Category: VEEAM

Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows (FREE)

Martin 17/05/2017

Veeam has finally released the sucessor to it’s Veeam Endpoint Backup 1.5, it add’s a lot of new features, and it’s still free, but can also be used in paid editions for workstations and servers. Read more: https://www.veeam.com/windows-endpoint-server-backup-free.html   What’s new in v2 Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows delivers all-new functionality to give you features and capabilities unheard of in a FREE desktop backup and data recovery solution. Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows includes: Active… Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows (FREE)

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Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5: Update 2 released

Martin 17/05/2017

Veeam has released update 2 for B&R 9.5, it fixes many things and adds new enhancements to the software:   Release notes: Platform support Cisco HyperFlex Systems (formerly HX-Series/SpringPath) support for Backup from Storage Snapshots functionality. HPE 3PAR StoreServ 3.3.1 support and improved scalability by migrating some API calls from SSH to RESTful API. Microsoft Hyper-V BigEndian platform support. Microsoft Exchange 2016 CU5 support for mailbox item recovery with Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Exchange. NetApp… Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5: Update 2 released

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Veeam 9.5 Backup and Replication – Update 1 released!

Martin 23/01/2017

Finally Veeam 9.5 B&R Update has been released, adding support for vSphere 6.5! Platform support Dell EMC Data Domain OS 6.0 support, including synthetic full backup performances optimizations, backup retention and health check reliability improvements. HPE 3PAR 3.2.2 MU3 support, including multiple API interaction improvements for added reliability and performance. HPE StoreOnce 3.15.1 support, bringning Instant VM Recovery to Catalyst-based backup repositories. Veeam Agent for Linux 1.0 support. Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows 2.0 Public… Veeam 9.5 Backup and Replication – Update 1 released!

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Veeam B&R v9 update 2 and Exchange 2010+ not good…on same server

Martin 30/08/2016

Today I was called by a customer, he told me that their backup has stopped working, since I was a their location (3 days ago). I was doing some server maintenance, at this small company (10 users), they have a small business server 2011 and this server also holds the veeam installation, as it’s their only server (maybe not best practice – but it’s been working through the years perfectly – until now). Veeam’s reason… Veeam B&R v9 update 2 and Exchange 2010+ not good…on same server

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VEEAM: ESXi 6.0 Express Patch 6 breaks CBT and InstantVM recovery!

Martin 21/06/2016

Here we go again! VMWARE has released ESXi 6.0 Express Patch 6: Link This apparently breaks CBT, under the following conditions: Only VMs with Operating System Server 2008 or newer (Linux VMs are unaffected.) All HW Versions (7, 8, 9, 10 and 11) and all VMware tools versions are affected The issue occurs with both thick and thin provisioned disks. The issue only occurs when the backup software uses quiesced snapshots, and it is enabled in… VEEAM: ESXi 6.0 Express Patch 6 breaks CBT and InstantVM recovery!

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Veeam Endpoint Backup FREE 1.5 is here!

Martin 18/03/2016

Finally Veeam released the new version of their free Endpoint backup for desktops/laptops, this is really a great product to do worry free backups and bare metal restore 🙂 Release notes: veeam_endpoint_free_1_5_release_notes_en Get it here: https://www.veeam.com/endpoint-backup-free.html Also a good way to protect yourself again Cryptolocker attacks: https://www.veeam.com/blog/how-to-avoid-losing-data-veeam-endpoint-backup-vs-cryptolocker.html

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