I came across this error the other day in my lab and luckily there is a quick fix for it so I could proceed to backup my VMware VCSA server
One of the components that the VMware vCenter Server Appliance (VCSA) is missing, is the ability to automatically backup. In VCSA 6.5, VMware has introduced a backup feature within the appliance admin portal, however what do we do with VCSA 6 ?
Veeam and Netapp Replication Bug 52968
Last week we came across an issue where Veeam Backup and Replication Update 3 was unable to find Netapp snapmirror or snapvault relationships for the specific job that was running. The specific warning within the job window was:
Veeam Backup and VMware ESXi 6 CBT issue
Last week an issue was discovered within VMware ESXi 6 where by Change Block Tracking (CBT) can return incorrect changed blocks . This means you will end up with inconsistent incremental backups.
Veeam Backup Availability Suite v9 Veeam Backup and Replication Scale-Out Backup Repositories – You now have the ability to group multiple backup repositories into a single large Scale-Out repository. This also offers you the option […]
Netapp Availability of SnapCenter Plug-In 1.0 for Microsoft SQL Server
Netapp SnapCenter is the new application consistent backup, verification, cloning and recovery too that unlike previous SnapManagers, allows you to perform all backup and recovery operations from a single graphical interface.
Veeam Enterprise Manager NAT Setup
We have been using Veeam Backup and Replication along with Veeam Enterprise Manager extensively over the past few months. Each setup is different but one common setup especially for service providers is to have your Veeam Enterprise Manager located in a DMZ. We then need add Veeam Backup and Replication Servers that are sitting behind various firewalls.
I have just completed 2 new tutorials with the latest Veeam Backup and Replication version 8. The 2 tutorials concentrate on backing up and restoring virtual machines on a VMware vSphere environment via the Veeam Backup and Replication version 8 console.