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In what scenarios would you leave either of those unchecked, or checked for that matter?
Some context: I am backing up several VMs some that have SharePoint, or Exchange, or SQL Server... and some that just have AD or DNS (no apps or DB).
Thanks in advance!
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- Full Name: Michael
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Here are some posts you can start digging from:
http://www.veeam.com/forums/viewtopic.p ... 746#p20746
http://www.veeam.com/forums/viewtopic.p ... 8609#p8609
http://www.veeam.com/forums/viewtopic.p ... 6415#p6415
http://www.veeam.com/forums/viewtopic.p ... 9087#p9087
Also, stickied FAQ thread has link to good 3rd party article about importance of leveraging correct VSS integration.
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Is it best practice to quiesce ALL VM's during a Veeam backup (either using VM Tools or VSS), regardless of the server role? I have a few small file servers running as VM's, and not sure if quiesceing is necessary, but I'm not against it either. I just wanted to know what the recommendation/best practice is.