Veeam CDP (Continuous Data Protection) is one of my best new feature in Veeam Availability Suite 11 (Veeam Backup & Replication v11), it provides better SLAs for end-users by using new VMware technology. Veeam CDP (without snapshots) – VMware continuous data protection to reduce RPOs from minutes to seconds. It leverages VMware’s VAIO framework to reliably intercept and redirect VM I/O to the replica without a need to create standard VM snapshots. Maintain consistency between applications and data for precise and predictable recovery is the challenge of this new functionality! Veeam rose to it with application-aware processing and the same Disaster Recovery process as Replication job/Failover. Really powerful…
Veeam is getting really close to shipping their v11 platform update. As usual, the first thing Veeam will do is share the RTM build with all of their partners, to give them some time to get acquainted with the new versions before they become generally available in a few weeks. Then, Veeam improves the engine in version 11, and Anton Gostev (SVP, Product Management @ Veeam) gave one interesting feedback in his weekly post. The run where 11.4 GB/s backup speed was reached…
Last year, I had the opportunity to participate in a live session in French as official Varonis Speaker about Microsoft 365 Security (Varonis Elite member) at aOS Nice 2020 with Mickaël Lopes (Cyber Security Pre Sales Engineer @ Varonis). We are seeing an uptick in adversaries using a very tricky Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) attack to bypass MFA and breach Office 365 tenants (for example). So, during the session, we have shown how to level up your Microsoft 65 Security (Deep Dive – Microsoft Teams) with Varonis solution.
A few weeks ago, we announced our first Fr Veeam User Group (France) meeting is scheduled to take place on Thursday 11th February 2021 (online). Things are ramping up at Veeam, as we head into the busiest quarter of the year. The new French community arrives at the right time, basically, Veeam we’ll be shipping 14 individual products this quarter! Here is the full list of what we’ll be shipping this quarter: Veeam Backup & Replication v11, Veeam Agent for Linux v5, Veeam Agent for Mac, Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows v5, Veeam Plug-in for Oracle RMAN (AIX), Veeam Plug-in for Oracle RMAN (Linux) v3, Veeam Plug-in for Oracle RMAN (Solaris) v2, Veeam Plug-in for Oracle RMAN (Windows) v3, Veeam Plug-in for SAP HANA v3, Veeam Plug-in for SAP on Oracle, Veeam Availability Orchestrator v4, Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure v2, Veeam ONE v11 and Veeam Service Provider Console v5.
The ReFS filesystem is commonly used for Virtualization, Backup, and Microsoft Exchange because of its resiliency, real-time tier optimization, faster virtual machine operations, and great scalability. But until recently, ReFS didn’t support data deduplication, which was available on NTFS formatted volumes only. Data deduplication can provide significant savings on storage costs by using block-level technology to reduce the number of space files take up on a disk. Windows Server 2019: Dealing with Performance Problems between Backup Jobs and ReFS.