Category: Microsoft

Oct 05

Top 15 easy performance optimizations (Veeam)

Today there is the Microsoft experiences’16 event in Paris about Digital Transformation, Scott Guthrie (Executive Vice President, Microsoft Cloud and Enterprise Group) has just announced 2 datacenters in France (Azure regions) in 2017 will be located near Paris and in South of France! It’s a good new for Veeam France because the second feature announcement …

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Aug 17

Veeam Backup & Replication 9 Best Practices Guide

The Best Practices guide for Veeam Backup & Replication 9 is now available, it was developped by Veeam architects. This guide is intended for Backup Administrators or Consultants managing Veeam Backup & Replication on a daily basis. Most sections of this guide assume you already have hands on experience with Backup & Replication, and will …

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Aug 16

Backup Service does not start after Veeam B&R 9 U2 Install!

Update 2 for Veeam Backup & Replication 9.0 has been generally available for a week now, and Veeam has not much to report except one upgrade problem that seems fairly common. You can find more information about the release here. If you have minimal possible SQL permissions on the Veeam service account (“db_datareader” and “db_datawriter” …

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Apr 19

Microsoft VSS and Veeam B&R

Microsoft’s Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) is Windows’ built-in infrastructure for application backups. As a native Windows service, VSS facilitates creating a consistent view of application data during the course of a backup. VSS relies on coordination between VSS requestors, writers and providers for quiescence, or “to make quiet,” a disk volume, so that a …

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Feb 27

Installing SQL Standard for Veeam B&R

This step-by-step article describes how to install Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Standard SP3 database and the most common SQL Server components between computers that are running SQL Server. You can follow this post to move database from SQL Express to SQL Standard too. The steps that are described in this article assume that you will …

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