Nakivo has released the latest version 9.1 of their backup & replication solution which includes the few new features as well as many improvements over the last version. Nakivo Backup & Replication allows you to take the Backup of your virtual as well as physical infrastructure.
Nakivo Backup & Replication comes with the complete backup protection solution suite which includes backup of your VMware environment, Hyper-V environment , Nutanix environment, AWS EC2 backup & Physical Windows server.
Key features of the Latest version:
- Linux Server Backup
- Native Backup to Tape
- Physical workstation backup
- Instant Verification
So, let’s see each of the feature in bit details.
Linux Server backup:
Nakivo Backup & Replication allows you to take the Incremental & application aware backup of your Linux servers. Now you can take physical as well as virtual Linux server backups using the Nakivo Backup & Replication. You can even recover your physical Linux servers into virtual machines on VMware or Hyper-V environment. It’s P2V feature allows you to easily convert your physical Linux machines into virtual machines.
This feature extends the solution’s platform coverage which already includes support for virtual (VMware, Hyper-V, Nutanix AHV), physical (Windows Server) and cloud (AWS EC2) servers.
Native Backup to Tape:
Tape are the most commonly used for storing the backups for longer times in every organization. Nakivo Backup & Replication has the feature for Tape management where you can easily take backups to the Tape, identify tape cartridges, browse backups stored in tape and many more.
Nakivo Backup & Replication supports LTO3 & later tape libraries, AWS virtual tape library , incremental & full backup to the tape, software & hardware-based compression & fast easy recovery whenever you need.
Physical Workstation Backup
NAKIVO Backup & Replication v9.1 can now back up physical Windows workstations. Backups are incremental and can be automatically compressed and deduplicated. Customers can instantly recover files and folders from workstation backups in addition to restoring workstations to VMware and Hyper-V VMs.
Instant verification feature allows you to instantly verify the completed backups so you can be assured that your backups are completed successfully. Nakivo Backup & Replication uses 2 techniques for verification of your backups which are Screenshot verification & Boot verification.
NAKIVO Backup & Replication 9.1 boasts of an updated version of backup and replica verification. The Instant Verification feature can instantly recover a VM from its backup or boot a VM replica with networking turned off and then check the OS heartbeat via VMware Tools or Hyper-V Integration Services. With the instant verification feature, customers can ensure that their backups and replicas can be successfully recovered.
You can set up automated verification for your VM backups and replicas that is performed in a matter of minutes. So, you don’t have to manually verify backups every time.
Check more about latest beta on Nakivo Official Site.