Carbonite Server VM Edition

Efficient, hypervisor-level backup for VMWare and Hyper-V.

Carbonite Server VM Edition safeguards the critical data in your virtual environment

See how Carbonite Server safeguards the critical data in your virtual environment.

Complete data protection for virtual servers

For many businesses today, data protection is more challenging than ever. Virtualization completely transformed IT, easing server management and increasing efficiency. However, it added a layer of complexity when it comes to backup. Carbonite Server’s VM backup technology offers efficient, agentless backup for VMware and Hyper-V, with flexible restore options including full VMs or granular restore.

  • Protect virtual workloads onsite for rapid recovery.
  • Back up to a secondary location for added protection.
  • Recover directly from backup in under 2 minutes.
  • Perform granular restore of files, folders and application items.

How it works

  • Recover directly from backup in under two minutes
  • Restore to hypervisor (ESXi, vCenter, Hyper-V, including cross-hypervisor restore)
  • Granular recovery (files, folders, Exchange, SharePoint, SQL, Active Directory)
  • Mount backup data for fast granular access
  • Download or restore a virtual disk (VHD, VMDK, RAW, etc.)
After system failure, VM instantly boots on the backup server

Key features

  • Back up locally and at a secondary location, with optional, integrated hardware
  • Compressed, encrypted, forever-incremental backups (AES 256-bit in-flight and at rest)​
  • Flexible recovery options, including full or granular restore
  • Scale-out architecture
  • Robust APIs for customer automation
  • On-boarding and recovery support from our certified experts, 24x7
of businesses cannot tolerate more than 15 minutes downtime.
Enterprise Strategy Group Master Survey Results, 2018

Supported platforms


  • VMware vSphere 5.5 and greater
  • Microsoft Server Hyper-V 2012 R2 and 2016


  • All OSs and applications supported by VMware
  • All OSs and applications supported by Hyper-V

Granular Restore

  • Files/folders​
  • Microsoft Exchange​
  • Microsoft SQL databases and tables​
  • Microsoft SharePoint​
  • Microsoft Active Directory



Carbonite Server VM Edition

In a virtualized environment, a complete data protection solution means a hypervisor-level backup technology. Carbonite Server VM Edition is purpose-built for virtual environments. Protection is configured both onsite and in the cloud. The enables fast, flexible recovery of VM data in minutes. Download the datasheet to learn more.

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Carbonite Server VM protection

Learn how Carbonite Server protects virtual machines using purpose-built backup technology that works at the hypervisor level, enabling fast, flexible recovery of VM data in minutes.

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