Auto-unmount Veeam vPower NFS datastore

Auto-unmount Veeam vPower NFS datastore

When doing an Instant VM recovery or a Linux FLR recovery using Veeam Backup & Replication it will create a NFS share within a VMware infrastructure which allows it to power on VM’s directly from a backup file. However when the restore is done the NFS share remains in the infrastructure. This is done to speed up future recoveries. I received the question if there was a way to auto-unmount the datastore once a restore was done. This is currently…

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Veeam Backup for Linux announced… and it’s FREE!

Veeam Backup for Linux announced… and it’s FREE!

Last year at VeeamON Veeam announced Veeam Endpoint Backup FREE. This free solution is a great success because it is easy to use and it just works. At VeeamON, Ratmir announced Veeam Backup for Linux that can be used to backup both your Linux servers on-premises as in the public cloud. Veeam Backup for Linux is an agent-based solution running inside the guest OS. It will support incremental backups with proprietary CBT driver. Fully compatible with LVM (Logical Volume Manager)…

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Veeam Backup & Replication v8 Update 3 released!

Veeam Backup & Replication v8 Update 3 released!

Update 3 for Veeam Backup & Replication v8 is now available and brings some improvements to the product. Most important is the support for Windows 10 (as guest VM and supported operating system for installing Veeam Backup & Replication) and the support for vSphere 6.0 Update 1 (this resolves the SSL issue). New Features and Enhancements Microsoft Support for Windows 10 as guest virtual machines (VMs), including application-aware processing. Support for installation of Veeam Backup & Replication and all of…

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PernixData FVP 3.0 is now available

PernixData FVP 3.0 is now available

PernixData finally released PernixData FVP 3.0 which includes 3 new features. What is PernixData FVP? PernixData FVP software puts storage intelligence into high speed server media, establishing a control point for optimizing application performance and managing data center operations with true scale-out growth. With FVP, customers can leverage any storage platform for capacity, creating a decoupled storage architecture that maximizes design flexibility while minimizing storage costs. vSphere 6.0 support This is a long awaited feature and all you need to…

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Update 2 for the Veeam Availability Suite v8 released!

Update 2 for the Veeam Availability Suite v8 released!

Today Veeam announced Update 2 (notice the name change from patch to update) for the Veeam Avaiability Suite v8. This means updates are available for both products in the Availability Suite: Release Notes for Veeam Backup & Replication 8.0 Update 2 Release Notes for Veeam ONE v8 Update 2 vSphere 6 FULL support The most important new feature is the FULL vSphere 6 support. This includes all new additional features such as backing up VVols, VSAN 2.0, Fault Tolerant VM’s…

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