6 03, 2018

Selected as a Veeam Vanguard 2018

By | 2018-03-06T23:02:20+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Backups, Olher, Partners|0 Comments

Is with great honor that I announce that I have been selected as a Veeam Vanguard 2018. I am excited and humbled by this selection. In the last three years I have been nominated but never able to get the selection, and this year surprisingly (because I was not counting that I will get it) [...]

4 03, 2018

Microsoft launch patch to fix ReFS issues

By | 2018-03-06T22:50:08+00:00 March 4th, 2018|Backups, Virtualization|0 Comments

Finally, Microsoft launch patch to fix ReFS issues KB4077525. This patch will fix some of the issues that users were getting while using ReFS. Mainly when using significant Volumes and big files like in backups (particularly if ReFS is formatted with 64K, but we can find memory issues when the is formatted with 4K) ReFS [...]

19 10, 2017

Veeam: How to fix Broken backup chain

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:03+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Backups, Virtualization|0 Comments

This article will explain How to fix Broken backup chain in Veeam Backup & Replication. A Broken Backup Chain is when you have full Backup(.vbk), and several (can be 2 or more) incremental(.vib)that  were deleted or corrupted. Particularly if you are not using "Reverse Incremental." Increments always injected in the last backup to create a [...]

4 03, 2017

Veeam Proxy issue: Removing Veeam ghost snapshots

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:06+00:00 March 4th, 2017|Backups, Virtualization|1 Comment

Today one of our vCenter DB VMs we had a warning with the following message: "Virtual Disk Consolidation is required". This is normal in a VMware farm and happens sometimes (this could be caused by too many snapshot, very old snapshots or snapshot that were not properly removed). All we need to do is click [...]

22 12, 2016

Veeam: Backup Service stop working

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:07+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|Backups|1 Comment

Today after a clean install for a new Veeam Backup Server 9.5 (for testing purposes) in a Windows 2012 R2, when I change the host name and added to the Domain, I was not able to login to the Veeam Backup anymore. Checking Backup Service was stopped and cannot restart it again. Looking at the [...]

11 11, 2016

Veeam Guide: How to deploy Stonefly Cloud Drive Veeam on Azure

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:07+00:00 November 11th, 2016|Backups|0 Comments

Guide how to deploy Veeam Cloud Connect for the Enterprise using StoneFly Cloud Drive with Scale Out NAS Storage on Microsoft Azure. This is a great guide(PDF) where you can deploy and configure and connect StoneFly Scale Out NAS Enterprise Cloud Drive and Veeam Cloud Connect in Microsoft Azure Cloud. Set up a StoneFly Cloud [...]

11 11, 2016

Veeam Vanguard 2017 nominations are now Open

By | 2017-12-30T02:50:07+00:00 November 11th, 2016|Backups|0 Comments

Veeam Vanguard nominations are again open for 2017. A Veeam Vanguard if a program that give award to individuals for their contribute to Veeam products in participation in forums, webinars, blog posts, white papers, etc. "Vanguards receive a number of exclusive program benefits — honestly, too many to list — but among these extensive benefits [...]