/Luciano Patrao

About Luciano Patrao

I am over 20 years’ experience in the IT industry. Working with Virtualization for more than 10 years (mainly VMware). I am an MCP, VCP6.5-DCV, VMware vSAN Specialist, Veeam Vanguard 2018/2019, vExpert vSAN 2018/2019 and vExpert for the last 4 years. Specialties are Virtualization, Storage, and Virtual Backups. I am working for Elits a Swedish consulting company and allocated to a Swedish multinational networking and telecommunications company as a Teach Lead and acting as a Senior ICT Infrastructure Engineer. I am a blogger and owner of the blog
25 09, 2020

New NAKIVO Backup & Replication v10.1

By | 2020-09-25T15:42:50+02:00 September 25th, 2020|Backups, Nakivo|0 Comments

NAKIVO launched a new version for its main Backup product, New NAKIVO Backup & Replication v10.1. Before this v10.1, NAKIVO also had a previous version 10.0.1 launched a month ago. That version was just some minor bug fixes, mainly, Skip unused blocks feature in v9.4. In this new version, these are the new features included: Backup [...]

24 09, 2020

What is new in vSphere and vSAN 7.0 U1

By | 2020-09-25T00:00:42+02:00 September 24th, 2020|VMware, vSAN|0 Comments

In the last week, VMware announced his first update for vSphere and vSAN 7.0. In this blog post, we will see What is new in vSphere and vSAN 7.0 U1. Important to notice that this is just the announcement and not the release yet. The official release should be set to October/November. I will not [...]

21 09, 2020

How to add and config Hyper-V hosts and Clusters in SCVMM 2019

By | 2020-09-21T03:14:21+02:00 September 21st, 2020|Hyper-V|0 Comments

Following the previous System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2019 Series article and with a delay of many months, I will finally continue the SCVMM 2019 third part with this How to add and config Hyper-V hosts and Clusters in SCVMM 2019. Adding your Hyper-V 2016 or 2019 to your System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2019 [...]

13 09, 2020

Backup Best Practices in Action – The Backup Bible Part 2

By | 2020-09-13T20:16:24+02:00 September 13th, 2020|Altaro, Backups, Partners|0 Comments

Altaro launched the second part of their Backup Bible book Backup Best Practices in Action – The Backup Bible Part 2. The Backup Bible is an ambitious project produced by Altaro and written by Microsoft MVP Eric Siron that aims to be the definite guide to backup and disaster recovery for companies of all sizes. [...]

4 09, 2020

Runecast Analyzer 4.4.3 and Pure Storage a quick review

By | 2020-09-04T23:39:44+02:00 September 4th, 2020|Partners, Runecast, Storage, VMware|0 Comments

Version 4.4.3 was launched a couple of weeks in this Runecast Analyzer 4.4.3 and Pure Storage a quick review, we will check their new version. We will also look at the new feature that includes best practices for Pure Storage Flash Array VMware configuration launched in version 4.4.2. Runecast CEO Stanimir Markov stated, “Runecast's Partnership [...]

18 08, 2020

Veeam Backup & Replication 10a release

By | 2020-08-18T01:36:29+02:00 August 18th, 2020|Backups, Partners, Veeam|0 Comments

After I update all my Veeam Server with the new 10a release, it is time to provide some information about Veeam Backup & Replication 10a release. Veeam Backup & Replication v10 as been updated since their release, with some minor patches like Patch 1 and Patch 2, with some but fixes for the v10 version. [...]

31 07, 2020

Iperius Backup version 7.1 is out

By | 2020-07-31T20:12:47+02:00 July 31st, 2020|VMware|0 Comments

Iperius Backup version 7.1 is out. Iperius Backup is Iperius primary backup product. This new release was launched on 24/07/2020. In previous blog posts I have written a full review of this product. Iperius Backup is an image-based backup solution. It can perform hot backups of VMware ESXi and Hyper-V virtual machines. Supporting Changed Block [...]

29 07, 2020

NAKIVO Backup and Replication v10 is out

By | 2020-07-29T15:17:38+02:00 July 29th, 2020|VMware|0 Comments

NAKIVO launched on the 23rd of July their new v10 version.  NAKIVO Backup and Replication v10 is out with some new features and new systems support. New Features VMware vSphere 7 Support NAKIVO Backup & Replication now supports backup and replication for VMs running in vSphere 7, the latest version of VMware’s server virtualization platform. [...]

17 07, 2020

This SysAdmin Day WIN with Altaro!

By | 2020-07-17T23:54:59+02:00 July 17th, 2020|VMware|0 Comments

Altaro has a challenge for SysAdmin Day and you can win some prizes. The challenge is This SysAdmin Day WIN with Altaro! SysAdmin Day has arrived, and with it, gratitude for all the unsung heroes that 2020 has needed. Your hard work has made it possible for all of us to keep going, despite all [...]