Veeam Backup job indexing/Application Aware on only one VM out of many

If you have made a Veeam Backup job that contains many VM's and only want's to index one of the VM's (this can alo be used on Application Aware, not in the example, but the principal is the same.) Here is the folder that I want to make a job for, but only wants to index the […]

VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.2 Released

VMware has released a new version of vRealize Operations Manager version 6.0. What's New? vRealize Operations Manager 6.2 is the latest release of the VMware integrated vRealize Operations Suite. Updates cover all major areas of the product including installation, configuration, licensing, alerting, dashboards, reports, and policies. This release introduces the following enhancements. Enhanced Distributed Resource Scheduler […]

vSAN and HBA Driver support

Be aware of using the correct SCSI/SATA driver for vSAN supported controllers. In the vSAN health check you may see something like this: After checking the Compability list, I found that this controller supported the megaraid_sas. The megaraid_sas is what’s referred to as legacy driver, so you have do disable the native driver. See the KB for instruction: http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=2044993 Note: […]

vSAN issue “Host cannot communicate with all other….”

There is a bug in vSphere 6.0 Update 1b that could give som false warnings, like “Host cannot communicate with all other nodes in the Virtual SAN enabled cluster”. The problem and solution can be found in this KB: http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=2143214 One of my colleagues tried this but it does not always work, and we had to leave the customers […]

VMware vCenter Converter 6.1 Released

VMware has just released a VMware vCenter Converter 6.1. What's new: The VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 6.1 provides: Support for additional guest operating systems: Windows 10, Ubuntu 15. Offline conversions for HyperV 2012 R2 virtual machines. SSH key based authentication for the Linux sources during conversion. Support for VMware Workstation 12. For full release notes see: https://pubs.vmware.com/Release_Notes/en/converter/61/conv_sa_61_rel_notes.html […]

Oracle licensing and support on VMware vSphere

As every one knows any good project get stopped by licensing. Oracle are up to there old tricks of trying to get more money or making virtual environment segmented (extra vCenter på Oracle hosts. staying on 5.5). It's properly the same with Microsoft Hyper-V and Citrix XenServer. Before you just do as Oracle or there auditing partners says, […]

Veeam ONE v9 Released

The long awaited release of the new Veeam ONE v9, has been released today. This version supports the new Veeam Backup & Replication v9 and all it's features. It also have many new features, and enhancement. Find the whats new document here: https://www.veeam.com/veeam_one_9_0_whats_new_en_wn.pdf Find the release notes here: https://www.veeam.com/veeam_one_9_0_release_notes_en_rn.pdf

Veeam Backup & Replication v9 Released

The long awaited release of the new Veeam Backup & Replication v9, has been released today. This new version has many new exciting features og enhancement: Scale-out Backup Repository BitLooker Integration with EMC snapshots Backup from NetApp SnapMirror and SnapVault On-Demand Sandbox for Storage Snapshots Direct NFS Access HPE StoreOnce Catalyst Updated EMC Data Domain support […]