Azure AADConnect Updates Break Veeam Backups

Azure AADConnect Updates Break Veeam Backups

If you are running the Azure AADConnect software on a Hyper-V VM being backed up by Veeam be aware that recent updates to AADConnect “break” Veeam in a really weird way.  What you will see as the tipoff is Veeam…

Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 – Part 2

Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 – Part 2

In the first post in this series on Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 I discussed the basics of the product.  I demonstrated installation and configuration as well as how to perform the first full backup of all mailboxes.  In…

Veeam O365 backup repository issue and fix

Veeam O365 backup repository issue and fix

I had a Veeam O365 backup repository issue earlier this week that made me pull out my hair.  Thankfully, the fix is super easy! Here’s the problem:  I was attempting to backup some mailboxes and Veeam O365 backup threw this…

Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 – Part 1

Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 – Part 1

Veeam released their backup tool for Office 365 sometime ago.  It is a standalone product that can be used in conjunction with Veeam Backup & Replication or just by itself. The main thrust of the product is to allow you…

Disaster Recovery for the smaller organization – Part 2

In Part 1 of this series I described the basics for DR for a smaller organization and that included things like running in a virtualized environment and using virtualization-aware backup tools such as Altaro or Veeam. One of the main…

Disaster Recovery for the smaller organization – Part 1

I have published many posts on backup and on virtualization, this post will bring both areas together for “the win”.  And what is the win, you may ask?  That’s simple, it is Disaster Recovery that even small businesses can afford! …

Veeam Backup–Project A–Third Update

I’ve had this remote backup in place now for about a month and a half and the results have definitely been “mixed”.  In fact, I have shutdown the remote backup at this point pending moving the customer to a trial…

Veeam Backup–Project A–Second Update

I’ve managed to get a lot farther with the backup process.  All of the issues with the second VM have been fixed and the remote backup of that VM has been successful.  Throughput for it is the same as that…

Veeam Backup–Project A

As promised, this is the next instalment in my Veeam posts, specifically on Remote Backup (backup to a remote site across the WAN). This has been a learning experience even though I already had one site doing remote backup for…

Hyper-V, oooo you ARE a seductress!

I have been a committed VMware vSphere and Workstation user for years.  The majority of the infrastructure at itgroove is built on vSphere as is that at many of our customers.  I have used the products since the very early…