The Veeam® Availability Suite™ v11: Configuration and Management training course is a three-day, technical deep dive focused on teaching IT professionals the skills to configure, manage and support a Veeam Availability Suite v11 solution. With extensive hands-on-labs, the class enables administrators and engineers to effectively manage data in an ever-changing technical and business environment, bringing tangible benefit to businesses in the digital world.
After completing this course, attendees should be able to:
Describe Veeam Availability Suite components usage scenarios and relevance to your environment.
Effectively manage data availability in on-site, off-site, cloud and hybrid environments.
Ensure both Recovery Time Objectives (RTOs) and Recovery Point Objectives (RPOs) are met.
Configure Veeam Availability Suite to ensure data is protected effectively.
Adapt with an organization’s evolving technical and business data protection needs.
Ensure recovery is possible, effective, efficient, secure and compliant with business requirements.
Provide visibility of the business data assets, reports and dashboards to monitor performance and risks.
Who Can Benefit
This course is suitable for anyone responsible for configuring, managing or supporting a Veeam Availability Suite v11 environment.
Students should be experienced professionals with solid knowledge of servers, storage, networking and virtualization.
Recommended: Veeam Availabilty Suite
Describe RTOs and RPOs, what they mean for your business, how to manage and monitor performance against them
The 3-2-1 Rule and its importance in formulating a successful backup strategy
Identify key Veeam Availability Suite components and describe their usage scenarios and deployment types
Building backup capabilities
Backup methods, the appropriate use cases and impact on underlying file systems
Create, modify, optimize and delete backup jobs, including Agents and NAS Backup jobs. Explore different tools and methods to maximize environment performance
Ensure efficiency by being able to select appropriate transport modes while being aware of the impact of various backup functions on the infrastructure
Building replication capabilities
Identify and describe the options available for replication and impacts of using them
Create and modify replication jobs, outline considerations to ensure success
Introduce the new Continuous Data Protection (CDP) policy
Simple vs. advanced backup copy jobs, how to create and modify them using best practices to ensure efficient recovery
Discuss using tapes for backups
Advanced repository capabilities
Ensure repository scalability using a capability such as SOBR on-premises and off-site including integration with cloud storage
Ensure compatibility with existing deduplication appliances
Introduce the new hardened repository
Protecting data in the cloud
Review how Veeam can protect the data of a cloud native application
Review how Veeam Cloud Connect enables you to take advantage of cloud services built on Veeam
Review how Veeam can be used to protect your Office 365 data
Restoring from backup
Ensure you have the confidence to use the correct restore tool at the right time for restoring VMs, bare metal and individual content such as files and folders
Utilize Secure Restore to prevent the restoration of malware
Describe how to use Staged Restore to comply with things like General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) before releasing restores to production
Identify, describe and utilize the different explores and instant recovery tools and features
Recovery from replica
Identify and describe in detail, failover features and the appropriate usage
Develop, prepare and test failover plans to ensure recovery
Disaster recovery from replica to meet a variety of real-world recovery needs
Testing backup and replication
Testing backups and replicas to ensure you can recover, what you need, when you need to
Configure and setup virtual sandbox environments based on backup, replicas and storage snapshots
Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager and Veeam ONE
Introduce the concept of monitoring your virtual, physical and cloud environments with Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager and Veeam ONE™
Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.
Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?
Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.
How can someone reach me during class?
If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.
What languages are used to deliver training?
Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.
What does GTR stand for?
GTR stands for Guaranteed to Run; if you see a course with this status, it means this event is confirmed to run. View our GTR page to see our full list of Guaranteed to Run courses.
Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.
Does ExitCertified deliver group training?
Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals, and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.
What does vendor-authorized training mean?
As a vendor-authorized training partner, we offer a curriculum that our partners have vetted. We use the same course materials and facilitate the same labs as our vendor-delivered training. These courses are considered the gold standard and, as such, are priced accordingly.
Is the training too basic, or will you go deep into technology?
It depends on your requirements, your role in your company, and your depth of knowledge. The good news about many of our learning paths, you can start from the fundamentals to highly specialized training.
How up-to-date are your courses and support materials?
We continuously work with our vendors to evaluate and refresh course material to reflect the latest training courses and best practices.
Are your instructors seasoned trainers who have deep knowledge of the training topic?
ExitCertified instructors have an average of 27 years of practical IT experience. They have also served as consultants for an average of 15 years. To stay up to date, instructors will at least spend 25 percent of their time learning new emerging technologies and courses.
Do you provide hands-on training and exercises in an actual lab environment?
Lab access is dependent on the vendor and the type of training you sign up for. However, many of our top vendors will provide lab access to students to test and practice. The course description will specify lab access.
Will you customize the training for our company’s specific needs and goals?
We will work with you to identify training needs and areas of growth. We offer a variety of training methods, such as private group training, on-site of your choice, and virtually. We provide courses and certifications that are aligned with your business goals.
How do I get started with certification?
Getting started on a certification pathway depends on your goals and the vendor you choose to get certified in. Many vendors offer entry-level IT certification to advanced IT certification that can boost your career. To get access to certification vouchers and discounts, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Will I get access to content after I complete a course?
You will get access to the PDF of course books and guides, but access to the recording and slides will depend on the vendor and type of training you receive.
Instructor was very well versed in VMware and Veeam! Articulate and a great trainer.
This class was perfect for what I was needing. Chris was very knowledgeable and helpful and honestly was the best instructor I've had over the years. He did a great job!
the lab's worked well from a performance perspective, the instructor Paul was enthusiastic and knowlegable about the course material
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Instructor was very interested in our learning and encouraged us to ask questions and engage in conversation.