Download Veeam
Jan04

Download Veeam

KB ID 0001724 Download Veeam At PNL we have always championed Veeam, below are our links to download Veeam, Theres no surprise it’s the market leader in backup and recovery, it came onto the market when backups were a major IT headache. I can remember having to change nearly 30 different server tapes (a day) and from 09:00 to probably lunch time every day I was fixing backup issues. (Simply Download Veeam and give it a trial!)...

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Veeam: Backup to Public Cloud?
Aug04

Veeam: Backup to Public Cloud?

KB ID 0001691 Problem I’ve always been a fan of Veeam, I’ve championed it for years, as a consultant and engineer I want solutions that are easy to deploy, administer, and upgrade, that cause no problems. Like all things that are easy to use, and gain a lot of popularity, Veeam is starting to get DESTROYED BY DEVELOPMENT. What do I mean? Well, things that were simple and easy to find now require you to look at knowledge...

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Veeam: No Backup Proxy is Able to Process this VM
Jan24

Veeam: No Backup Proxy is Able to Process this VM

KB ID 0001644 Problem While setting up some new backups, all the virtual machine failed like so; Unable to allocate processing resources. Error: No backup proxy is able to process this VM due to proxy processing mode restrictions. Solution On the face of it this looks like a simple problem, either you backup proxy does not have the capacity, you have too many jobs running at one, or you need to deploy some more backup proxies....

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Veeam: ‘Error Storage Not Initialized’
Nov06

Veeam: ‘Error Storage Not Initialized’

KB ID 0001614 Problem I got tasked with looking at a failover plan for a customer recently, but I noticed their replications were failing, two of the VMs in the replication job were repeatedly failing with; Error: Storage not initialized Solution This took a while to get to the bottom of! Essentially the problem was the ‘Metadata’ for these two VMs was either corrupt or could not be written to. So to fix the problem, the...

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Cant Add Repository to a Scale Out Backup Repository?
Oct17

Cant Add Repository to a Scale Out Backup Repository?

KB ID 0001611 Problem When adding repositories to a Veeam Scale Out Backup Repository you may see this error; Unable to add extent {Repository-Name} because it serves as the target for one or more job types which are not supported by a scale-out backup repository Selecting ‘Show jobs’ shows; Backup-Configuration-Job Solution If you didn’t already know, the Backup-Configuration-Job, is a backup of the Veeam database...

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Veeam: ‘Failed to open disk for read’
Jul29

Veeam: ‘Failed to open disk for read’

KB ID 0001577 Problem EVERY VMware Job in Veeam Backup and Recovery failed with the following error, (for every Guest VM); Processing SERVER-NAME Error: Failed to open VDDK disk [[DATASTORE-NAME] SERVER-NAME/SERVER-NAME.vmdk] ( is read-only mode – [true] ) Logon attempt with parameters [VC/ESX: [ESXi-SERVER-NAME.DOMAIN-NAME.COM];Port: 443;Login: [administrator@.vsphere.local];VMX Spec: [moref=vm-231];Snapshot mor:...

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