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Why vExperts should get some support!

Hi all, If you download Veeam to test it out you get basic support.  If you are a Veeam Vanguard you get premier support. As a vExpert we get no support.  I think we should get some basic level of

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Restoring Active Directory Objects

This all started with a discussion with a person in Dinosaur Provincial Park.  A great place to explore and in fact meet fellow IT people.  When you protect your Active Directory domain controllers with Veeam it provides some very interesting

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Happy Holidays 2015!

Hello everyone, I am back with my wife now (after almost three weeks at DG HQ), and with her family for Christmas and it is the way Christmas should be.  With family and friends that mean a lot to you.

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A vCenter Server resource is missing or invalid

I recently saw this error and it was while I was trying to deploy an OVA file from a vendor. This is one I have not seen before – not even a twinge of memory on it. Since this happened

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Travel Suggestions

Hello all, I saw this great travel for business people tips article by Andre and it got me thinking.  He does a great job of suggesting things that business people should be aware of.  But I have some things to

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Configuring Time in Active Directory

Hello all, I was talking with someone about this subject recently and realized I should write some of it down.  To make sure that all of your Windows machines – virtual or otherwise – have the same time the process

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Updating Virtualization Manager to v6.1.1

Hello all, I used a slightly older version of Virtualization Manager (6.10) when I got it going and documented it in my article.  That will not negatively impact you when you are installing at all.  However, it does mean that

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