How to backup on-premise VMs using Azure Backup (part II)

Hello all, In one of previous posts, we have covered installation of MABS. Now, we need to configure MABS to backup Hyper-V virtual machines. Before we start with creation Protection Group (a.k.a. Backup Job) we need to add dedicated disk for backing up. This is important, because MABS still works in Disk-Disk-Cloud model. Another important…

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Hyper-V and Powershell to save the day

If you are managing Virtualized infrastructure by using Hyper-V, this small script may come in handy (and save you from getting a headache). Few clients have a procedure to create VM Snapshot before making some big changes to the VM (I know, that’s┬ánot a backup solution but I can’t win all the battles). The problem…

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Windows Server 2016 Nested Virtualization

In one of previous posts, I show you how to configure nested virtualization on VMware ESXi. Now, I will show you same feature on Windows Server 2016. With TP4 of Windows Server 2016, Microsoft introduced Nested Virtualization in Windows Server Hyper-V. As I said earlier, nested virtualization allows you to run a hypervisor inside a…

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