About a week ago Veeam introduced “Direct Restore to Azure”. In the last couple of days, I’ve been playing with it and I have to say I was surprised to see how easy it is to take a backup file and make an Azure VM out of it.
Looking at customer’s various VMware environments, one of the most unusable options is changing the virtual machine swapfile location. Why is that? Well, the obvious answer is that they are just not familiar with it and let’s face it, the most common motto for IT administrators is “if it’s not broken don’t fix it!”