Updating Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager 11 or 11a

Apart from major version releases, Veeam Software provides cumulative patches (e.g. Cumulative Patch P20210525 for v11, Cumulative Patch P20211211 for v11a). Cumulative patches contain bug fixes, performance enhancements and introduce new features.

Before You Begin

Before you install a cumulative patch for Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager 11 or 11a, check the following prerequisites:

  • Make sure you have Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager 11 (build or 11a (build of any earlier patch level installed.

For information on how to upgrade from product version 9.5 Update 4b or later, see Upgrading to Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager 11 or 11a.

  • With Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager and connected backup servers, remember to begin the update process with Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager. Backup servers should be updated after that. If you have Veeam Backup & Replication and Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager deployed on the same machine, the update wizard will update both products at once.

For more information on the backup server update procedure and prerequisites, see the Updating Veeam Backup & Replication 11 or 11a section of the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide.

Performing Update

To install the latest update for Veeam Backup & Replication 11 or 11a, perform the following steps:

  1. In case of v11, go to this Veeam KB article. In case of v11a, go to this Veeam KB article.
  2. In the Solution section of the Veeam KB article, click DOWNLOAD PATCH.
  3. Run the downloaded file to launch the update wizard.
  4. In the update wizard, click Next.
  5. Click Install.