Synology DS1621xs+ is an absolute power house..

We all love storage and these days even in a home setting we store terabytes worth of data. The new cliché saying is “Data is the new oil” and when you think about it that is very true. We generate an unreal amount of data each day which must be stored somewhere, what better wayContinue reading “Synology DS1621xs+ is an absolute power house..”

Azure and Back Again – A Veeam Tale – Part 1

We talk a lot about cloud mobility and how it has affected the IT landscape of the past decade. It has disrupted business as we know it as it seems every company is going through a cloud journey of some sort most prominent being the public cloud. We see customers moving workloads to public cloudContinue reading “Azure and Back Again – A Veeam Tale – Part 1”

Upgrading Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 to V5

Veeam Office365 V5 dropped today which includes native support for Teams. This is a huge step in the right direction as MS Teams usage has exploded since COVID, I know I spend a lot of my day in Teams and have recently uploaded a significant amount of data to Teams so being able to protectContinue reading “Upgrading Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 to V5”

Publish SQL Database using Veeam

This post will hopefully be the start of a series of small but useful tips for everyday Veeam users.We use Veeam almost everyday so we know our way around it but every now and then you stumble upon a feature that gets you all excited because its been there but you just haven’t used itContinue reading “Publish SQL Database using Veeam”

Configuring SAML on Azure AD for Veeam Enterprise Manager

Veeam version 10 released a heap of new features along with SAML 2.0 support for Veeam Enterprise Manager (VEM). What this means is that you can now use 3rd party identity providers to authenticate users into the Enterprise Manager, adding support for non-Active Directory users, multi-factor authentication etc.