Thom Greene has long been impressed with Veeam for virtualization backup. Now the company has offerings for bare metal machines. Veeam Agent for Linux and Veeam Agent for Windows bring a lot of the features of their virtualization backup and recovery to this market gap. The feature Thom thought really stood out was their support for road warrior laptops, called “endpoint protection for mobile users”. If your laptop is not connected to your network drive during your scheduled backup, this feature will quietly sync changes as soon as it becomes available. As you would expect from Veeam, the Agents are extremely capable, and easy to setup.
Thom Greene is a Virtualization Engineer with over 10 years of enterprise and consulting experience. He has achieved multiple industry certifications including VMware VCAP, VCP, Microsoft MCSE, and other infrastructure and networking certification. He has also been recognized as a vExpert for 2016 and is a founding leader of the Lexington, KY VMUG. His interest revolves around VMware, public cloud infrastructure, […]