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Fusion: Cannot find a valid peer process to connect toafokkema

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 19:05:47 +0000

After installing Fusion 10 on my MacBook and creating a new Windows 10 VM. I was unable to poweron the new VM. I received the error “Cannot find a valid peer process to connect to” The fix was easy. Go to: “System Preferences > Security & Privacy” and press “Allow”.    Advertisements

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Veeam: Bitlooker & Powershellafokkemaimage

Sun, 29 Jan 2017 19:49:56 +0000

In this post I will share some Powershell code to enable or disable the feature BitLooker for your Veeam jobs. Since Bitlooker is a “new” feature you have to enable it on your jobs that are created before you installed Veeam v9 or higher. I my case we are running Veeam Backup for quite some […]

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Powershell: Veeam Cloud Connect total virtual machines reportafokkemaimage

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 19:38:21 +0000

The PowerShell script below helps you to create a simple overview of your Veeam Cloud Connect environment. The environment where this script is developed in consist of two Veeam Cloud Connect Backup servers. The first server will be used for the Cloud Connect Backup solution and the second server will be used for the Cloud […]

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PowerCLI: Reconfigure for vSphere HAafokkemaScreenshot 2016-01-22 13.11.47

Fri, 22 Jan 2016 12:12:05 +0000

Sometimes when you change something to the vSphere HA configuration like an Advanced Option, you have to reconfigure vSphere HA on each host inside that particular cluster. You can do that by hand via the Reconfigure for vSphere HA.. option inside the vSphere (Web) Client: Or you can use the following PowerCLI one-liner to perform […]

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Powershell: Change Veeam San Snapshot OptionsafokkemaScreenshot 2016-01-22 11.53.51

Fri, 22 Jan 2016 11:03:45 +0000

In the case you want to use the Storage Snapshot feature with Veeam Backup, the feature will be enabled for all the Backup jobs and will be the default option to process a backup job. We only want to enable the feature for certain jobs with a special name convention like SAN-BackupJob-01. So I created […]

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Powershell: Return Virtual Machines from PernixData FVP Blacklistafokkema

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 13:20:48 +0000

It’s a long time since my last blog post.  So it’s good to be back. In mean time we deployed PernixData FVP and it was fun to play with the Powershell module.  You can import the PernixData FVP module installed on the PernixData FVP management server via: Import-Module PrnxCli This post is not about the […]

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ssl-updater.bat: Cannot validate the Lookup Service connection: 3afokkemaimageimage

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:43:39 +0000

Last week I was working on a change plan to update one of our vSphere environments with new SSL certificates on vSphere 5.1 installed on a Windows virtual machine. When I tried to update the SSL certificates of the vCenter Inventory service, I received the following error message: In the vc-update-ssl.log log file I saw […]

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HP’s September VMware driver bundle and issues with Emulex CNA’safokkemaimage

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:15:35 +0000

Update 08/10/2014: HP support recommends to install the following versions of the Emulex firmware/drivers. Install the following driver and firmware version for the NIC and install on server and check As it is a ESX 5.1 we would use BE2NET driver Driver: 4.9.488.0 – Firmware: 4.9.416.0 – You can read more about the […]

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Veeam: End of support Veeam 6.5 in Q4 2014 with the release of v8afokkema

Wed, 13 Aug 2014 07:44:47 +0000

A quote from Gostev, in the Veeam Community Forums Digest mailing, send on august 4: If you, or your customers are still using B&R 6.5, please keep in mind that we will stop supporting this version along with our v8 release, which is planned for early Q4. So please take the opportunity of slow summer […]

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Veeam v7: How to change the Job notification settings with Powershellafokkemaimage_thumb[2]

Wed, 09 Jul 2014 08:24:03 +0000

In an earlier post you will find a Powershell script to change the VM Notes setting in Veeam Backup. This old script worked for previous version of Veeam Backup and Replication. In Veeam Backup v7 the Powershell code is a little bit changed so I had to rewrite the script.  The script below will enable […]

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