Veeam Availability on Cisco UCS

Veeam Availability on Cisco UCS

Veeam Availability on Cisco UCS More @ Veeam Over the last few months, I have become intimately familiar with the UCS C3160 server. (See Figure 1.) This high-density rack server has 62 drive bays, holds 60 large form factor (3.5”) hard disk drives and has room for two SSDs. Dual Intel Xeon processors, up to 512 GB of RAM and all of that storage in a 4RU form factor — WHAT’S…

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Recovering the Active Directory Domain Services – Best practices for AD administration. Part 3

Recovering the Active Directory Domain Services – Best practices for AD administration. Part 3   From: Official Blog – Veeam Software   Introduction This blogpost is the third in a three-part series on AD (Active Directory) administration best practices. Have you ever had the horrible realization that you just deleted the wrong computer account from the domain? Or have you ever reset a service-account password for a mission-critical application and…

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Read-Only Domain Controller (RODC) – Best Practices for AD Administration. Part 2

Read-Only Domain Controller (RODC) – Best Practices for AD Administration. Part 2 From: Official Blog – Veeam Software Introduction In Part 1, Protecting the Active Directory Domain Services – Best Practices for AD administration, I focused on protection steps to protect your domain service locally. Unfortunately, most environments have multiple locations, otherwise known as ROBOs (Remote Office Branch Offices). Examples include remote, colocation and cloud data centers, retail stores, satellite offices,…

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New release: Veeam FastSCP for Microsoft Azure, our free gift to the IT community

New release: Veeam FastSCP for Microsoft Azure, our free gift to the IT community From: Official Blog – Veeam Software Veeam® recently announced the Veeam® FastSCP™ for Microsoft Azure beta at Microsoft Ignite. This new release is a standalone tool that lets you copy your files securely onsite to Microsoft Azure VMs (virtual machines) and from Microsoft Azure VMs to your on-site location. Hybrid cloud models are becoming more and more important and…

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Best Practices for AD administration: Part 1 – Protecting the Active Directory Domain Services

Best Practices for AD administration: Part 1 – Protecting the Active Directory Domain Services From: Official Blog – Veeam Software   Introduction Every component of the Modern Data Center requires authentication of some form or fashion.  Microsoft’s Active Directory Services contains information about individual objects within the forest and stores the necessary information in a relational database (ntds.dit). Domain Controllers are the heads of the infrastructure that controls access to resources through…

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Veeam Speeds Recovery While Securing Data

Review: Veeam Speeds Recovery While Securing Data Veeam brings backup and replication together in a single solution for VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V virtual environments. byLogan G. Harbaugh Logan G. Harbaugh is a longtime technology journalist with experience reviewing a wide range of IT products. Data is the new currency of the digital age. The data stored on a company’s servers and desktops is often worth far more than the…

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Rackspace to Provide Managed AWS Services Before Year’s End

Rackspace to Provide Managed AWS Services Before Year’s End Brought to you by Data Center Knowledge Rackspace is building a managed services product for Amazon Web Services, its rival in the public cloud market where Rackspace has struggled to grow. The Windcrest, Texas-based company’s CEO Taylor Rhodes said he expected to roll out managed AWS services later this year during his remarks on the company’s second-quarter earnings call Tuesday. Rhodes…

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Microsoft Certifies Riverbed SteelCentral AppInternals 10

, Offering Complete Visibility and Diagnostics into Microsoft Azure Workloads Riverbed and Microsoft partnership offers customers immediate insight into the performance of their cloud-based applications San Francisco—July 16, 2015— Riverbed Technology, the leader in application performance infrastructure, today announced that Riverbed® SteelCentral™ AppInternals 10 is now Microsoft Azure Certified. SteelCentral AppInternals 10 provides the most complete, real-time analytics to improve performance, optimize user experience, and measure the business impact of…

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Enterprise Enhancements in v9: ROBO and Tape

Enterprise Enhancements in v9: ROBO and Tape Posted: 06 Aug 2015 03:10 AM PDT The upcoming Veeam Availability Suite v9, among many new and exciting features, will bring more enhancements for Enterprise environments. In these environments, two main characteristics usually arise, and require proper solutions: scalability and management of multiple remote/branch offices. Interaction with guest OS of the protected virtual machines for proper backup and restore is a great advanced…

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How to restore a SQL Server Database

How to restore a SQL Server Database – Easily! Posted: 14 Aug 2015 06:36 AM PDT When we released Veeam Explorer for SQL Server last year, I was very excited about this new Explorer. It truly addresses the database restore situation with ease for virtualized SQL Server systems running as a virtual machine (VM) on VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V without requiring the expertise of a SQL Server database administrator…

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