Veeam ONE – Automatic Exclusion Rule

I found, after upgrading Veeam One to version 9.5, that a host to be monitored was selected by the automatic exclusion rule. This is the new product behavior to avoid license conflicts, in the previous version there was a specific “Monitored Host” tab where to specify exclusions. In this case, node esx02 was selected instead Read more about Veeam ONE – Automatic Exclusion Rule[…]

Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 Update 2 Released

Veeam has just released the Update 2 of his main product, Backup & Replication 9.5. Some enhancements to note: Platform support: Cisco HyperFlex Systems (Backup from Storage Snapshots) VMware vSAN 6.6 Veeam Agent for Linux 1.0 Update 1 (including 1-Click FLR) Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows 2.0 (including application-item recovery) Veeam Cloud & Service Provider Read more about Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 Update 2 Released[…]

Veeam Updates Released

Veeam released yesterday the update 1 for the following products: Backup & Replication 9.5, KB2222 ONE 9.5, KB2223 Backup for Microsoft Office 365 1.0, KB2224 Update 1 of Backup & Replication finally introduces VMware vSphere 6.5 support: Encrypted VMs support, vSphere 6.5 introduces VMs with encrypted disks. Such VMs can be backed up in hot add Read more about Veeam Updates Released[…]

Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 Released

Veeam has finally released, in the last days, the new version of its main product, Backup & Replication. I wrote finally because the high number of new capabilities and enhancements make this release one of the most awaited in the product history. The Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 What’s New document is really impressive and Read more about Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 Released[…]

Veeam Agent for Linux Beta – Overview and Installation

Veeam has recently released the beta version of a new free tool called Veaam Agent for Linux. After the highly appreciated Veeam Endpoint Backup Free, a standalone backup tool for Windows-based desktops and laptops, it’s time for a free backup agent for Linux. A new step towards the protection of physical systems, we will see Read more about Veeam Agent for Linux Beta – Overview and Installation[…]

Veeam Backup & Replication 9 and Dell DR4100

I completed, some weeks ago, a Veeam Backup & Replication 9 deployment in which a couple of Dell DR 4100, part of the Dell DR Series Disk Backup and Deduplication Appliances, were used as repository targets. Initialize a Dell DR4x00 appliance is a very straightforward process, for instance using the Dell iDRAC to launch the Read more about Veeam Backup & Replication 9 and Dell DR4100[…]

Veeam SureBackup Job – Failed to create process with net logon

During the last Veeam backup infrastructure deployment I ran into a strange error executing a SureBackup Job. Basically the job failed to execute the test scripts with the error “Failed to create process with net logon”. The machine was a domain controller so I decided to check services availability (ports 53, 389, and 3268) and Read more about Veeam SureBackup Job – Failed to create process with net logon[…]

Veeam Endpoint Backup Free – Overview and Installation

Veeam Endpoint Backup Free is a standalone backup tool for Windows-based desktops and laptops. EDIT: For information about new versions of the product check the following link: https://www.veeam.com/endpoint-backup-free.html The product has obtained rapidly great success because, a part to be free, works very well and has a lot of useful features. Aside the use at Read more about Veeam Endpoint Backup Free – Overview and Installation[…]

Veeam ONE – Basic Configuration

After the installation, to start working with Veeam One, there are a limited number of settings to specify. Connect servers to monitor Exclude non-critical hosts from monitoring Exclude non-critical datastores from reporting Configure notification settings Check client and server settings To launch the Add Server wizard click the Add Server button on the toolbar. Click Read more about Veeam ONE – Basic Configuration[…]

Veeam Endpoint Backup Beta – Overview and Installation

Veaam Endpoint Backup, currently in Beta version, is a free data protection and disaster recovery solution for physical machines. EDIT: For information about new versions of the product check the following link: https://www.veeam.com/endpoint-backup-free.html I think it will be helpful in many cases but especially, from my point of view, for those virtual infrastructures where Veeam Backup Read more about Veeam Endpoint Backup Beta – Overview and Installation[…]

Veeam ONE 8.0 – Overview and Installation

Veeam ONE is a monitoring, reporting, and capacity planning tool for VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V and the Veeam backup infrastructure and, togheter with Veeam Backup & Replication, constitutes the Veeam Availability Suite. EDIT: For information about new versions of the product check the following link: https://www.veeam.com/virtualization-management-one-solution.html Veeam ONE incorporates three components: Veeam ONE Monitor, the Read more about Veeam ONE 8.0 – Overview and Installation[…]

Veeam Backup & Replication 8.0 – Basic Configuration

Veeam Backup & Replication 8.0 is a very powerfull software, suitable for the needs of all types of companies. For the simplest installations, suitable for most of the SMB infrastructures, there are a limited number of settings to specify. The basic configuration steps that I perform comprise the management of: Credentials Servers Repositories E-Mail settings Read more about Veeam Backup & Replication 8.0 – Basic Configuration[…]