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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


This chapter looked at Veeam ONE, a monitoring and reporting tool for Veeam Backup & Replication. We looked at an overview of Veeam ONE and its capabilities. We reviewed the components that make up Veeam ONE and walked through its installation using the Typical deployment scenario. We also discussed and showed the addition of VMware and Veeam Backup & Replication to the Veeam ONE console to be monitored. We discussed the reporting aspect of Veeam ONE and the many default reports that get installed based on what servers you can add to Veeam ONE Monitor. We looked at how you can use Veeam ONE to assist in troubleshooting and remedying your environments.

We finally touched on many new features and enhancements to Veeam ONE v11a. After reading this chapter, you should now have a much deeper understanding of Veeam ONE and what it is. You should also understand how to install and set up servers for monitoring and reporting. And finally, you should be able to utilize...