Hello all, We were working in Veeam Availability Orchestrator (VAO) recently and I had an interesting error and a few of us were puzzled by it. So that means it is a good one to share. During a test failover we saw some unusual errors and the test failover failed. The two screenshots above are … Continue reading Virtual Lab: VM has no network adapter error
I am working on an amazing technical white paper about doing vRealize Automation with Veeam and SovLabs. And wow does it work great. I cannot wait to write it up for everyone to see. But, to test out the portal based restore of files, it did not quite work. And the workaround - which I … Continue reading In a Veeam backup job when you enable Indexing on Linux VMs it fails
This article will help you with your Veeam Backup & Replication upgrades.
Hi all, Update: 2/23/19 - this no longer works. I am using v3 of the agents and Update 4 of Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5. I am investigating. I updated my Veeam Backup & Replication server to Update 3 yesterday. I was curious about the agent management, so I right clicked on my existing agent … Continue reading Where is my Veeam Agent for Windows UI?
Hello all, I hope that this finds everyone doing well? Enjoying the weekend, and too the past week? I had a pretty good week and got a lot of things done. I have finished a DR strategies white paper and it should be on Veeam.com soon, and my VM and Veeam Encryption paper has turned … Continue reading Newsletter: July 8, 2017
I have seen a lot about how cool ReFS is and how important - like Ricks article. I have not seen so much, certainly not in one spot, on how to make it work, and how to make sure it is in fact working for you. So that is what I will cover in this … Continue reading Veeam and ReFS – how to make things work!
Hi there, Just installing Veeam Backup & Replication (VBR) and using an off-host SQL server. And I got an error: Now, I am not a SQL guy, but I can normally make it work. So from this error I did three things to get things working. There is likely a better way but this worked … Continue reading Veeam install and SQL error
Storage networks and vMotion networks should be private and non-routing. But when you do that - lately for me - people think that you cannot use NFS backups with Veeam. But you can in fact. Easy if you know how. So guess what - I will show you how. This is good to know since … Continue reading Veeam and access to private and non-routing networks
Update - 5/25/17 - it has taken me longer than I had hopped but I have figured this out, and in fact an writen a Veeam technical white paper on it. When I am done and things are good - and the paper published - I will 'mark' myself done below. Michael Hi all, This … Continue reading How to backup / restore encrypted VMs in vSphere 6.5
Hello all, One of my co-workers at Veeam - a field SE - has written a short article that I quite like, and with his permission I have reprinted it here. You can find his blog here and in fact there are a number of article about the recent Veeam launch you can find. This … Continue reading How are Veeam backup files written?