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Veeam Agent for Linux 1.0
User Guide

Used Ports

Make sure that you open ports listed below to enable proper work of Veeam Agent for Linux.

From

To

Protocol

Port

Notes

Veeam Agent for Linux Computer

Veeam Backup Server

TCP

10002

Default port used for communication with the Veeam Backup server.

Data between the Veeam Agent for Linux computer and backup repositories is transferred directly, bypassing Veeam backup servers.

Shared folder SMB (CIFS) share

TCP
UDP

135, 137 to 139, 445

Ports used as a transmission channel from the Veeam Agent for Linux computer to the target SMB (CIFS) share.

Shared folder NFS share

TCP
UDP

111, 2049

Standard NFS ports used as a transmission channel from the Veeam Agent for Linux computer to the target NFS share.

Communication with Veeam Backup & Replication Repositories

Veeam Agent for Linux Computer

Linux server performing the role of a backup repository

TCP

22

Port used as a control channel from the Veeam Agent for Linux computer to the target Linux host.

TCP

2500 to 5000

Default range of ports used as data transmission channels. For every TCP connection that a job uses, one port from this range is assigned.

Microsoft Windows server performing the role of a backup repository

TCP

1025 to 5000 
(for Microsoft Windows 2003)

49152 to 65535 
(for Microsoft Windows 2008 and newer)

Dynamic RPC port range. For more information, see http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929851/en-us.

TCP

2500 to 5000

Default range of ports used as data transmission channels. For every TCP connection that a job uses, one port from this range is assigned.

 

Used Ports Important!

The list of ports required for computers booted from the Veeam Recovery Media is the same as the list of ports required for Veeam Agent for Linux computers.

 

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