Veeam Backup & Replication is very popular for its simplicity, innovative features and reliability. However one feature was missing: tape support.
Veeam listened to their customers and today announced Veeam Backup & Replication v7 will have tape support. Version 7 is expected to be released in Q3 2013.
Archive to Tape in Veeam Backup & Replication v7 supports virtual tape libraries (VTLs), tape libraries and standalone drives.Working with VTLs, tape libraries and standalone drives is easy with v7. As long as the tape device can be seen in Windows Device Manager, it is automatically picked up by the software.
Much more information on tape support at this blog of Veeam Software.
Earlier announced feature for Version 7 is support for VMware vCloud Director Also announced is the plug-in for VMware vSphere Client.
Veeam also announced Veeam Explorer for Microsoft SharePoint