HCL - Dell EMC Isilon

KB ID: 2351
Product: Veeam Backup & Replication
Last Modified: 2017-11-17


Product Information

Product Family: Dell EMC Isilon 
Status: Veeam Ready Repository 
Classification Description: Verified backup storage that supports all Veeam backup and restore features. 


Product Details

Model number: All 
Number of Drives: Any 
Drive type: Any 
Firmware version: OneFS 8.0 and newer. By design, Isilon has a 4TB max file size limitation in this firmware. We suggest using a software load balancer with it as referenced in KB2221.
Additional support: Any EMC Isilon configuration with supported firmware. 
General product family overviewDell EMC Isilon scale-out NAS is the ideal platform to store, manage and protect unstructured data efficiently while supporting a wide range of applications and workloads.  


Veeam Details

Veeam Build Number: 
Veeam Settings:  

  • Repository Type: Shared folder (or Linux Repository when used with General Storage dsmISI load balancer software - see KB2221)
  • Deduplication: ON
  • Compression: Optimal 
  • Storage Optimization: LAN Target 
  • Per-VM Backup Files: ON (Required)
  • Decompress before storing: OFF 
  • Align backup file blocks: OFF

More Information

Company Information

Company name: Dell EMC 
Company overview: Dell EMC, a part of Dell Technologies, enables organizations to modernize, automate and transform their data center using industry-leading converged infrastructure, servers, storage and data protection technologies. This provides a trusted foundation for businesses to transform IT, through the creation of a hybrid cloud, and transform their business through the creation of cloud-native applications and big data solutions. Dell EMC services customers across 180 countries – including 98 percent of the Fortune 500 – with the industry’s most comprehensive and innovative portfolio from edge to core to cloud. 

Please be aware that starting from September 2018 downloading updates will require an active contract for the corresponding product.


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