November 6, 2014

Last month I shared how we attended the 2014 VeeamON conference where Veeam announced that its latest update (v8) to its award-winning Veeam Availability Suite, would soon be available. We’ve been anticipating this exciting development and are thrilled to share the news today that Veeam® has officially announced the release of its Veeam Availability Suite™ v8. This exciting advancement to Veeam’s leading solutions for disaster recovery and data backup provides a wealth of new features and enhancements for today’s IT departments.

Critical for today’s IT directors, is the ability to have non-stop service and continuous data protection for their “always on” networks. Veeam continues to provide award-winning, feature-rich virtual solutions with this new release that address the vital need to access data anywhere and anytime, protection against data-loss, and an astounding capability for RTO / RPO – under fifteen minutes.

Key enhancements for the new v8 Veeam Availability Suite v8 and Veeam Backup & Replication™ v8 include:
•    Veeam Cloud Connect
•    Veeam Explorer for Storage Snapshots and Backup from Storage Snapshots for NetApp
•    Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SQL
•    Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Active Directory
•    Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Exchange (new enhancements)
•    EMC Data Domain Boost integration
•    End-to-end encryption
•    Replication enhancements

As a Veeam Cloud Provider, our team is well-versed in providing expertise to manage these new updates from Veeam. You can learn more about Veeam’s exiting news from the links below:

•    Veeam press release:
•    Veeam blog on Veeam Availability Suite v8:
•    Veeam webpage on Veeam Availability Suite v8:

And as always, feel free to drop us a line or call us if you would like to know more on how OffsiteDataSync can implement Veeam for your business.