MSP360™ Backup for VMware

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VMware Cloud Backup

VMware backup software with compression, encryption, scheduling and real-time backup

MSP360™ Backup for VMware supports backup and restore of virtual machines created and controlled by ESXi server which is a part of VMware vSphere product.

VMware backup software by MSP360™ Lab is designed to create, compress, encrypt and upload virtual machines backups to the cloud. It connects directly to your cloud storage account and securely transfers backups to the cloud storage of your choice.

It ensures security of your VMware cloud backups by encrypting the data before sending it to the cloud, allowing you to use multiple cloud storage destinations as well as performing VMware backup to the local storage, external or network drive.

Download a 15-day fully functional free trial version of MSP360™ Backup for VMware to see if it meets your needs.

Supported OS
VMware 5.x or higher
Windows Server 2008R2/2012/2012R2/2016 with Hyper-V role (SCVMM and Failover Cluster are not supported)
System requirements
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0,
1.4 GHz 64-bit processor,
512 MB RAM, 100 MB minimum disk space,
Gigabit (10/100/1000baseT) Ethernet adapter
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Reliable Storage You Control
MSP360™ Backup supports Amazon S3 / Glacier, BackBlaze B2, Wasabi, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, and other popular storage options.
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Fast and Reliable Recovery
With MSP360™ Backup, you can check the consistency of your backups to ensure proper recovery at any point in time.
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Direct Data Transfers
Backups move directly from virtual machines to your own cloud storage, fully-encrypted at the source, in transit, and in your target storage.
Storage Options

Main Features

VMware backup
MSP360™ Backup supports backup and restore of virtual machines created and controlled by ESXi server.
Bare Metal and System State Backup
MSP360™ VMware backup software protects the system state itself, file system, system settings - entire server including applications and user data.
Item-Level Restore
Look through all files and folders within a backed up VMware virtual machine and select items to restore.
Changed Block Tracking (CBT) in VMware ESXi
Enable CBT for the virtual machine you're backing up within Backup Plan wizard.
Exclude disks, files or folders from VMware backup
Use Backup Plan wizard to specify which files, folders or disks you'd like to exclude from the VMware backup.
Scheduling and Real-Time Backup
Set up hourly, daily, weekly, monthly backups or specify your own schedule. Real-Time backup allows to back up files and folders on Windows Server on change or creation.
256-bit AES Encryption
Encrypt backups with up to 256-bit strong keys on the source side. All data sent to the cloud is also encrypted using the SSL protocols to protect while it is in transit.
Compression
Reduce data overhead, decrease storage costs, aid bandwidth and accelerate backup completion with optional compression.
Cloud and Local Backup
Back up to cloud storage of your choice or set up local backup if you want to send only a subset of your data to the cloud and keep the rest on your local backup storage.
Block-Level Backup
Back up only modified or new portions of files to add them to existing online data pool.
C# API and Command Line Interface
Get VMware cloud backup plan statistics programmatically and use the Command Line Interface to integrate backup with your own routines.
Multiple Cloud Storage Support
Choose one of the supported public cloud storage, including: Amazon S3, Amazon Glacier, Windows Azure, Rackspace, OpenStack, Google Storage, SoftLayer and others.
Network Locations Backup
Back up your network locations including network shares, NAS devices, mapped drives, etc.
Cloud to Cloud Backup
Back up data from one cloud storage location to another. Use multiple cloud storage destinations to keep your cloud data backups.
Cloud to Local Backup
Automate VMware cloud backup to local storage, external or network drive.
Email Notifications
Set up customizable email notification feature to track each run of your backup and restore plans remotely.
Retention Policies
Set up retention options to enable automated deletion of outdated data from your storage. Keep only actual versions of your backups.
Backup Consistency Check
Monitor your VMware VM backup consistency in the cloud storage.

Coming Soon

Deduplication
Client-side data deduplication
GFS backup
Grandfather-Father-Son backup

What's New

Jul 15, 2020
  • Item-Level Restore for Volumes with Windows Deduplication
  • Support for vSphere 6.7
  • Support for AWS Europe (Milan region)
  • Compression is Enabled By Default
  • Error Messages Copy Feature
May 26, 2020
  • Fast NTFS Scan feature improved
  • Pre/Post Action Step for Restore Plans
  • Bitlocker Volume Support for Item-level Restore
Mar 26, 2020
  • Error Handling
  • Support for VM Backup on Windows Server Core Edition
  • Bootable USB Improvement: IP Configuration Feature
  • Support for UEFI Boot for Cloud Machines on AWS EC2 and Microsoft Azure
  • GPT to MBR Disk Conversion
Oct 3, 2019
  • Item-Level Restore Support (BETA) for MS Exchange 2013, 2016 and 2019
  • VMDK/VHDX Restore Plan
  • Image-Based Backup Bulk Delete Feature
  • Real-Time Backup Improvement
  • Bandwidth Throttle Improvement
Jul 17, 2019
  • Virtual Disks Exclusion in Hyper-V Backup Plans
  • Restore Verification (Beta)
  • Azure Stack Support
  • Backup All/System Drives Option Improvement
  • Amazon S3 Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) Support
Mar 5, 2019
  • Resuming image-based backups
  • Storage-specific retention policies in hybrid backup
  • Direct upload to AWS S3 Glacier
  • Image-based backup restore performance improvements
  • Purchasing maintenance inside the app
  • Seeding backup data via the hardware data transfer
  • Wasabi EU region
  • Amazon S3 Glacier Deep Archive
Jun 15, 2018
  • Enhanced Hybrid Backup
  • One-Click Update
  • Support for Microsoft Azure Blob Storage Lifecycle Policy
Jun 15, 2018
  • Exclude disks for VM backup
  • Save deleted data in the cloud
  • Edit plans without wizard
  • Archive Mode support for Azure, Google and B2
  • Archive Mode performance and reliability improvements
  • Capacity analyzer
  • Restore VM to cloud enhancement
Nov 27, 2017
  • Ransomware protection
  • Disk capacity dashboard
  • Increased EC2 and Azure Disks support
Aug 22, 2017
  • All-Inclusive Support for Hybrid Backup
  • Restoring image-based backups to Google Cloud Platform
  • Restoring image-based backups as vSphere instances
  • Fast NTFS scan
  • Transaction logs backup during full backup
  • Support for Backup Operators API
May 16, 2017
  • Hybrid backup for files (local and cloud backup in one plan)
  • File level restore from VMware/Hyper-V
  • Chain backups
  • Amazon Cloud Drive: compression/encryption support
  • Google Drive: compression/encryption support
Mar 14, 2017
  • TLS v1.2 support
  • Internal fixes
Feb 17, 2017
  • Restore without sync
  • Restore Wizard new options (modification period, backup period)
  • Google Lifecycle policies
  • Support VMs running on esxi 6.5 host
  • Exchange DAG support
  • Snowball for SQL support
Dec 9, 2016
  • AWS Canada (Central) Region
  • New Glacier Retrieval Options
  • Support Snowball for Image Backup, VM, Exchange
  • NTFS permissions via snowball import
  • Retention policy based on backup date
Oct 28, 2016
  • Item Level Restore for MS Exchange 2010
  • Synthetic Full for Image Based backup
  • Restore Azure VM/EC2 enhancements
  • Pause/resume running backup
July 26, 2016
  • Resize partitions on IBB restore
  • Exclude files/folder on IBB
  • IBB for B2
  • AWS US East (Ohio) Region
  • Google Coldline support
June 28, 2016
  • B2 Cloud Storage support
  • AWS Asia Pacific (Mumbai) Region
May 11, 2016
  • Restore to Azure VM
  • CLI for Image-Based Restore
  • Backup to Azure with BLOB size larger than 200GB
  • Support of Azure in Germany
Apr 19, 2016
  • Amazon S3 Transfer Acceleration support
Feb 25, 2016
  • AWS Snowball support
  • CLI for Image-based backup
  • User profiles backup
Dec 17, 2015
  • CLI Support for MS SQL Server backups
  • New storage providers support
Nov 25, 2015
  • Oracle database backup
  • Support dynamic disks in Image based backup
  • Make bootable ISO
  • Keystone JSON
Oct 7, 2015
  • Disaster Recovery to Amazon EC2
  • Backup and Restore NTFS Permissions (ACL)
  • Automatically Set Standard-IA Storage Class
  • Support Oracle Archive Storage
Sep 17, 2015
  • Amazon S3 Standard IA support
Sep 1, 2015
  • Free Windows desktop backup
  • Amazon Cloud Drive support
  • vCloud Air support
  • Object Level Restore from Image Based Backup
July 28, 2015
  • New image-based backup
  • Purge optimization
  • New clouds supported: OneDrive, Oracle Cloud, Azure File, Azure Goverment, Azure China
  • Support OpenStack Keystone v3
June 30, 2015
  • Range Retrievals for Amazon Glacier
  • Back up disk volumes in Bare Metal / System State backup
  • New storage providers compatible with Amazon S3 and OpenStack
May 22, 2015
  • Archive mode
  • IAM Role support
  • Glacier GovCloud support
  • Custom Mode sync
Apr 10, 2015
  • Google Drive API (new)
  • Google Cloud: Nearline, DRA, Asia
  • Backup consistency checker
Mar 17, 2015
  • Amazon KMS support
  • Hitachi support
Dec 11, 2014
  • Block-level across all cloud storage providers
  • Incremental Bare Metal and System State backup
  • Fast multithreaded restore
  • Support MS SQL Server databases with FileStream and TDE
Oct 29, 2014
  • AWS China (Beijing) region support
  • AWS EU (Frankfurt) region support
Sep 2, 2014
  • Google Drive support
  • Purge delay (only for file-level backup)
May 22, 2014
  • Point-in-time restore without deleted files
  • CMD: include empty folders
  • Exchange: manually enter configuration
  • Support Copy-Only SQL backups
Mar 18, 2014
  • Cloud to Cloud Backup
  • Cloud to Local Backup
  • Built in Storage Search
  • Email Notification for Restore
Feb 12, 2014
  • Amazon Import/Export updated
  • Skip archived to Glacier files on restore
  • Back up only files modified X days ago
  • Enhanced Backup Storage view
Dec 20, 2013
  • Integrated SQL Restore
  • Free restore functionality
Dec 9, 2013
  • Purge for Bare Metal
  • Support Microsoft SQL Server 2000
  • Support Openstack ServiceNet
  • Export Backup history to CSV
Nov 21, 2013
  • Purge for Exchange
  • OpenStack regions
  • Keystone auth enhancements
Oct 28, 2013
  • Support MS Exchange 2007
Sep 25, 2013
  • Bare Metal and System State backup
Aug 18, 2013
  • Block level backup optimization
  • Prevent sleep mode in GUI
June 20, 2013
  • Truncate Exchange transaction logs on backup
  • Support "Delete files that have been deleted locally" for Custom mode
May 31, 2013
  • Support MS Exchange Server 2010/2013
May 8, 2013
  • Compression and Encryption for FTP / SFTP
Apr 25, 2013
  • FTP / SFTP support
  • Local backup speed improvements
  • Master password
  • Clone backup plan
Oct 31, 2012
  • Multithreading for Amazon Glacier
  • DreamObjects support
Oct 13, 2012
  • Encryption, compression and restore capabilities for Amazon Glacier
Sep 25, 2012
  • Amazon Glacier support
Aug 23, 2012
  • Custom backup path
  • OpenStack Keystone support
Jun 22, 2012
  • Cost Estimates
  • Pre/post actions
  • Windows Event Log support
  • Run missed backups
  • Prevent sleep mode
May 20, 2012
  • Save backup plan config to the cloud
  • Export/import backup plans
  • Encrypt file/folder names
Mar 11, 2012
  • Restore only newer files
  • Memory usage optimizaton
Mar 7, 2012
  • OpenStack Storage (Swift) support
  • Intelligent Bandwidth Scheduler
  • Schedule Full Backup if block level backup is used
  • Bandwidth configuration improvements
  • Real-time backup
  • Sao Paolo S3 region support
  • Local backup enhancements
  • Amazon S3 SSE
  • GovCloud support
  • AWS West (Oregon) Region support
  • Empty folder backup
  • Block level updates for files of any size
  • Block Level Backup
  • Disable a backup plan
  • Command Line Interface update
  • Virtual Disk option
  • Google Cloud Storage support
  • AWS Import/Export support PREVEIW
  • Long paths support - up to 260 symbols
  • Custom credentials for network locations
  • Memory Management Improvements
  • Backup to Local folder, Network share or Network drive
  • Amazon S3 Multipart Upload support
  • Include/Exclude folder
  • Azure Storage support
  • Back up to external buckets
  • Backup per hour schedule
  • Backup files since certain date
  • Back up network drives
  • Server Edition for Windows Server
  • Network Shares Backup
  • Smart Delete
  • Reduced Redundancy Storage support
  • Asia Pacific Region support
  • Simple Mode

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Network Share Backup 5 shares 5 shares unlimited
Storage Limits

Data volume you can manage with MSP360™ Backup.MSP360™ doesn't offer storage, you need to buy from storage providers separately.

1 TB unlimited unlimited
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MSP360™ Backup for VMware

Download Free Trial* *The software comes with 15-day trial
Buy Online for $299.99** **The license is per host, one time fee The price doesn't include VAT The price includes 2 sockets Buy additional socket for $119.99