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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 ProVirtualzone.com

Veeam Vanguard Summit – Prague 2021 Recap

After some weeks of this event, it's time for a Veeam Vanguard Summit – Prague 2021 Recap. This was my first physical event (and I think one of the first in vCommunity) since 2019 after the world closed because of the covid pandemic.  And this was a refresh in our lives, and I miss this, [...]

By | 2021-11-25T12:30:42+01:00 November 21st, 2021|Backups, Veeam|0 Comments

New vCenter 7 Update 3b how to update – now removed by VMware

-- Important note: Incredible that I have published this blog post that I had written a couple of days ago and did some changes to publish and after publishing I check the vCenter 7 Update 3b Release Notes doesn't exist anymore. According to KB86191 the patch and also the ISO version was removed from VMware [...]

By | 2021-11-21T12:47:29+01:00 November 18th, 2021|VMware, vSphere|2 Comments

Altaro: SysAdmin Horror Stories Vol.3 – FREE eBook

The previously published SysAdmin Horror Stories Vol.1 and Vol.2 highlighted some of SysAdmins’ funniest and most horrifying stories. They proved so successful, that Altaro decided to produce a third and final edition: they’ve gathered some more real-life stories to share with you, that are both funny and horrific! We all know that a SysAdmin’s job [...]

By | 2021-11-04T22:49:12+01:00 November 4th, 2021|Altaro, Backups|0 Comments

vSphere 7 update 2/3 with HA issue using i40enu driver

I this blog post, vSphere 7 update 2/3 with HA issue using i40enu driver, I will talk about a problem with HA that could and will happen when you update your vSphere 7 to update 2c or 3. When you apply these updates on your vSphere 7, your HA will start going crazy and fail [...]

By | 2021-11-08T23:31:54+01:00 November 4th, 2021|VMware, vSphere|2 Comments

Hornetsecurity 365 Threat Monitor App review

Today in this Hornetsecurity 365 Threat Monitor App review, I’d like to talk about a new product. Hornetsecurity’s 365 Threat Monitor detects and allows you to instantly delete email threats, such as ransomware, phishing, and spam, that breach your Microsoft 365 security and enter your user’s inboxes. Before we go to the product review, who [...]

By | 2021-11-11T10:36:45+01:00 November 4th, 2021|Altaro, Backups, Olher|0 Comments

Veeam Stories: My first Veeam encounter

As promised, I will write some blog posts about Veeam in this Veeam Stories series. These are histories that I have from all the years I have worked with Veeam since they launched their v1.0 back in 2008. In this first Veeam Stories: My first Veeam encounter, I will talk about the first time I [...]

By | 2021-11-08T23:32:53+01:00 October 15th, 2021|Backups, Veeam|0 Comments

Altaro webinar: What’s New in Windows Server 2022

Every three years Windows unveils a new version of its massively widespread OS, Windows Server. But this time it feels different. The rollout of Windows Server 2022 has felt strangely subdued compared to past iterations and it seems that this is part of Microsoft’s larger strategy to push admins towards a more cloud-hosted future. So, [...]

By | 2021-10-12T17:28:16+02:00 October 12th, 2021|Altaro, Backups|0 Comments

VeeamON 2021 Update online event is coming

VeeamON 2021 Update event is coming on October 13th For AMERS and October 14th for APJ & EMEA, and it is time for a view of what will be discussed. In this VeeamON 2021 update, Veeam will show the new updates on their products, demos, and use cases. This is a two hours event full [...]

By | 2021-11-08T23:34:07+01:00 October 12th, 2021|Backups, Veeam|0 Comments

Veeam launched Veeam Backup & Replication 11a

A few days ago, Veeam launched a new update for Veeam Backup & Replication 11a with the build 11.0.1.1261. In this Veeam launched Veeam Backup & Replication 11a  will try to highlight the main features added to this new version and the improvements as the bug fix. Note: This version is still not GA(Generally Available) [...]

By | 2021-11-08T23:34:34+01:00 October 5th, 2021|Backups, Veeam|0 Comments