Virtual Machine Backup Software for Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware

Altaro VM Backup is a fast, affordable, high performance backup solution, specially developed for small and mid-market businesses. We’ve cut the waste and hassle to give you an agile, streamlined solution that is easy to implement, feature-rich, with outstanding support as part of the package.


Set up your high performance backup in under 15 minutes! Don’t get weighed down with the big boys who are bloated with complexities you don’t need.

Unbeatable value

A highly capable and affordable VM backup solution – choose the price performance leader and leave the other guys at the start line.

Outstanding Support

Fast and effective support as part of the package.

An easy to use interface for hassle-free VM backups

Hassle-free virtual machine backup

With Altaro VM Backup, you can install and run your first virtual machine (VM) backup in less than 15 minutes. Get up and running quickly, without the need for complex configurations or software dependencies. You’ll be backing up and protecting your VMs in no time.

Altaro VM Backup is designed to give you the power you need, without the hassle and steep learning curve.

  • Easy to use, intuitive UI - making it easy to implement a rock solid backup strategy
  • Managing and configuring backup/restore jobs across multiple hosts has never been simpler
  • Full control & scalability – Monitor and manage all your Hyper-V and VMware hosts from a single console
  • Central management – a single pane of glass to manage all backups from your Hyper-V and VMware hosts.

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Affordable power and performance

Altaro VM Backup is designed for ease of use but packs powerful tools and great performance at unbeatable value. You’ll be able to create and execute a rock solid backup strategy without hassle or headaches and without the bloated price tag.

  • Powerful functionality, easy to use - Offsite backup replication (with WAN acceleration), granular restore options for individual files and Exchange items, automated backup verification, and more!
  • Flexibility without the complexities – Simply drag and drop selected VMs to your chosen backup schedules and retention policies
  • Unbeatable value – Avoid bloated prices! We charge per host, not per socket, CPU or VM.
  • Free for 2 VMs per host – Fundamental protection, for free, forever.

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Advanced, powerful virtual machine backup functionality.
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“Best Support in the IT industry”

No matter how good a solution is, every environment is unique and unexpected issues do happen. If something goes wrong, you need to be able to rely on fast, knowledgeable and effective support. Altaro’s Support team are experts on Hyper-V and VMware and go the extra mile for you.

  • Outstanding Support is available as part of the package. No hidden costs
  • Available by phone (in less than a minute), email (a reply within the hour) and live chat (almost instantly)
  • Get solutions quickly, from an actual person rather than receiving a canned response.
  • Speak directly to a product expert – No tier 1 agents or ‘Gatekeepers’.

See for yourself why customers rave about our Support team. Try us out, even if you only have a question:

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OS Support

  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Win Server 2016 (coming soon)
  • Microsoft Hyper-V Server (Core)


  • vCenter 5.0, 5.1, 5.5 & 6.0
  • VMware vSphere 5.0, 5.1, 5.5 & 6.0
  • VMware ESXi 5.0, 5.1, 5.5 & 6.0
  • (Free VMware ESXi is not supported)

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