Being serious about Disaster Recovery means taking into account events like 9/11. Being serious about Active Directory means being serious about Backup and Restore. But… All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. That’s why sometimes you need to have a little fun. For fun times’ sake, let’s look at the LDAP Filter … Continue reading "Fun with Veeam’s Active Directory Explorer’s LDAP Filter"
Two weeks ago, we saw the release of Veeam Backup and Replication version 10a. Veeam Backup & Replication 10a is the newer build of version 10. This update also includes all fixes from v10 Cumulative Patch 1 and v10 Cumulative Patch 2 for v10, and supersedes those patches. What’s New Veeam Backup and Replication 10a … Continue reading "Veeam Backup and Replication version 10a adds support for the latest technology"
Six weeks ago, we looked at how Veeam Backup for Office 365 works in tenants with multi-factor authentication required for admin roles. With Security Defaults being the norm in newly created Azure AD tenants and their respective Office 365 tenants, it’s a good time to look at how Veeam Backup for Office 365 can work … Continue reading "Veeam Backup for Office 365 v4c build 18.104.22.1689 offers support for disabled legacy protocols"
Veeam Backup for Office 365 is an awesome product with a lot of possibilities and features. Just like Active Directory, it is a product that you can typically ‘next, next, finish’-install in about 10 minutes. However, is that the best approach to implementing Veeam Backup for Office 365? Here’s my list of five things I … Continue reading "Five things I wish I knew before ‘Next-Next-Finish’ing my Veeam Backup for Office 365 v4 installation"
With Security Defaults being the norm in newly created Azure AD tenants and their respective Office 365 tenants, it’s a good time to look at how Veeam Backup for Office 365 offers modern authentication since version 3. Setting up modern authentication requires these five steps after you’ve downloaded and installed Veeam Backup for Office 365: … Continue reading "Configuring Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 with Modern Authentication"
When working with Veeam products, you’ll be familiar with the *.vbk extension. Veeam uses this file extension to store back-ups, made with Veeam Backup & Replication (VBR). Based on the popular demand from my fellow Dutch Veeam Vanguard Maurice Kevenaar, Veeam now has published the Extract utility as a separate download on their web-site. This … Continue reading "Veeam now provides a stand-alone VBK Extract Utility"
Today, I received an e-mail from Nikola Pejková from Veeam congratulating me with being selected for the 2020 Veeam Vanguard Program by the Veeam Vanguard team. For me, it means I successfully renewed my previous four Veeam Vanguard Awards, dating back to 2016 and can celebrate my first lustrum as a Veeam Vanguard. I feel … Continue reading "I’m a 2020 Veeam Vanguard"
Last week, I presented two webinars with Veeam’s Andrey Zhelezko, technical product analyst at Veeam Software, on Active Directory Best Practices in terms of administration and disaster recovery. With 1849 and 2217 registered attendees for the European and North American webinar, respectively, these GoToWebinar sessions were solid Active Directory knowledge transfer successes. The recording and … Continue reading "The recording and slides of the Active Directory Best Practices webinar is now available"
On March 5th 2020, I’m presenting two webinars with Andrey Zhelezko, technical product analyst at Veeam Software, on Active Directory Best Practices in terms of administration and disaster recovery. Active Directory has been around for two decades. This decade, a secure and resilient Active Directory is needed more than ever. AD has been a part … Continue reading "I’m presenting two live Active Directory webinars with Veeam’s Andrey Zhelezko"
As organizations embrace the full suite of Office 365 and intend to extend their Veeam Availability Suite with Veeam Backup for Microsoft Officer 365, we often get the question on how to design the backup for Office 365 backup. When you use Veeam Backup for Office 365, it creates a local or cloud backup of … Continue reading "Analyze your Office 365 Backup requirements with ease"