Author: Michael Paul | @MicoolPaul
Veeam Backup & Replication – Linux Agent Deployment & Management with Active Directory
Linux + Active Directory doesn’t have to be a nightmare, and Veeam Agent Deployment & Management is no exception to this, I show you how easily it works together in this blog post.
Veeam Backup & Replication + Oracle – RMAN Plugin Unexpected Throttling
It’s not every day you trip up on a bug instead of misconfiguration, but that’s what happened when I was last deploying Veeam’s Oracle RMAN plug-in. So, in this blog post I decided to write up what my problem was, the troubleshooting steps taken to pin-point the problem, verify, and workaround the problem, and a…
VB365: Protected Teams API Call Process Changes
After much backlash, Microsoft have improved the way you request access to Microsoft Teams Protected API Calls.
Veeam & File Shares: Licensing & Feature Comparison
It’s easy to backup a file share right? Of course it is! But protecting the data in the most useful way can require a bit of extra consideration. In this blog post I’ve compared the ways Veeam can protect file shares, and any licensing considerations or ‘gotchas’ to be aware of.
The Road to the VeeamON Stage (again)
Time flies quickly and it’s good to reflect. With VeeamON 2023 starting later this month I found myself reflecting on what an amazing journey I’ve had so far.
The Many Forms of Modern Authentication – An Exchange Server Story
Microsoft recently released Exchange Server 2019 CU13 also known as ‘H1 2023’. This has introduced another method for implementing Modern Authentication, but this comes with design decisions that I’ll explore within this blog post.
Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365: Immutability & Backup Copies
Hey everyone, Today I want to talk about not one, but two new features in Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 (VB365) v7, these are: Immutability, and Backup Copies. Not only do I want to talk about these two features but, most importantly, how they are related to each other. New VB365 Feature: Backup Copies to…
Veeam Backup & Replication + Cloned AIX Servers – Clashing UUIDs And Overriding Them
It’s never fun when you discover the way you did something a long time ago is now causing you problems. Disk cloning can be such a scenario, whereby it’s not until an application relies upon a unique property, that the application breaks due to duplication. I encountered this recently with AIX and Veeam’s Agent for…
Microsoft Azure Security Advisory – Elevation of Privilege: Guest User Permissions after Deletion
Microsoft have been emailing potentially impacted customers regarding a potential elevation of privilege issue, related to Azure AD Guest Users. Read on for details about the vulnerability and its impact.
Veeam Backup & Replication: NAS ‘Backup Proxies are Offline or Outdated’ incorrect error message
Join me as I troubleshoot an error message unrelated to the actual behaviour, and what the surprising root cause was…