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Veeam Backup and Replication v12: Configure, Manage and Recover

  • Length 3 days
  • Price  NZD 2700 exc GST
  • Version 12
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Why study this course

The Veeam® Backup & Replication™ v12: Configure, Manage and Recover training course is a three-day technical course focused on teaching IT professionals the skills to configure, manage and support a Veeam Backup and Replication v12 solution.  

With extensive hands-on labs, the class enables administrators and engineers to effectively protect and manage data in an ever-changing technical and business environment, bringing tangible benefit to business in the digital world.  

This course is based on Veeam Backup and Replication v12, part of Veeam Data Platform. 

* Please note: The exam is not included in the course fee but is purchased separately from Pearson VUE after completing your course.

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What you’ll learn

After completing this course, attendees should be able to:

  • Describe Veeam security concepts 

  • Given a scenario, configure a backup job and a backup copy job  

  • Explain network-attached storage (NAS) backups and configuration  

  • Describe Veeam’s replication capabilities  

  • Determine appropriate use case for backups, replicas and/or continuous data protection  

  • Configure backup infrastructure components, including proxy and repository servers  

  • Given a scenario, evaluate when and how to apply immutability settings  

  • Given a scenario, recover data from backups 

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Who is the course for?

This course is suitable for anyone responsible for configuring, managing, or supporting a Veeam Backup and Replication v12 environment.

Course subjects

What can be protected?
Review of Veeam Data Platform and introduction to the class scenario.  

Secure your backup server
Describe strategies and tools to secure the Veeam backup server to avoid unauthorised access and data leaks.  

Application consistency with secure authentication
Achieve application-consistent backups of virtual machines while maintaining operating system secure authentication.  

Protecting workloads
Efficiently protect VMware and Hyper-V virtual machines based on well-defined SLAs through the creation of backup jobs.

Deploying agents
Identify the use of protection groups to automate the installation of Veeam Agents and protecting workloads with agent backup jobs.

Protecting NAS
List required components and features available to protect NAS solutions.

Optimising your backups
Analyse features and settings that allow backup storage optimisation, faster backups and data consistency.

Describe backup data protection mechanisms to avoid premature deletion and unwanted modifications.

Linux Hardened Repository
Identify characteristics and deployment steps of Linux Hardened Repositories to achieve backup data immutability. 

Object storge repositories
Describe use cases, advantages and considerations to implement object storage solutions as Veeam backup repositories.

Backup infrastructure optimisation
List deployment options and additional settings to improve general backup solution performance. 

Describe use cases, architectures and features of replication jobs and continuous data protection (CDP) policies

Backup copy jobs
Ensure recoverability and adhere to the 3-2-1 Rule with backup copy jobs. 

Long-term retention 
List different mechanisms for data archiving, including grandfather-father-son retention policies.  

Scale-out Backup Repository™
Describe architecture, placement policies, data tiers and management of Scale-out Backup Repositories (SOBRs).

Move and copy backups with VeeaMover
Identify use cases for virtual machine and backup migrations with VeeaMover. 

Recovery verification
Create automated tests to ensure recoverability from backups and replicas. 

Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager 
Describe the use cases for Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager. 

Recovery scenario - Virtual machine failure
Choose from different methods to recover a virtual machine from the backup. 

Recovery scenario - Ransomware attack
Securely restore a server after a ransomware incident with malware scanning of volumes directly from the backup and as part of the restore process. 

Recovery scenario - Agent recovery
Explore available options to restore data from agent backups. 

Recovery scenario - Explorer recovery 
Use Veeam Explorers™ to recover application items directly from image-level backups. 

Recovery scenario - Guest file recovery
Restore guest operating system files directly from image-level backups and from diverse guest file systems. 

Recovery scenario - Recovery from replica
Describe virtual machine states available when recovering a virtual machine from its replica and mechanisms to avoid data loss and interdependent services recovery. 

Recovery scenario - Instant NAS recovery
List steps and considerations to instantly recover an entire file share from its backup. 


Students should have fundamental IT experience working with networking, servers, storage, cloud, virtualisation and operating systems.

To get the most out of this course, students should be familiar with the core fundamental concepts of Veeam Backup and Replication through 6 months of hands-on experience with the Veeam platform.

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The supply of this course by Lumify Work is governed by the booking terms and conditions. Please read the terms and conditions carefully before enrolling in this course, as enrolment in the course is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions.

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