Free Hyper-V Backup

Altaro Hyper-V Backup is a powerful backup solution that makes it easy to back up and restore Microsoft Hyper-V virtual machines.

  • Easy to use, yet full featured
  • Be up and running in 17 minutes
  • Fast, flexible and reliable

Download your copy now! Free for 2 VMs, forever.

Need more? Prices start as low as $395 per host!

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Back up unlimited VMs for 30 days and 2 VMs for free, forever.

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Why Altaro Hyper-V Backup?

Altaro Hyper-V Backup is the easiest to use, quickest to set up and most competitively priced Hyper-V backup software around. With practical, powerful features such as offsite backup, remote management capabilities and Exchange item level restore, it’s never been easier for administrators to manage backing up Hyper-V VMs, without breaking the bank. Altaro Hyper-V Backup supports Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012 and 2012 R2.


    Easiest & Fastest to use

    Our Hyper-V Backup solution was designed to make a complex process easy. Up and running in just 17 minutes!


    Full Featured

    Includes all the Hyper-V backup functionality you need.


    Best Price Out There

    Why pay 3-4x the price? We price per Hyper-V server, not per CPU socket or core.

Key Features

  • Offsite Backup with WAN Acceleration

    Offsite Backup with WAN Acceleration NEW

    Back up selected VMs to an offsite location, boosted by WAN Acceleration.

  • Exchange Item Level Restore

    Exchange Item Level Restore NEW

    Restore single emails (and other items) instantly from MS Exchange Server VM backups. (Exchange 2007, 2010, 2013)

  • FAST Hyper-V Backup/Restore

    FAST Hyper-V Backup/Restore NEW

    Using ReverseDelta™ and OnePass Restore™, backing up and restoring VMs with v4 is even faster.

  • Remote Management Console

    Remote Management Console NEW

    Remotely manage multiple Hyper-V Hosts, easily and securely.

  • Hot Backups – MS VSS Integration

    Hot Backups – MS VSS Integration

    Back up live VMs with zero downtime by leveraging Microsoft's VSS Hyper-V Writer.

  • Backs up Hyper-V Cluster Shared Volumes

    Backs up Hyper-V Cluster Shared Volumes

    Cluster support for larger installations.

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Why Free?

Altaro offers you the ability to use the product for free for up to 2 VMs. No time limitation, it's yours to use as long as you please. Why? We believe in our software and know that once you start using it and your requirements increase, the software will have earned itself an upgrade.

A few of our 10,000+ customers:

  • Thomson Reuters
  • Xerox
  • Mitsubishi Polyester Film
  • Seiko
  • Harvard University

OS Support

  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Hyper-V Server (Core)
  • Works with Windows Server© 2008 R2
  • Works with Windows Server© 2012