Hyper-V Guest backup

What is the good suggestion to perform the "Free" backup to NAS,if the VMGuest OS is crash the software need to allow me to do restoration to another machine or same machine.
YaYangTeahAsked:
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
WIndows Backup or Veeam Backup and Replication.
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YaYangTeahAuthor Commented:
Free Veeam backup can have schedule auto backup  ?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Not for free.
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YaYangTeahAuthor Commented:
I am running hyper-v manager in window 2012 can I use the the backup feature to backup VM without interruption VM running and configure schedule backup ?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Yes, that why I suggested Windows backup for free, it has all you need, for free, as a backup application.
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Philip ElderTechnical Architect - HA/Compute/StorageCommented:
If your NAS supports iSCSI Target then set up a series of LUNs for your VMs.

Attach them via iSCSI to the VM and use that disk as a destination for Windows Server Backup.

We have been deploying on Hyper-V since 2008 RTM. Believe me when I say this: We stopped using WSB years ago for a _very_ good reason. It's a real pain.
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