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One of the new products announced during the last Veeam event was the Veeam Backup  for Microsoft Office 365, an interesting solution to protect your data if you are using this kind of public cloud service.

The product is not yet available in GA, but you can download and test the beta version by simple registering at this page.

Microsoft Office 365 enables your Always-On Enterprise™ to work anywhere, anytime without the need to maintain your own email infrastructure. However, it doesn’t replace the need to have a local backup of your email data. With Office 365, it’s your data — you control it — and it’s your responsibility to protect it. NEW Veeam® Backup for Microsoft Office 365 mitigates the risk of losing access to your email data and ensures Availability to your users.

With Veeam Backup  for Microsoft Office 365 you will able to

  • Backup Office 365: Securely backup Office 365 email data back to your environment
  • Recover emails: Quickly recover individual mailbox items with best-of-breed granularity
  • eDiscovery of email archives: Efficiently perform eDiscovery of email archives with advanced search capabilities and flexible recovery and export options

Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 is integrated with Veeam Backup & Replication, which means you can back up hybrid cloud environments and migrate mailbox data between Office 365 and your on-premises Exchange deployment.

Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365

More important for current Veeam customers, when this new solution is available, current Veeam Backup & Replication Enterprise Plus customers will get three years of Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 FREE, and customers with Standard or Enterprise edition will get one year FREE.

For more information on the product see also:

Andrea MauroAbout Andrea Mauro (2413 Posts)

Virtualization & Cloud Architect. VMUG IT Co-Founder and board member. VMware VMTN Moderator and vExpert (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015). PernixPro 2014. Dell TechCenter Rockstar 2014. MVP 2014. Several certifications including: VCDX-DCV, VCP-DCV/DT/Cloud, VCAP-DCA/DCD/CIA/CID/DTA/DTD, MCSA, MCSE, MCITP, CCA, NPP.