open source, freeware, script backup .vmdk nightly

Posted on 2012-08-14
Last Modified: 2012-09-10
Is there a way to automate the backups with VMware vCenter Converter?  Or a free solution to schedule nightly backups on five Windows 2008 servers?
I'm using the free version of Vsphere 5 in a development environment and would like to schedule full VMware backups on a nightly basis.
Question by:checkonetwo
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    There is no scheduler anymore with VMware Converter.

    free backups listed in my EE Article

    I would suggest looking at GhettoVCB or Veeam Backup Free Edition

    VMware ESX/ESXi Backup Guide

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