Veeam Software announced the public beta release of the New Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 v4 at Microsoft Ignite 2019 in Orlando, FL. Additionally, the company will be offering Microsoft Ignite attendees a sneak peek of a New cloud-native data protection solution for Microsoft Azure workloads, Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure.
These new solutions support the company’s cloud strategy and provide Microsoft users with additional data protection, scalability, and enhanced control of their cloud-based data.
The New Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 v4 offers direct integration with Microsoft’s Azure Blob Storage, giving companies that prefer to keep their Office 365 data in Azure a cost-effective, scalable and secure solution. This latest release also adds additional performance improvements for backing up Microsoft SharePoint and OneDrive for Business.
Significant benefits of the NEW Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 v4 includes Reduced costs with object storage, Leverage unlimited scalability, Simplify deployment in the public cloud.
The new Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure comes with an industry-first built-in cloud cost estimator tool, which will provide customers with greater cost controls and savings while integration with Veeam Backup & Replication will allow customers to take control of their cloud data by protecting and managing Azure backups alongside their cloud, virtual and physical data.
A sneak peek at Microsoft Ignite this week indicates that Veeam customers will soon be able to extend Veeam Backup & Replication to protect Azure-native instances with the following integrated capabilities: Cloud-native data protection, Powerful, reliable recovery technologies, Drive cost savings.
Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure — both free and paid versions — will be available for easy deployment via the Azure Marketplace for cloud-first companies or departments. Backups from Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure can be managed with Veeam Backup & Replication and integrated with Veeam’s NEW Universal License.
“With 114% year-over-year growth, Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 continues to be the fastest growing product in Veeam’s history,” said Ratmir Timashev, Co-Founder and Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Veeam. “Just as in the on-premises days with customers backing up and protecting their data, the need persists with SaaS solutions to backup and protect this same critical information. Veeam Backup for Office 365 delivers on this need and with the rapid rise in adoption for Azure we’re seeing across our customer base, Veeam is excited to build from our work with Microsoft and deliver a native backup solution developed specifically for Azure-based workloads.”