Backup and Recovery for Red Hat Virtualization RHV

Storware Backup and Recovery for Red Hat Virtualization is a reliable and easy-to-use solution to protect your virtual machines. With Storware, you can easily create, schedule, and manage backups, and restore your VMs in minutes. Storware is also Red Hat certified, so you can be sure that it is compatible with your RHV environment.

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Feature-rich Backup and Restore solution for Red Hat virtual machines

Storware Backup and Recovery is an enterprise-ready, agent-less, Red Hat certified solution, providing backup and recovery services for virtual machines and container environments. Use Storware to improve RHV backup performance, automate recovery tests, and significantly save your resources, time and money.

  • full (v3.5.1+) and incremental (v4.2+) backups with Changed Block Tracking (CBT) backup strategy available (v4.4)
  • tag-based VM auto-grouping and scheduling
  • generic application backup
  • oVirt/RHV metadata protection
  • application-consistent backups with guest file-system freeze
  • file-level restore
  • supported languages: English, Chinese, Spanish, German, Japanese, French

Storware RHV (oVirt) UI Plugin

Discover single pane of glass for backup & recovery operations. The plugin is freely available on GitHub, what’s more, Storware is FREE to use in the environments up to 10 VMs. So if you’re looking for a reliable and future-proof data protection solution for Red Hat Virtualization VM just give it a try.

The integration allows the administrator not only to monitor tasks progress and other things related to storage space or backup performance. Simply and intuitively it allows, for example, to assign virtual machines to selected backup policies, perform backups or restore selected machines on demand.

Highlights of Storware Data Protection for Red Hat Virtualization

Storware Backup and Recovery is easy to use and manage.

The software offers a user-friendly experience with easy configuration options:

– The Configuration Wizard simplifies the launch and initial setup of the software.
– Storware Backup and Recovery provides a centralized interface for managing all aspects of backup and recovery.
– Users can schedule backups to run at regular intervals, and they can also create backup policies that specify which files and folders should be backed up.
– Storware Backup and Recovery provides users with the ability to monitor the status of backups as well as the overall status of the backup system.

Storware Backup and Recovery offers freedom of choice.

The software supports multiple hypervisors, including VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, and Red Hat Virtualization. This means that users can protect their virtual environments regardless of the underlying virtualization technology. Storware Backup and Recovery also offers flexibility in choosing backup destinations. Users can back up their data to file systems, object storage, and enterprise backup providers.

– Users are not tied to a specific hypervisor or backup destination.
– Users can choose the best backup destination for their data.
– Storware Backup and Recovery can be scaled to meet the needs of growing organizations.

Storware Backup and Recovery is cost-effective 

– Simple licensing: The software offers straightforward licensing options that make it easy for users to understand and manage their costs.
– Reliable support: Storware provides a dedicated 24/7 support team that is readily available to assist users with any inquiries or technical issues.
– Scalable: Storware Backup and Recovery can be scaled to meet the needs of growing organizations. This means that users can be confident that their costs will remain manageable as their business grows.

Storware Backup and Recovery can help you reduce your daily management time.

The software offers a variety of features that can automate the backup process, including:

– Backup policies: You can create custom or predefined backup policies that specify which VMs should be backed up, how often they should be backed up, and where the backups should be stored.
– Backup testing: You can automatically test your backups to verify recoverability. This will ensure that your backups are reliable and that you can restore your data if needed.
– Disaster recovery plans: You can create disaster recovery plans that specify how you will restore your data in the event of a disaster.

Powerful Backup and Recovery for RHV

Storware Backup and Recovery supports 5 Backup Strategies for Red Hat Virtualization:

– Export storage domain (API v3)
– Proxy VM (snapshot-disk attachment, API v4)
– Snapshot-chains (disk image transfer from hypervisor manager, API v4.2+)
– SSH transfer:
– Changed Block Tracking

Recover your data with ease:

– to local storage
– to any remote location mountable on Storware Server
– directly to the virtualization environment

You also are able to restore individual files using mountable backups (directly from web interface or node). And if one needs direct access to the original drive there is also an option to share it from your backup over iSCSI. Especially if you need to preserve original file permissions or extended attributes.


Keep the state of the virtual machine at any given time. One can quickly backup not only data but also the configuration of the running virtual machines. This is an excellent supplement for data backup.

Application Backup

Extend backup capabilities with application backup. Add your custom scripts to Command Execution Configuration and protect your: databases, hypervisor configuration set of files in your infrastructure.

Choose future-oriented solution

In all circumstances, we ensure data availability and business continuity at every level for multi-format data.


Storware Backup and Recovery for RHV is designed to simplify and streamline the backup and recovery processes within Red Hat environments, ensuring data protection, minimizing downtime, and enabling efficient disaster recovery operations.