Published: March, 2016
Veeam® Backup & Replication™ and Cisco UCS C240 rack server join forces to deliver a high-performance solution against the challenges and demands of modern data centers. This combination offers a reliable, flexible and easy-to-use Availability solution designed for virtualized infrastructures. The conjoint use of Cisco UCS and Veeam solutions eliminates data loss and delivers fast data recovery, helping to minimize risk and decrease downtime. A scalable and high-performing Cisco storage system together with Veeam Backup & Replication help businesses easily adapt to changes and meet the most stringent recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™).
This deployment guide provides expert recommendations for installing and configuring Veeam Backup & Replication on a Cisco UCS C240. You will get a UCS C240 reference architecture, learn how to configure your Cisco Integrated Management Controller (CIMC) and how to use it for creating a specific volume for your Veeam backup repository. In this installation guide, you’ll also get detailed guidelines on building your Veeam backup infrastructure in VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V environments. You’ll get step-by-step instructions on Veeam Backup & Replication wizard-driven installation, adding a backup repository and Veeam backup proxy configuration.
With the Cisco UCS C240’s combination of compute, memory and high-capacity storage, and Veeam’s Availability solution, you can ensure Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™. Read this deployment and configuration guide to learn more about:
- Deployment recommendations and best practices
- CIMC virtual drive configuration
- Veeam Backup & Replication installation and configuration
- And more!