Veeam Error “PhysicalHost with id ‘xxxx…’ was not found”

I had a customer that had some backup jobs that failed with this error "Task failed, Error: PhysicalHost with id 'xxxx…' was not found", and it looks likethis. We found the host that this machine was running on, and this host was reinstalled. After some searching i found that there was 2 record in the Veeam […]

VMware vSphere 6.5a and NSX for vSphere 6.3 released

VMware has released vSphere vCenter 6.5a, ESXi 6.5a and NSX for vSphere 6.3. vCenter 6.5a and ESXi 6.5a is needed for NSX 6.3. They also contains bug fixes. See release notes for vCenter 6.5a here: http://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/vsphere/65/vsphere-vcenter-server-650a-release-notes.html See release notes for ESXi 6.5a here: http://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/vsphere/65/vsphere-esxi-650a-release-notes.html NSX for vSphere 6.3 also has a lot of new feature and enhancements. See the […]

Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows 2.0 (Public BETA)

You can now sign up for the Public Beta of the Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows 2.0. System requirements Hardware  CPU: x86-64 processor architecture.  Memory: 2 GB RAM.  Disk Space: 150 MB for product installation.  Network: 1 Mbps or faster. High latency and reasonably unstable WAN links are supported.  System firmware: BIOS or UEFI.  Drive encryption: […]

Veeam has release Update 1 for B&R, One and Office 365

Veeam has released 3 updates today. Veeam Backup and Replication 9.5 Update 1 This gives support for vSphere 6.5, and have other fixes. Solution Platform support Dell EMC Data Domain OS 6.0, including synthetic full backup performances optimizations, backup retention and health check reliability improvements. HPE 3PAR 3.2.2 MU3, including multiple API interaction improvements for […]

vSphere 6.5 Backup Interoperability

We are still waiting for the backup vendors to support vSphere 6.5. At the moment VMware VDP 6.1.3 and Veritas Backup Exec 16 has support. Veritas Backup Exec 16 does not support vSAN 6.5 (see the Software Compatibility list here: https://www.veritas.com/support/en_US/article.000115689) Veritas NetBackup 7.7.3 has a limited support, see here. https://www.veritas.com/support/en_US/article.000116592 Veeam B&R 9.5 Update 1 will have support and is […]

vCenter 6.5 Image Builder Stops Working after Changing Certificates

I was looking at VMware vCenter 6.5 i my lab, and wanted to change the certificate, but after change the certificate the Image Builder failed with some error. Before i change the certificate i had added some things to the Image Builder "Software Deopts". VMware HA Agent and HPE ESXi 6.5 customized image depot file. After i changed […]

Veeam Agent for Linux 1.0 Released

Veeam has released version 1.0 of the Veeam agent for Linux. Backup features Veeam provides fast, image-based backup for Linux instances running in the public cloud or on-premises. Backup options include: Entire computer, volume-level and file-level backup: Get image-based backup for your entire Linux system or specific volumes or files Built-in snapshot and CBT drivers: Get true incremental Linux […]

New releases from VMware

VMware has this week released new version of: VMware vRealize Network Insight 3.2 See release notes: https://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/vrni/32/vrealize-network-insight-32-release-notes.html VMware Horizon 7 version 7.0.3 See release notes: https://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/horizon-7-view/horizon-703-view-release-notes.html VMware Horizon Client 4.3 See release notes: https://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/horizon-client/horizon-client-windows-43-release-notes.html VMware App Volumes 2.12 See release notes: http://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/appvolumes/2.12/app-volumes-212-release-notes.html vRealize Operations for Horizon 6.4 See release notes: http://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/v4h/64/vrealize-horizon-64-release-notes.html VMware vRealize Operations for Published Applications 6.4 See release […]