As a Gold Veeam Cloud Provider, VPLS delivers cost effective offsite backup and data protection services to customers that utilize Veeam software on-premise. With the latest announce of Veeam Availability Suite v8 the need for VPN tunnels has been eliminated with Veeam Cloud Connect which delivers secure backups to the Cloud with AES 256 bit encryption in transit and at rest. Existing Veeam customers will be presented a Cloud repository to send backups to and have full visibility into the back job task status, storage quota used and even initiate restores. Veeam Backup and Replication Enterprise customers can take full advantage of WAN acceleration technology to reduce bandwidth and backup times. With WAN acceleration enabled customers can achieve up to 50x faster replication, and up to 20x reduction in bandwidth consumption.
VPLS also supports replication to the Cloud services utilizing Veeam which incorporates traditional VPN tunnels to achieve faster recovery times with full network availability. VPLS Cloud resources are consumed on a pay per use model during the time the virtual machines are up and running. VPLS supports Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware vSphere and vCloud Director for underlying hypervisors. Veeam Cloud Connect customers can take advantage of a new Veeam Availability Suite v8 feature called Replication from Backup which will allow the virtual machine to be brought up online without impacting the production environment. Learn more about Veeam Availability Suite v8 here and Find more details on Veeam Cloud Connect