cloud Edition is cloud-agnostic, with support for 15
    different public storage clouds including Windows Azure, Amazon S3, Amazon
    Glacier, Rackspace and HP Cloud (as well as support for additional clouds
    built on OpenStack).
  *Key benefits of the solution include:


            *Automated: Copying of local backups to the cloud occurs
              automatically on a scheduled basis.
            *Secure: Backups to the cloud are compressed, deduplicated, and
              protected with up to AES 256-bit encryption.
            *Job notifications: Emailed reports keep IT informed on backups
              copied to the cloud.
            *Cloud cost estimation: Set up cost estimates per cloud and
              specify limits by GB or dollar.
            *Bandwidth scheduling: Control bandwidth in real time and
              schedule limits to ensure availability during working hours.


            *Simple set-up: No need to learn cloud storage APIs; simply enter
              the chosen cloud’s credentials into Cloud Edition.
            *Non-disruptive: No interruption or impact to local backup or
              recovery operations.


            *Annual subscription licensing: No capital expenditure.
            *Software solution: No additional hardware required.
            *Incremental: Pay only for the cloud storage used.


Karri Alexion-Tiernan, Director, Server and Tools Marketing, Microsoft

“The Windows Azure cloud platform can provide IT organizations with an
affordable and highly available alternative to managing offsite backup storage
repositories and tape backups. We’re pleased to work with Veeam to make it
easy for small to mid-sized organizations to take advantage of the Windows
Azure cloud.”

Jason Buffington, Senior Analyst for Data Protection, Enterprise Strategy
Group (ESG)

“Improving backup and increased virtualization continue to be top planned IT
investments in 2013, which is just one of the reasons for Veeam’s success.
Veeam was among the first to directly address the unique protection challenges
of highly virtualized environments, and they have demonstrated an appetite to
grow beyond those first successes and continue innovating. Today, every IT
conversation seems to have cloud-considerations in it. So it should come as no
surprise that Veeam would be among the first vendors to pull it all together
in providing a simple, powerful solution for copying VM backups to the cloud.”

Eric Sheppard, Research Director, Storage Software, IDC

"Many customers see offsite backup as a necessary component for their data
protection and recovery strategy but stop short of actual implementation
because they see acquiring and managing an offsite repository as too expensive
and complicated. Veeam Backup Cloud Edition helps to address these types of
barriers to adoption of cloud technology by making it easier for their
customers to copy backups to the cloud.”

Ratmir Timashev, President and CEO, Veeam Software

“Small to mid-sized organizations now have a cost effective and easy-to-use
alternative to tape backups and establishing an offsite backup repository.
Veeam Backup Cloud Edition enables IT to quickly set up scheduled copies to
the public cloud of their choice, and the software takes care of the rest,
with regular reports and alerts that keep backup admins fully informed on
costs and backup status. We’re proud to have set the standard in
virtualization for modern data protection. With Veeam Backup Cloud Edition,
we’ve raised the bar yet again with a solution that’s powerful, easy to use
and affordable.”

Pricing and Availability

Veeam Backup Cloud Edition is available now. Subscriptions are available in 1,
2 or 3 year licenses for new Veeam Backup & Replication customers with
discounts for multi-year subscriptions. Existing customers can add on a Cloud
Edition license to their existing Veeam Backup & Replication perpetual
licenses. Please contact Veeam for details.

About Veeam Software

Veeam® Software develops innovative solutions for VMware backup, Windows
Server Hyper-V backup, and virtualization management. Veeam Backup &
Replication™ is the #1VM Backup solution.Veeam ONE™ is a single solution
forreal-time monitoring, resource optimization and management reporting for
VMware and Windows Server Hyper-V.The Veeam Management Pack™ (MP) and Smart
Plug-in™ (SPI) extend enterprise monitoringto VMware throughMicrosoft System
CenterandHP Operations Manager.Veeam also provides free virtualization
tools. Learn more by visiting

Web Links Referenced in this Release:

  *Veeam Software:
  *VMware backup:
  *Hyper-V backup:
  *Virtualization management:
  *VM Backup:
  *Free virtualization tools:


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