Operational Limits for NAKIVO Backup & Replication

Product version: 9.1

Last modified: 12 September 2019


How many VMs can I protect with NAKIVO Backup & Replication?

How many jobs can I create in a single instance?

How many Transporters and Backup Repositories can I have?


NAKIVO Backup & Replication does not limit the number of objects that can be created or operated in a single instance.

We have tested the software successfully with the following number of objects in a single instance:

Item Amount
User Sessions
Number of concurrent user sessions 50
Total number of top level inventory items 500
Total number of discovered VMs 10,000
Total number of Transporters 500
Backup Repositories
Total number of Backup Repositories 500
Number of Backup Repositories on a single Transporter 10
Minimum free space in a single Backup Repository 1 GB
Jobs & Groups
Total number of jobs 500
Number of objects in a single job 500
Total number of running jobs 100
Number of running jobs on a single Transporter 50
Total number of job groups 500
File/Object Recovery Sessions
Total number of active recovery sessions 25
Number of active recovery sessions on a single Transporter 5
Total number of tenants 100