Step by Step Migrate Veeam Backup Server

Hey there, so Windows Server 2016 is out now for a while. This is a good reason to ugrade your Veeam Backup server to the new Windows Edition. Why should we do this? Because Win Srv 2016 brings a lot of new and cool features with it. Especially the new ReFS 3.1 forces many customers to do an upgrade. Today I want to show you guys step by step how easy it is to migrate your existing VBR server to a new Hardware/ OS or whatever. Lets kick it off.

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vRealize Orchestrator API URLs

vRealize Orchestrator is moving fast towards a 100% REST API interface implementation. But as of today, its not there yet. There are still some functions which are not accessible and - more important - some ‘hidden’ services. This post is just a reminder to myself and - if you didn’t know this yet a heads-up for you - that there is more API then the eye can see.

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Veeam Vanguard 2017

Hi Folks, yesterday was a bad day. I felt sick since sunday and I had a lot to do for an upcoming meeting with one of my customers. I spend the whole day with writing a concept.

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Testing vSphere Integrated Containers

So you’ve probably all heared about vSphere Integrated Containers (VIC), VMware’s awesome approach to make containers enterprise-ready. Maybe you also heared of it’s predecessor Project Bonneville, which was a VMware internal testrun to see if their ideas check out (and they did!). But have you yet seen it in action? In this quick introduction I’ll show you what you need as of VIC version 0.8.

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Remove vRealize LogInsight Password complexity

If you hate to remember complex passwords for your lab environment: so do I. Unfortunately there are applications out there that have no easy way to disable password complexity. VRealize LogInsight is one of them. Here’s how to set the password to whatever you like anyways.

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