Bare Metal Recovery with NAKIVO

NAKIVO Backup & Replication allows you to perform Bare Metal Recovery to quickly restore an entire physical server or workstation to a previously working state without installing an OS or reconfiguring applications. Minimize the risk of data loss and reduce recovery times by directly restoring machines to the same or other identical hardware.


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Bare Metal Restore at a Glance


Fast and Efficient Recovery

Achieve tighter RTO by recovering physical machines directly without reinstalling an OS


Ransomware Resilience

Restore systems to their previous state before malware infection or data corruption


Regulatory Compliance

Comply with industry regulations and standards by ensuring data availability and recoverability

Perform Bare Metal Recovery Using
the NAKIVO Solution

Multiple Use Cases

The Bare Metal Recovery feature in NAKIVO Backup & Replication allows you to restore a full physical server or workstation to a previous good state. This is an effective recovery type in different scenarios:

  • Recover from data loss by restoring an entire system image including all applications, settings and data.
  • Roll back undesired changes easily to avoid unwanted issues when performing system maintenance and upgrade.
  • Perform testing and development by quickly setting up new systems and deploying new applications.

Efficient Ransomware Recovery

The NAKIVO solution includes various anti-ransomware tools such as immutability and malware scans of backups. Moreover, you can use Bare Metal Recovery to provide an additional layer of protection against ransomware. You can restore your systems to a previous state before the malware infection thus reducing the impact of a security breach and minimizing the risk of data loss.

“With NAKIVO Backup & Replication, the university saved time and money, while gaining peace of mind. I now spend the majority of my time not on backup administration, but on other IT-related tasks.”.
Edwardson A. Pedragosa Jr., Network Administrator at the Asia-Pacific International University
Boise Cascade
“NAKIVO’s fast VM backup and VM replication keep our critical VMs running at all times. If our VMware VMs failed, we would only need a couple of minutes to recover with VM failover and failback.”
Noel Peden, Applications Development Supervisor at Boise Cascade
“With NAKIVO Backup & Replication installed on QNAP NAS, the backup is 2.5X faster! We found a professional solution that covers all our needs, saves money, and provides reliability.”
Mickaël Masquelin, IT Department Manager at the IEMN
“With NAKIVO Backup & Replication, every hour that we save on VM backup administration can be translated into cost savings. NAKIVO Backup & Replication is resource-efficient in terms of installation and configuration. NAKIVO Backup & Replication is just what we needed.”
Samuel Riley, IT Manager at MyoKardia
One World Direct
“In NAKIVO Backup & Replication, we found a stable VM backup solution that lets us back up VMs faster and recover VMs in minutes, which is extremely helpful in order to keep our business operations available at all times.”
Steven Schmidt, System Administrator at One World Direct