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Veeam backup VM with iSCSI based drive

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Lets say I have a windows VM, and this VM has an iSCSI disc. Can Veeam still back it up?

I'm assuming it will revert to Network transport mode to complete the task. Would I be able to do DirectSAN if this same iSCSI disc was visible to the Veeam sevrer much like a VMware based iSCSI datastore?

Thanks any responses.

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Re: Veeam backup VM with iSCSI based drive

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Veeam only can backup virtual disks vSphere (or HyperV), iSCSI disks connected to the VM or within the OS arent supported and will be ignored by Veeam B&R.

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Re: Veeam backup VM with iSCSI based drive

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Lets say I have a windows VM, and this VM has an iSCSI disc. Can Veeam still back it up?
Only if Veeam Endpoint Backup is leveraged. Thanks.

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Re: Veeam backup VM with iSCSI based drive

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v.Eremin, so agent based then at that point.

Be Cool if Veeam implemented a DirectSAN, for NTFS as it does for VMFS.

Thanks for the replies guys!

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