Install Veeam Backup & Replication 71. July 20131. July 2013Gert Kjerslev
This is a quick look at the Veaam B&R version 7 installation. The installation is very similar to the 6.x version.
First choose what to install
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Next, if you do not have the .NET Framework version 4.0 the installer will help you with this.
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Then click next to the Welcome message.
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And accept the EULA and click next
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Next point out you lic file and click next
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Select the features you want and click next
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The installer will check you’re system and report if any components are missing, if so click install.
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And when the installer is finished and all is good click next
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Now you will have to choose a service account. Type in the user name and password of the service account and click next.
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You can now choose where the database should go, in my lab I have installed it on my vCenter server. For production I would not recommend this, also I would use a “real” MS SQL server. But for this its okay with the express version. Click next
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 Next type in the ports veeam will use. I’ll leave the with the defaults and click next.
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Next select the folders for vPower NFS and guest files system catalog. This should be on a different drive the c: but for the guide I will go with the defaults.
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Now you are ready to install Veeam 7 click install and wait for the installer to finish.
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I will soon do a post on some of the new features in Veaam B&R version 7. Thanks for reading this post, if you have any comments leave them below.