Install location for Veeam Backup.

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Install location for Veeam Backup.

Veeam Logoby peterpang » Thu Apr 20, 2017 4:38 pm

Hi, new to veeam backup.

I have a small environment with:
A single Physical Windows 2016 Server (Domain Controller and Hyper-V host).
A single Hyper-V VM that I need to backup.

What is the recommended place to install veeam backup?
On the Physical host?
On the existing VM?
On a new dedicated VM?
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Re: Install location for Veeam Backup.

Veeam Logoby PTide » Thu Apr 20, 2017 4:49 pm


I'd definitely avoid installing anything onto DC, unless it's really necessary. You should install VBR in a dedicated VM.

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