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Mastering Veeam Backup & Replication - Second Edition

By : Chris Childerhose
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Mastering Veeam Backup & Replication - Second Edition

By: Chris Childerhose

Overview of this book

Veeam is one of the leading modern data protection solutions, making it a necessary skill for anyone responsible for securing virtual environments. This revised second edition of Mastering Veeam Backup & Replication is updated to cover Veeam version 11. The book guides you through implementing modern data protection solutions for your cloud and virtual infrastructure with Veeam, all while helping you master advanced concepts such as Continuous Data Protection (CDP), extended object storage support, Veeam ONE enhancements, and Orchestrator. Starting with Veeam essentials, including installation, best practices, and optimizations for Veeam Backup & Replication, you'll get to grips with the 3-2-1-1-0 rule to safeguard data. You'll understand how to set up a backup server, proxies, repositories, and more and then advance to cover a powerful feature of Veeam 11 – CDP. As you progress, you'll learn about immutability (also known as hardened repositories) and discover the best practices for creating them. Finally, you'll explore the new proxy option available in Linux and become well-versed with advanced topics such as extended object storage support, Veeam ONE enhancements, and Orchestrator. By the end of this Veeam book, you'll be able to implement Veeam Backup & Replication for securing your environment and enabling disaster recovery.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Section 1: Installation – Best Practices and Optimizations
Section 2: CDP and Immutability – Hardened Repositories, Backups, and Object Storage
Section 3: Linux Proxy Enhancements, Instant Recovery, Veeam ONE, and Orchestrator

Chapter 9: Introducing Veeam ONE v11a

Veeam Backup & Replication has a companion application that can monitor your virtual infrastructure and backup servers called Veeam ONE. This chapter will take a look at Veeam ONE and how to use it. We'll discuss installation requirements and steps to complete the setup of the program. You will learn about the monitoring of different environments, such as vSphere, vCloud, and Veeam. We'll also look at the reporting features of Veeam ONE. We will dive into how you can use Veeam ONE to troubleshoot things in your environment. Finally, we'll look at the enhancements that have been made to Veeam ONE v11a.

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to explain what Veeam ONE is and how to install and configure it. You will discover how to use it to monitor your virtual infrastructure and your Veeam environment. You will explore the different kinds of reporting from Veeam ONE. You will learn how Veeam ONE can troubleshoot your...