Mar 21

SECURE IT DAY 2019 | 28 March | PARIS


Monaco Digital – Avangarde (Monaco Digital) will organize his Summit in Paris – March 28, 2019 SECURE IT DAY 2019 | Paris! This second Summit is a great partner enablement initiative for our customers. Monaco Digital – Avangarde continues to display deep signs of growth as customers begin to understand the importance of Security and Availability as the cornerstone of their Digital Transformation strategy. The company has a powerful portfolio of solutions which ensures a high level of customer retention and satisfaction for our business. The IT leader in Monaco will host its annual “Customers Connect” in March in Paris with a lot of partners including Veeam, Microsoft, VMware, Dell EMC, DataCore, Western Digital, Varonis, Stormshield, Fortinet, F-Secure, VadeSecure, Trend, Ivanti, Manzalab Group, Olfeo, and Orange Business Services. Registration is for free! 🙂

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Feb 12

Veeam Vanguard 2019 – Level 4!

Hi, yesterday I received a great new from Rick Vanover. I have been selected for the Veeam Vanguard program for the 4th year! Honored and proud to be selected as a Veeam Vanguard 2019 then congratulations to all the returning and new Vanguard! 🙂

What is “Veeam Vanguard” program?

Veeam Vanguard

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Jan 24

Step by Step Guide Veeam B&R 9.5 U4 Upgrade

Yesterday, Veeam released Veeam Backup and Replication 9.5 Update 4, which contains some significant improvements: Archive Tier, Secure Restoreand Staged Restore, VMware vSphere 6.7 Upate 1 support and others…

You can learn more about Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 U4 new features here.

This technical article provides a step by step guide to upgrade Veeam B&R 9.5 Update 3a (build or later prior to installing this update) to Veeam B&R 9.5 Update 4 build be version (Veeam Backup and Replication 9.5 U4 Upgrade). If you need to upgrade your Veeam Backup Server (v8 or v9) you can follow this article.

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Jan 05

Veeam B&R – Certificate expiration date


Last month, one major Veeam Backup & Replication bug was discovered about self-signed certificate. The following error message appears when starting Veeam Backup and Replication (Veeam B&R) console: “Failed to check certification expiration date“. This bug is very annoying because it will impact everyone who’s using the default self-signed certificates, which is, unfortunately, the majority. As a reminder, Veeam uses those certificates to implement secure communication between backup infrastructure components, as well as with managed backup agents. And while the editor provides the ability to select or import your own certificate, most don’t worry about this and just keep the default certificate that is automatically generated when you install Veeam Backup & Replication. This certificate is set to expire in 1 year from its creation date, and due to some bugs, you will see artifacts of its expiration one year after your Update 3 installation date. Which means this will hit many of you in the next few weeks…

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Jan 04

Why you should protect your Data in the right way?


I have written an article about Data Protection in French for “SMART DSI” magazine (Edition 2018, September). This is a French IT magazine intended for IT Manager and Business Manager. The topic is “Data Protection – Think Differently”. Basically, the article is written in French. As you know Data is the engine of Digital Transformation. It is the lifeblood of applications, the currency of business, the beating heart of digital life. Enjoy it!


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