Get Premium Data Protection with the Free Edition of NAKIVO Backup & Replication
Download the Free Edition and start protecting your virtual, cloud, physical and SaaS workloads without paying a penny. With the free version of NAKIVO Backup & Replication, you can protect up to 10 workloads and 5 Microsoft 365 users for a whole year.
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What You Get with the Free Edition
One Solution for All Your Workloads
Multiple Storage Destinations
Instant Granular Recovery
Backup for Microsoft Office 365
Instant VM Recovery
Install on Windows
One-click Windows installation
Install on Linux
Single-command Linux deployment
Deploy as a VA
Pre-configured VMware or Nutanix AHV VA
Deploy as AMI
Pre-configured Amazon Machine Image
Install on NAS
Flexible installation on NAS devices
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Frequently Asked Questions
What does the NAKIVO Backup & Replication Free Edition provide?
The Free Edition of NAKIVO Backup & Replication contains all the Pro Edition features, including licenses for 10 workloads and 5 Microsoft 365 users. In this case, a workload is a VMware VM, Hyper-V VM, Nutanix AHV VM, physical machine (1 server or 3 workstations) or Amazon EC2 instance.
What is the difference between the Free Edition and the Free Trial?
The Free Edition delivers Pro Edition features to protect 10 workloads and 5 Microsoft 365 users for 1 year. The Free Trial offers all the enterprise-grade functionality of NAKIVO Backup & Replication for 15 days – without feature or capacity limitations.
Do I need to reinstall NAKIVO Backup & Replication if I want to upgrade from the Free Edition to a paid license?
No. You simply replace your Free Edition license key with the new paid license key, and all the solution features are available to you right away..
How can I protect more workloads?
To protect additional workloads and gain access to more advanced features like backup to cloud (Amazon S3, Microsoft Azure, Wasabi), Calendar dashboard, policy-based automation, Site Recovery for disaster recovery orchestration, choose a paid perpetual or subscription license or try the Free Trial.
Can I try the full functionality of the solution while using the Free Edition?
Yes. You can try the full functionality of NAKIVO Backup & Replication with the Free Trial for 15 days by selecting the Try full functionality option in the help menu. Note that once the 15 days expires, the solution automatically reverts to the Free Edition license.
What are the licensing models available for NAKIVO Backup & Replication?
You can use NAKIVO Backup & Replication by purchasing either a perpetual or subscription license. Perpetual licenses are charged per CPU socket for VMs, provide indefinite use and can be purchased with any edition. A Backup for Oracle RMAN perpetual license is priced per database and is available with the Enterprise Plus edition only. Subscription licenses are charged per workload and can be purchased for any edition except Basic. A Backup for Microsoft 365 subscription is licensed per user. All subscription licenses come with 24/7 Support.
NAKIVO is a US-based corporation dedicated to delivering the ultimate backup and site recovery solution. With 22 consecutive quarters of double-digit growth, 5-star online community reviews, 98% customer satisfaction with support, and more than 18,000 paid customers worldwide, NAKIVO provides an unprecedented level of protection for virtual, physical, cloud and SaaS environments.