The Fastest-Growing VM Backup Company

Headquartered in Silicon Valley, NAKIVO Inc. is a privately-held software company that develops and markets a line of next generation data protection products for VMware VM backup, replication, and recovery.

NAKIVO has been profitable since founding in 2012, has been named an "Emerging Vendor 2013" by CRN, and reported a revenue growth of 800% in 2013. This has put NAKIVO on top of the list of the fastest-growing data protection companies in 2013, outpacing all of its competitors.

As an Elite member of the VMware Technology Alliance Partner program, NAKIVO has close working relationships with VMware and is further aligned with VMware to promote the use of VM backup for virtualized server environments.

Over 1,700 Resellers in 115 Countries

Over 1,700 software solution providers in 115 countries across the Americas, Europe, Africa, Middle-East, and Asia-Pacific have joined NAKIVO Partner Program and offer NAKIVO data protection products to their SMB and Enterprise customers. NAKIVO has also strengthened its global presence by signing up distribution agreements with the leading software distributors across the globe, including Lifeboat Distribution (United States), Arrow ECS (EMEA), Zero One Technology (Taiwan), MPA (Australia), and Softline (CIS Region).
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451 Research

"With prices starting at $199 per socket (and an enterprise edition priced at $299 per socket), NAKIVO's software is roughly half the price of some of its competitors' VMware backup/recovery software." Dave Simpson, The 451 Group

ESX Virtualization

"The rapidly growing product NAKIVO Backup & Replication brings new features that are good for IT admins and Service Providers. NAKIVO with its rapid development release cycles can bring features and functionalities that users need in their environments." Vladan Seget, blogger,

Storage Switzerland

"NAKIVO has been the price leader in VM backup solutions, making their solution ideal for the mid-market data center. Now with version 3.9 and the upcoming 4.0 release, they are well positioned to capture the attention of many providers; even at the enterprise level. NAKIVO is certainly a VM Backup solution to have on your short list." George Crump, Storage Switzerland


"Its [NAKIVO] fast VMware infrastructure discovery, advanced VM protection features, and extensive reporting capabilities, deliver one of the highest levels of performance, reliability, and ease of use available in the VM Backup and Replication market today." Eric Sloof, blogger,

vClouds Blog

"NAKIVO Backup & Replication is loaded with new technology and capabilities to backup VM's locally, offsite, and to the cloud. It's the easiest to use backup application that I've seen in a long time. With NAKIVO's new FREE NFR promotion, VMware pros can now use a simple, fast, and feature-rich tool to protect their home labs." Marco Broeken, Virtualization Architect and blogger,

Data Protection Solution for SMBs and Enterprises

Built for virtualization, NAKIVO Backup & Replication is the fast, reliable, and affordable data protection solution for VMware environments. The product has been certified by VMware and has received the highest level of endorsement – the VMware Ready status.

NAKIVO Backup & Replication offers a complete data protection feature set for VMware virtualized environments, including local and offsite VM backup and replication, support for live applications & databases, instant granular recovery, network acceleration, global data deduplication, Web UI, AES-256 encryption, advanced reporting, and cloud support.
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Data Protection SaaS for Cloud Providers

NAKIVO’s Cloud Provider Program has enabled over 132 Managed Services, Cloud, and Hosting Providers to extend their services to VM Backup-as-a-Service (BaaS), Replication-as-a-Service (RaaS), and Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) for VMware virtualized environments. Qualified Cloud Provider Partners can license NAKIVO Backup & Replication on the per-VM, monthly rental basis, as well as leverage multi-tenancy and self-service features.
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Your Success is our Mission

NAKIVO Backup & Replication is designed to save you time and money by seamlessly integrating into your environment, reducing management overhead, improving data protection levels, and recovering VMs and data in the fast and easy manner. "In our evaluation, NAKIVO Backup & Replication came out on top with the highest VM backup performance and job completion reliability, while providing a much more intuitive user interface and all this at a lower overall price point." Tom Arentsen, IT Director, Hostventura.
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Bruce Talley, CEO and Co-Founder

Bruce Talley brings a long track record of startup, general management, and market development success to NAKIVO. As CEO, Bruce is responsible for the overall vision, direction, and revenue attainment for the company. Previously, Bruce was VP of Product Development at Quest Software. He joined Quest Software through its acquisition of VirtualFabrix where he served as the CEO. Bruce was Director of R&D at BMC Software. He joined BMC Software through its acquisition of CoroSoft where he served as the CEO. Earlier in his career, Bruce was VP of Managed Services at Exodus Communications where he grew revenue from $2M to $300M in just 2 years. Prior to Exodus, Bruce held various management positions within HP.

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