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. 

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