Release: Veeam Monitor 4.0 / Backup & Replicator 3.1

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In the last two weeks Veeam updated two key products of its portfolio: Monitor and Backup & Replicator (formerly Backup).

Both releases introduce support for VMware vSphere 4.0. On top of that Veeam included the following new features in Monitor 4.0:

  • Storage monitoring
  • Hardware monitoring (it uses the CIM/SMASH APIs provided by VMware)
  • Process monitoring (both Windows and Linux guest operating systems)
  • Scheduled reporting


Veeam offers a free version of Monitor 4,0, that doesn’t have the storage and process monitoring capabilities, the performance history, the capacity planning data in scheduled reports, and the unlimited alarms.