27 janvier 2014

Veeam Backup & Replication: Migrate VM from Hyper-V 2008 R2 to 2012 R2

One of the most important feature of Hyper-V, present in Windows Server 2012, is the Replica. This feature allows to create a copy of VM from host to another faster and easier. Over the classic Disaster Recovery scenario, Replica can be used to migrate your VMs to a new infrastructure or to different domain. But what happen if the old server is based on Windows Server 2008 R2? How we can move our VMs from Hyper-V 2008 R2 to new host based on Hyper-V 2012 R2? If we don't want pay, we can use the classic procedure export/import, but... [Lire la suite]
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16 août 2013

Save network bandwidth by using Out-of-Band Initial Replication method in Hyper-V Replica

In our recent conversation with customers about Hyper-V Replica, the questions that came up from a few customers was – Is there a way to perform the Initial Replication (IR) for VMs without stressing our organizations internet bandwidth? Initial replication of our VMs take weeks to complete, is there a faster way to get the data across to our secondary datacenter? The answer is “Yes”. Hyper-V Replica supports an option where you can transport the initial copy of your VM to the Replica site using an external storage medium -... [Lire la suite]
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13 mai 2013

new-veeam-backup-replications-v7-feature-announced-virtual-lab-for-vmware-replicas

At the moment Veeam is running a countdown, announcing new features from Veeam Backup & Replications v7. Up to now seven new features were presented to the public: #1 vCloud Director#2 vSphere Web Client#3 Veeam Explorer for MS SharePoint#4 Virtual Lab for Hyper-V#5 Archive to Tape#6 Enhanced 1-Click Restore#7 Virtual Lab for VMware Replicas Feature number seven was the most exciting one for me. It enables you to create a functional but isolated copy of your production environment – or as Veeam says: Put your replicas to... [Lire la suite]
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