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 opportunities.  As you might guess you can recover your DC's without issue but that is … Continue reading Restoring Active Directory Objects

Connecting to guest OS via VIX error … error 4

  Hello all, An irritating issue today was solved - with some help from Veeam forums. I recently went through the Veeam Certified Engineer training and test (yes I passed!).  As a result of that learning, I wanted to enabled guest file indexing and / or application aware processing.  Here is what it looks like: … Continue reading Connecting to guest OS via VIX error … error 4

Veeam backup failed – the operation is not allowed in the current state

Hello all, I recently had a backup failure.  It was of my lab DC, and I had just upgraded it from Win2K8 R2 to Win2K12 R2.  I saw this in my status email. I love these well designed emails as often when I am out on the road it is how I see how things … Continue reading Veeam backup failed – the operation is not allowed in the current state