Altaro – new VCDX56 sponsor


It’s time to announce Altaro Software as a VCDX56 blog sponsor. Altaro Software develops Altaro VM Backup, a trusted virtual backup solution by over 30,000 SMBs. Altaro VM Backup is an easy to use backup software for Hyper-V and VMware VMs where a backup job can be configured quickly (in a few clicks), taking out the complexity of setting up backup software and automates the task of taking frequent backups!

In a nutshell what can Altaro VM Backup do?

  • Take live virtual machine backups (Hyper-V & VMware)
  • Easy agentless VM discovery simply by adding your hosts
  • Easy drag and drop scheduling, and job queuing
  • Multiple backup locations and offsite backup replication
  • Supports Hyper-V Clusters and VMware vCenter environments
  • File level Restore or Exchange Item-Level Restore
  • Restore VM to a new host or restore clone
  • Automated sandbox restore and data integrity checks

It can be challenging to find the right backup solution for Hyper-V and VMware. With Altaro VM Backup it is easy to setup up and you will be backing up your first job in a matter of minutes; with no complex configurations and no SQL requirements. Still, you will have advanced controls and ability to create and execute a backup strategy you can rely on. If you have multiple hosts you can even manage everything from one single management console on a local or remote machine.

Altaro VM Backup supports backing up virtual machines on:

  • vSphere, vCenter and ESXi 5.0 – 6.0
  • Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2
  • Microsoft Hyper-V Server (Core)

License cost is a one-time fee priced per host and not per socket, which makes licensing affordable and flexible as your environment grows. Altaro VM Backup allows to create rock solid backup strategies and combined with the outstanding support team it gets great reviews on Spiceworks. Download a trial and after 30-days you can back up 2 virtual machines for free, forever! Download and start backing up your VMs today!