One of the more discrete things in VAO is that you can have dynamic variables added to your report template and each time a report is generated - any type of report in fact - the variables will be replaced with the right info for the report that was processed. This is something I found … Continue reading Using Dynamic variables in VAO
Hello there, If you are using Veeam Availability Orchestrator (VAO) you may have noticed that we limit a VM group to start 10 VMs simultaneously. If your plan has two VM groups that means the first group starts 10 VMs at a time until there are not more to start, than the next VM group … Continue reading Improving failover speed in VAO
Hello all, Another nice week, but so good it is a weekend. Hope things are well with all of you? I am not sure if I will be at VMworld or not. Will be the first that I miss in a long while. I will try and report on the cool stuff from here. I … Continue reading Newsletter: June 22, 2019
Hello all, I mention this stuff a lot and people are always surprised. So I thought I would share this here so that more of you can see this. Veeam Availability Orchestrator (VAO) v2 is a DR orchestration tool that can use replicas or backups as the source for failovers in a crisis. As a … Continue reading What else can you do with Veeam Availability Orchestrator?
Hello all, I hope that everyone enjoyed their week - and the weekend too I trust. Things are good here and I am happy to have some interesting stuff to share. I did get one article out this week, one about about replacing your Horizon View Security Server with the VMware Unified Access Gateway. It … Continue reading Newsletter: June 15, 2019
Hi there, I don't like long blog titles, and mine was long enough. This article will be about removing a View security server, and replacing it with a UAG which is supposed to make everything more simple, and more powerful. BTW, when you go to configure there is a choice for import config, that is … Continue reading Deploy and configure VMware Unified Access Gateway
Hello all, I hope that this finds everyone healthy and happy. It was a rough week for me. I hope it was better for you. This weekend my wife and I are in the small mountains of Fairmont Hot Springs in BC. I did a few articles this week, one article on a VAO issue … Continue reading Newsletter: June 8, 2019