91 recovery scenarios with Veeam Backup & Replication v11

Like many of you out there, I’m a visual person. Whenever it comes down to some technical information, whether it’s a software function description or a company virtual architecture planning proposal, I can catch myself getting lost after a minute (only if I’m not presented with a nice scheme of said material). Given that, I’ve always been helping develop lots of Veeam-related illustrations, icons and presentations throughout my career here. Read more
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Andrew Zhelezko

Global Technologist, Product Strategy

Unleashing Modern Automation with new RESTful APIs in V11

The new RESTful API in Veeam Backup & Replication v11 is a big moment for Veeam. We have been working to modernize our automation and orchestration toolset with our more recent product releases and the experiences learnt from those has been added into V11 in the form of a new RESTful API Service. JSON based, installed by default and separate to Enterprise Manager, this will allow our partners looking to leverage the power of APIs to get more from Veeam Backup & Replication. Read more
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Anthony Spiteri

Senior Technologist, Product Strategy

V11: NEW GFS retention is here!

One of the first features added to Veeam Backup & Replication was backup copy jobs, and with backup copy jobs, we added GFS. GFS stands for Grandfather, Farther, Son. It is the term used for archival retention points originally in just backup copy jobs, but now it’s available in traditional backup jobs in more recent versions. These archival points allow customers to save a point-in-time full copies of their data in intervals of weeks, months, quarters and years. Starting in Veeam Backup & Replication v11, there will be some changes to how GFS is handled in backup copy jobs and some new best practice configurations. Read more
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Karinne Bessette

Technologist, Product Strategy

5 Ways Veeam Backup & Replication and Veeam ONE are perfect together

Veeam Backup & Replication has been protecting your critical workloads for well over a decade. Each release brings amazing new features like CDP, the ability to offload and archive backups to the cloud, and more. The upcoming v11 release has over 150+ improvements and new features, bringing more benefits and helping you eliminate data loss and ransomware. What you may not realize, is with each new feature in Veeam Backup & Replication, Veeam ONE also gets valuable, related updates. Read more
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Melissa Palmer

Team Lead/Senior Technologist, Product Strategy

Azure Files backup made easy!

It never ceases to amaze me how rapidly Microsoft Azure continues to bring capabilities to market, and the latest example of NFS 4.1 support for Azure Files is no exception. An NFS file share in Azure supplements existing file share capabilities with SMB shares. Having an NFS file share at face value may seem like adding another storage protocol, but it has much more impact than that. Read more
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Rick Vanover

Senior Director, Product Strategy

Ransomware is attacking NAS data – are you prepared?

We know that ransomware is attacking us from all angles. With strains of ransomware and malicious activity exploring new routes to your data, it’s just a matter of time until you and your business are compromised. Your unstructured data is just another target for these strains of ransomware. In the past, businesses were typically infected via email or exploit kits hidden within websites. These new attack methods focusing on NAS devices use a different method. Read more
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Michael Cade

Senior Technologist, Product Strategy

First step to protecting your backups from ransomware

Here is something you don’t always think about — protecting your Veeam Backup & Replication console. But even the server backing up your environment needs to be protected from attacks like ransomware and people with the best or malicious intent. This article will discuss some simple ways to lock down your Veeam server to help protect it from internal and external forces. Read more
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Karinne Bessette

Technologist, Product Strategy

World Backup Day is here and more important than ever!

March 31 is generally recognized as World Backup Day as you don’t want to be fooled on April 1 if you don’t have the data you need. This is very important with today’s threats to our data. Ransomware, accidental deletion, malicious administrators and more threats are constantly in play to make bad things happen to good data. Here you will find five practical tips to improve your backup implementation. Read more
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Rick Vanover

Senior Director, Product Strategy