Released: Backup for Microsoft Azure …Free for up to 10 Instances!

Yesterday we announced the GA Veeam Backup for Azure (Build 1.0.0.253). Available through the Azure Marketplace the product can be deployed within five minutes and be ready to backup Azure VM instances. Exactly like its AWS sister product, this release contains a FREE edition which will backup up to 10 Azure instances out of the […] Read More

Accessing Linux Volumes with the Veeam Data Integration API

The Data Integration API is one of my favourite features that was released in v10. This isn’t only because it builds on existing technologies contained within Veeam Backup & Replication, but also because of what it represents in terms of the way customers think about previously stagnant backup data sitting in repositories. It’s all about […] Read More

Automation is Leading to a Future of AI Powered Backup

With emerging technologies on the rise, data is increasing at an exponential rate, posing a new challenge for today‚Äôs data management professionals. Though data volume can be managed, the increasing complexity of data is the real challenge. The sprawl of data, which is now coming from multiple clouds, databases, apps and devices is becomingly progressively […] Read More

vForum Online 2020 – Save The Date!

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that I’m writing about an event that is being held online… especially in this very moment in time. 2020 is the year of the virtual! Though in this case, the VMware vForum Online Spring evet is one of those online events that hasn’t been put together directly in response […] Read More

Innovation… Technical Acceleration has begun!

We are currently experiencing a period of Technical Acceleration. The current situation has forced businesses and people to modify their behaviors and pivot to new ways to do things to cope with the restrictions put in place to help bring things under control, specifically related to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Like other times of global […] Read More

Released: Veeam Service Provider Console v4 – What’s in it for Service Providers

Last week, Veeam Availability Console v4 (4.0.0.4877) was released. With this major update, The Veeam Availability Console is now the Veeam Service Provider Console (VSPC aka The Console aka Console). This name change reflects the commitment to this platform by Veeam as the central console that provides management and monitoring of Veeam Cloud and Service […] Read More

Quick Fix – No Datastores after ESXi 7.0 Upgrade on SuperMicro with Intel Based SATA Adapters

As usual, I like to jump right into software upgrades to test out new functionality (on none production systems of-course). With the GA of vSphere7 overnight, I went about upgrading my Homelab vCenter and ESXi host. The vCenter upgrade went well, but I ran into an issue after I upgraded the ESXi Host using the […] Read More

Zoombomb! Security for Zoom Learnt the Hard Way…Again!

The world is a very different place today… in fact it’s a very different place to what it was just two weeks ago. During this forced working from home situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, workers, friends and family have been forced to go digital to keep up social interactions. The messaging platform that has […] Read More

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