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NetVault Bare Metal Recovery

Fast and Powerful Image-Level Backup and Recovery

Quest NetVault Bare Metal Recovery is a data recovery solution that quickly gets your servers up and running again after a failed server – even if the environment has no functioning operating system. With this bare metal restore solution, it’s a snap to meet aggressive recovery time objectives and service level agreements because automation eliminates much of the manual intervention and guesswork.

  • Maintain business continuity and end user productivity after a failed server or disk drive
  • Ensure your servers are back online as soon as possible
  • Establish online full partition backups, offline block-level backups, and Windows VSS-based backups
  • Recover servers from bare metal to similar hardware, dissimilar hardware or virtual machine


Rapid Recovery – Minimizes downtime and ensures user productivity by dramatically reducing the time required to recover a failed production server, from what can easily consume an entire day to just a fraction of that time.

Deep-Level Protection – Safeguards operating systems, network and system settings, application binaries, disk partitions, and data – down to the partition level for retaining exactly what’s needed to ensure a successful rebuild.

Online and Offline Backups – Lets you choose between online backups (so a protected system can remain online and available to your users), and offline block-level backups.

VaultOS Recovery – Allows you to use a minimal operating system or LiveCD to recover a disk that has no functional operating system, ensuring access to data.

Automated Value Input – Manages the recovery steps for you automatically, entering values in the correct order the first time to eliminate guesswork or risks, maintain current change or modified server configurations, and minimizes user impact.

Seamless Integration with Other Backup Devices – Leverages NetVault Backup for automatic integration with a wide range of backup devices to regularly capture critical system settings store bare metal recovery images off site.

Sys Reqs

Client platforms

  • Windows
  • Linux

Offline-only client platforms

  • x86/x86-64

Language Supported:

  • US English