Veeam Agent 3 for Windows: Installation and Configuration

The Veeam Agent allows physical or virtual computer backup directly from Windows unlike Veeam Backup & Replication which manages the backup of virtual machines from the Hypervisor (VMware, Hyper-V).

Version 3 of the agent is available since January 2019 with the following new features:

  • Change of the interface (even more sober).
  • Optimized backup management
    • Supports multiple jobs (workstation and server license).
    • Ability to make full backups.
    • Ability to make an independent backup (out of retention).
    • Ability to make a backup to another location.

Prerequisites:

  • Have a version of Windows higher than 2008R2 SP1 or Windows 7SP1.
  • Get the Veeam agent from the website Veeam.

 



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