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v7 Parallel VM processing, per job

Post by link12 » Sep 04, 2013 2:04 pm

We recently upgraded our Veeam environment from v6 to v7. We have 1 backup job in our environment that we would like to disable parallel VM processing and run it sequentially like in v6. I could not find anything in any documentation on how to do this. All I could find was the setting in the GUI from the root level, but could not find anything at the job level. When I run this Powershell command I get this which indicates to me that we can change the options some how.

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(Get-VBRJoboptions -Job "Job Name").options

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Re: v7 Parallel VM processing, per job

Post by veremin » Sep 04, 2013 2:22 pm

Please, be aware that parallel processing options are set globally not per job.

So, if you want to process virtual disks of a given VM consequently, you’d better set explicitly number of concurrent tasks either in settings of proxy server or in settings of backup repository.

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Re: v7 Parallel VM processing, per job

Post by tsightler » Sep 04, 2013 3:42 pm

The easiest workaround for now is to create a second repository (it can point to the same disk, perhaps a different folder), and limit that repository to one concurrent task.

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