Monthly Archives: June 2017


How to backup and restore Exchange Server Objects

In the following of the article series Virtual Backups, the latest was How to backup and restore Active Directory objects, in this article we will show how to backup and restore Exchange Servers objects (we will delete and restore emails). Again for this Exchange Backup restore objects we will use the Backup tool Nakivo Backup [...]

By | 2020-05-02T19:57:46+02:00 June 30th, 2017|Backups, Nakivo, VMware|0 Comments

How to backup and restore Active Directory objects

In the series of Virtual Backups and of my latest article How to backup Virtual Domain Controllers.  This time we will Backup and Restore Active Domain objects (computers, user accounts with a password, Group Policy Objects (GPOs), etc.). As we check in the previous article, we can create a Backup Job to backup our Domain Controllers [...]

By | 2020-05-02T19:57:41+02:00 June 28th, 2017|Backups, Nakivo, VMware|0 Comments

vCenter issue: Panic Access Violation related to a database error LoadHealthCheckResultFromDB

Some weeks ago we had a major issue in one of our Windows Production vCenter 6.0 update 3.  vCenter service was stopping after some minutes. It could be online for 5m, or 40m, or even 1h, then just stop. Spend a lot of hours trying to troubleshoot the issue without finding any reason why the [...]

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:04+01:00 June 25th, 2017|VMware|2 Comments

How to backup Virtual Domain Controllers

How to backup Virtual Domain Controllers is a subject and a question that many users have when they Virtualize their Domain Controllers. Is not an easy answer and some rules and requirements need to be set before we backup or restore Domain Controllers (or even Active Directory objects). With the new Windows Server feature, VM-Generation [...]

By | 2020-05-02T19:57:33+02:00 June 23rd, 2017|Backups, Nakivo, VMware|0 Comments

NAKIVO Backup & Replication v7.2 Beta

Nakivo announced today their new Beta version for NAKIVO Backup & Replication v7.2. This new NAKIVO Backup & Replication will have new features and some improvements. New features: Asustor NAS Support: Install NAKIVO Backup & Replication on an Asustor NAS to create a high-performance VM backup appliance that combines backup software, backup hardware, backup storage, [...]

By | 2020-05-02T19:57:04+02:00 June 21st, 2017|Backups, Nakivo, Partners|0 Comments

How to create a Nested VMware vSAN 6.6 environment – Part II

In this second article How to create a Nested VMware vSAN 6.6 environment - Part II – Configure All-Flash vSAN Nested we will configure the vSAN in the vSphere Web Client. In Part I  – Create Nested vSphere 6.5 for vSAN 6.6 of this article we had to install and configure all the Nested ESXi hosts [...]

By | 2018-09-20T18:47:29+02:00 June 17th, 2017|Storage, VMware, vSAN|0 Comments

Veeam Backup & Replication is now certified by VMware on vSAN

Veeam Backup & Replication tool is now certified by VMware to work with vSAN and also vSphere ESXi. We can use Veeam to backup from vSAN and supported by Veeam since 2014, but now VMware recognizes and certified Veeam to use on their vSAN product. I think this is great news for Veeam and pretty [...]

By | 2018-03-13T12:44:19+01:00 June 9th, 2017|Backups, Storage, vSAN|0 Comments

Votes for Top vBlog 2017 is open

The site vSphere-Land from Eric Siebert started the voting for the best Virtualization Blog for 2016.  Like every year, Eric site promotes a voting to the best vBlog in the Virtualization blogosphere. Is the first time that this blog and I is in the Eric blog voting list and will participate in this [...]

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:04+01:00 June 2nd, 2017|VMware|0 Comments