Hi all, A wonderful week here in Anchorage Alaska visiting customers. I really like enabling people to survive DR events. I really appreciate how much customers like Veeam, it is a real honor and pleasure working with them. I am going to be at VeeamON after all and I look forward to meeting and visiting … Continue reading Newsletter: May 12, 2018
Hi all, Another week at home. Nice! My lab is still getting fixed up after the adventures - but now my Cisco firewall died. So had to bring up rather suddenly a new one - UniFi Security Gateway, and it was a little different that my previous firewall experience. It is not like other firewalls … Continue reading Newsletter: May 5, 2018
I often use my lab on the road for demo's and to prove that something works or doesn't work. On one of my last trips, or the one before that, my View license - provided thanks to vExpert, had expired and I had forgotten to update it. So I was not able to use my … Continue reading Add Veeam PN to my home lab
In Veeam Availability Orchestrator (VAO) you have by default the ability to protect virtual machines by vSphere tags, and it works pretty good. However, I know a customer who is on vSphere 6.0 and tags are not working so they need a new method of selecting VMs to be protected. It turns out we have … Continue reading So, you cannot use tags to protect your VMs?
Hello all, I hope everyone has had a nice week? Enjoying the weekend? Was a busy week for me. More repercussions from my wet ceiling. In my past I have a few customers that lost portions of datacenters due to water, and now I need to add to that list the water damage in my … Continue reading Newsletter: April 21, 2018
Hello all, This was a tough week for me. Busy at work, but also a bad water leak that caused a lot of damage, and almost hurt my lab but didn't. Then, one of my two storage arrays in the lab because a serious issue. I turned it off while the construction guys pulled out … Continue reading Newsletter: April 14, 2018
Hello all, I was home this week and that is always nice. Next week off to visit one of the first customers to buy Veeam Availability Orchestrator (VAO) and quite excited about that. I also need to learn more about vRealize Automation and that is going to be a bit tough I think. I wrote … Continue reading Newsletter: March 31, 2018