How to Backup VMware to Cloud

VMware Cloud Backup is a data protection solution that safeguards virtualized environments by efficiently and securely backing up virtual machines. This article gives an insight on different methods of backing up VMware to Cloud, including EaseUS Todo Backup Enterprise

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Updated by Gap on Dec 19, 2023

Why Backup VWware to Cloud

Backing up VMs to the cloud effectively protects the backups from disasters, and allows unlimited restore at any time and location. Some cloud computing platforms, such like Microsoft Azure, even capable of creating and running VMs, at a considerable price, of course. To minimize expenses, you can use cost-effective software like EaseUS Todo Backup Enterprise to back up your VMs and store them securely in the cloud.

Backup VMware to Cloud with EaseUS Todo Backup

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EaseUS Todo Backup Enterprise is the most reliable VMware cloud backup software for enterprise users. It can swiftly backup the virtual system with great ease and the backup can be easily recovered from any data disaster.

There are only a few simple steps you should follow.

Step 1. Create a System Backup

Log into your VMware and open EaseUS Todo Backup Enterprise. Then click New Task to set a new backup. Select Disk/Volume and Choose System Backup.

Step 2. Choose the Destination

click Browse to choose the destination cloud to save the backup to. You are provided with two options: 3rd-party Cloud storage services and EaseUS Cloud Service. The supported 3rd-party cloud services include Dropbox, Dropbox Business, Google Drive, OneDrive and OneDrive for Business. And EaseUS Cloud Service is based on AWS S3.

Step 3. Make Your Own Schedule

You can customize your backup scheme by clicking Schedule. Here you can see Schedule, Backup cleanup, and Advanced Settings. Click New under Schedule catalog to customize a flexible backup schedule

Step 4. Execute the Cloud Backup

When you finish all settings, click Proceed to start the backup.


Backing up your VM to the cloud can be a simple process with the assistance of EaseUS Todo Backup. By following the steps in this guide, you can successfully create a backup of your VMs and safeguard your data from potential disasters.

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Backup VMware to Cloud FAQs

1. How often should I backup my VMware virtual machines to the cloud?

The frequency of backup depends on the business requirements. However, it is recommended to backup VMs at least once a day.

2. How long does it take to backup VMware VMs to the cloud?

The time to backup VMware VMs to the cloud varies based on the size of the VMs and the bandwidth of the internet connection. However, most backup software allows incremental backup to save time.

3. Is VMware cloud backup secure?

Yes, VMware cloud backup is secure. Backup software uses encryption to secure the data in transit and at rest.

4. What are the benefits of using VMware cloud backup?

The benefits of using VMware cloud backup include protection against data loss, disaster recovery, and scalability. It also eliminates the need for on-premise hardware and reduces operational costs.

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Updated by Gap

Gap has been working as an experienced data backup and security engineer at EaseUS for over 10 years, focusing on working with clients to assess needs and implemented procedures and tasks for appropriate backup solutions.

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