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FREE (!) Veeam Products

Hi all Did you know, that Veeam has a bunch of free products? Free Product Overview Veeam Backup & Replication Community Edition New: Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows ‚ÄĒ FREE New: Veeam Agent for Linux FREE Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 Community Edition Veeam ONE Community Edition FREE AWS-Backups with N2WS Veeam FastSCP for Microsoft Azure Veeam PN for Microsoft Azure Be sure to download and test it ūüôā Regards Admin

Veeam U4 License

Hi all New Licenses With Veeam Update 4 there was a change regarding the licenses. To calculate the license you need, check out the License Calculator: https://www.veeam.com/pricing-instance-calculator FAQ Also be sure to read the FAQ: https://www.veeam.com/en/faq.html   Regards


Dear all Proud to share the following News:¬†Free VEEAM NFR FREE NFR One of the best ways to learn is from your own experience, that‚Äôs why Veeam¬ģ is providing a FREE NFR server license to certified engineers, trainers and bloggers. VAS (Agents included!) https://go.veeam.com/free-nfr-veeam-for-spiceworks O365 https://go.veeam.com/free-nfr-veeam-backup-microsoft-office-365 Be sure to take your FREE NFR today! Regards vm-UP! Admin

Amazing fast Browser

Hi all Just want to share something, that was an eye opener for me: Check out the Brave Browser Amazing fast No adds I will write a complete review in the future. Stay tuned ūüôā Regards Admin  

VMware Horizon View 4.10 fails to connect

Dear all Issue Had some Issues with a customer connecting to an old (5.x) Horizon View environment with my 4.10 Agent (MAC). Client connects but immediately after connecting I got a black screen and a disconnection message.   Resolution This is because of a change / disable TLS 1.0 version. So just use the 4.9 client or tell your customer to update ūüôā   Download You can download it here:¬†https://my.vmware.com/web/vmware/details?downloadGroup=CART19FQ3_WIN_490&productId=578&rPId=25728¬†   Regards and Happy New Year!

ESXi Issue with services.sh restart

Dear all During an ESXiUpdate I hade some issues and restarted the services.sh. Then I got following error     to “fix” it you have to use following command:

You have to press¬†CTRL+C so you can quit tail -f log monitor  

Veeam KB

Hi all Short information about an useful Twitter account: Do you know VeeamKB https://twitter.com/veeamkb  Lates KB related on Veeam products Рvery useful. Regards Admin

ESXi management

Hi everyone I’m not sure if you know already this, but a few days ago I had a vSphere installation for a customer. During the configuration of the ESXi i found the little tiny button in the right upper corner: There you can: Change root Password Change Language Setting up console defaults and change the application timeout It made my life so much easyer during the ESXi management / configuration. Regards & Happy easter

VMware Horizon View & Windows 10 (VDI)

Hi all My last project was based on VMware Horizon View & Windows 10. So there are a lot of guides out there (see link list at the end). I did some other changes that helped me: Compatibility Be sure, that your actual Win10 Build is supported by Horizon View: https://kb.vmware.com/s/article/2149393   Tools Use the VMware OS Optimization Tool https://labs.vmware.com/flings/vmware-os-optimization-tool   Settings DelayedDesktopSwitchTimeout To configure the value of the¬†DelayedDesktopSwitchTimeout¬†registry entry, follow these steps: Click¬†Start, type¬†regedit¬†in the¬†Start Search¬†box, and then press ENTER. Locate the following registry subkey: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System Double-click the¬†DelayedDesktopSwitchTimeout¬†registry entry. In the¬†Value data¬†box, type¬†5, and then click¬†OK. On the¬†File¬†menu, click¬†Exit....