This article lists the supported storage destinations for backups with Acronis vmProtect 8
This article applies to:
- Acronis vmProtect 8
When using Acronis vmProtect 8 for backing up virtual machines hosted on vSphere ESX(i) ESX(i) host, you can choose one of the following destinations as the backup storage:
- Hard disk drives and storage arrays (P-ATA (IDE), S-ATA, SCSI, iSCSI, FC)
- Network storages (SMB and (s)FTP) including NAS devices
- Acronis Cloud Storage
(!) Tape storage is not supported in Acronis vmProtect 8. If backup to tape is essential, it is recommended to use Acronis Backup & Recovery 11.5 Virtual Edition for vSphere instead.