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This has been a remarkable year in Veeam’s history, one in which we received recognition from the world’s leading analysts, as well as the confirmation of different industries’ leaders in terms of customer satisfaction. We are committed to delivering the #1 Availability for any app, any data on any cloud and our customers are at the core of our innovation efforts.

Published: November 22, 2017

How to avoid vSAN compatibility issues and be sure your SureBackup is a success

Hello from Veeam Support!

Recently, a customer contacted us with the very curious case. The SureBackup job was failing with the generic error message during snapshot creation phase: “The specified feature is not supported by this version.” There were several VMs included in the SureBackup job, but only one specific VM failed. Moreover, the source backup job itself worked perfectly, including the affected VM.

Vasiliy Yur
Posted by Vasiliy Yur

Published: November 20, 2017

Beyond backup – Three ways Veeam and Pure Storage drive a higher ROI for IT

For many IT decision makers, flash is strictly for critical business applications. So, it would seem a non-starter for many organizations to consider flash for backup and recovery workloads. Perhaps it’s time to think differently.

What if there was a more modular way to deploy flash that would enable organizations to reap the same operational benefits for backup as they’ve already enjoyed in their production application environments? Such as increased data center efficiencies through massive storage consolidation, predictable scale-out performance capabilities and increased IT management simplicity.

Colm Keegan
Posted by Colm Keegan

Published: November 15, 2017

NEW Veeam Availability Console – #1 Cloud Backup and DRaaS for Service Providers

Last year we announced Veeam Managed Backup Portal, exclusive to the Microsoft Azure Marketplace. This Azure-based solution was well received among Veeam’s managed service provider (MSP) and value-added reseller (VAR) communities. This enabled the delivery of remote monitoring and management to their customers' Veeam Backup & Replication environments. Veeam Managed Backup Portal came with zero connectivity requirements between the MSP and their customer, and minus having an Azure subscription, there were minimal upfront costs, making these new recurring revenue streams even more profitable.

Clint Wyckoff
Posted by Clint Wyckoff

Published: November 14, 2017

VeeamON 2018 call for presentations – All you need to know

VeeamON 2017 was a remarkable success, and the next one is only going to be better! Renowned speakers, industry experts, our great partners and famous sessions — these made VeeamON 2017 THE Availability event of the year.

VeeamON 2018 is happening at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL, from May 14 – 16, so mark your calendar because you don’t want to miss our biggest event!

Published: November 7, 2017

The three big industries ransomware targets

What would you do in case of a ransomware attack? This is a question I have heard a lot lately and I wish there was a simpler answer for it. Ransomware attacks have increased in numbers and complexity and spread to organizations of any industry across the globe. As a matter of fact, we need to accept that cyberattacks are more present than ever, and they can affect both our professional and personal lives, unless we prepare — this is the key for staying out of trouble!

Published: November 2, 2017

Veeam in Cisco SolutionsPlus program and other big news from Cisco + Veeam alliance

I’m dusting off my cowboy boots and getting ready to head down to the Lone Star State (Texas) for Cisco’s annual partner summit in a couple weeks. The Cisco Partner Summit is their premier, invite-only partner event held annually for their top partner executives. This year’s theme is “OWN IT,” and as it rapidly approaches, I thought about how Veeam and Cisco is well on their way to OWN IT and enable their customers to do the same, together.

Andrew Lickly
Posted by Andrew Lickly

Published: October 18, 2017

Ransomware history highlights: from AIDS Trojan to Locky

Ransomware attacks are not a fake threat – they are real and increasing day by day. The below insights on ransomware history can help you understand the evolution of its delivery and extortion strategies and be better prepared in case you become the victim of an attack.

Ransomware, locker or crypto-malware, has been around for a long time — decades in fact. Originally, ransomware was an annoyance and a con-trick, but today’s ransomware is considerably different and presents much more of a sophisticated threat to systems and users.

Nick Cavalancia
Posted by Nick Cavalancia

Published: October 16, 2017

Plugging into vSphere 6.5 enhancements to increase Availability

It's been nearly a year since VMware released vSphere 6.5 which marked the 12th major release of VMware's hypervisor and hypervisor management product suite. And while VMware has been focusing on more recent products like vSAN and NSX, it shouldn't be forgotten that vSphere still remains at the core of the virtualization platform on top of which all other products are consumed. Veeam has a strong history of working with and supporting vSphere features, and the 6.5 release is no different.

Anthony Spiteri
Posted by Anthony Spiteri

Published: October 11, 2017