Free Backup for Microsoft Hyper-V VMs with NAKIVO Backup & Replication

Get free backup for Microsoft Hyper-V VMs with the comprehensive backup and recovery solution for virtual, cloud, physical and SaaS environments.

The NAKIVO Backup & Replication Free Edition provides a powerful set of features that include backup, instant full / granular recovery, and anti-ransomware protection.

Use the Free Edition to protect up to 10 Microsoft Hyper-V VMs for an entire year. Have more workloads to protect?


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1 Year of Free Data Protection for
10 Microsoft Hyper-V VMs

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How to Backup Hyper-V VMs

Protecting Microsoft Hyper-V VMs is simple and reliable with NAKIVO Backup & Replication. Install in minutes and use the intuitive web-based wizards to protect your virtual workloads.

What You Get with NAKIVO Backup & Replication Free Edition for Microsoft Hyper-V

Reliable Hyper-V Backup

Reliable Hyper-V Backup

Create incremental, app-aware backups of your Microsoft Hyper-V VMs and protect data in apps such as Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SQL Server and SharePoint Server.
Ransomware Recovery

Ransomware Recovery

Create immutable backups in local Linux-based repositories to protect data from encryption and deletion by ransomware. Upgrade to the Enterprise Edition to get additional ransomware protection features for backups in the cloud.
Multi-Platform Protection

Multi-Platform Protection

Besides Microsoft Hyper-V, the Free Edition of NAKIVO Backup & Replication can protect data in VMware vSphere, Amazon EC2, Windows/Linux. You can also protect up to 5 Microsoft 365 accounts (Exchange Online, OneDrive for Business and SharePoint Online).
Backup Data Tiering

Backup Data Tiering

Use NAKIVO Backup & Replication to store backups in local storage and offsite to avoid a single point of failure. To store backups in public clouds (like Amazon S3 and Wasabi) or on tape, upgrade to the Enterprise Edition.
Instant Granular Recovery

Instant Granular Recovery

Restore individual files and app objects to the original or a different location. Boot your Microsoft Hyper-V VMs directly from backups to minimize downtime. Recovered VMs can then be moved to the main site for permanent use.
Simple Administration

Simple Administration

Run all data protection activities for your Microsoft Hyper-V environment from a single web-based interface. Chat with the NAKIVO support team directly in the solution interface to get quick assistance.

Install Anywhere

Install on Windows

One-click Windows

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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