Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Veeam Backup & Replication v12: Configure, Manage and Recover


LENGTH: 24 Hours (3 days)

PRICE: £1,995.00


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 & 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 & Replication v12, part of Veeam Data Platform.


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


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


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


It is essential that all delegates have a good grounding of the core fundamental concepts of Veeam Backup & Replication through learning and hands on experience before taking this course.  Veeam Partners are advised to access the VeeamIQ resources to review all materials relating to Veeam Backup & Replication prior to training.   VeeamIQ resources are accessed via the standard Veeam website logon as below..


Veeam Website


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 unauthorized 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.

Optimizing your backups

• Analyze features and settings that allow backup storage optimization, 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 optimization

• 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.

Test and Certification

Completion of this course satisfies the prerequisite for taking Veeam Certified Engineer (VMCE™) v12 exam.

Session Dates