Step 2. Specify Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure Appliance

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    At the Backup Appliance step of the wizard, specify an archive repository name and the Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure appliance to whose infrastructure you want to add the repository:

    1. From the Appliance drop-down list, select the necessary Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure appliance. The archive repository will be deployed in the infrastructure of the selected Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure appliance.

    For an appliance to be displayed in the Appliance drop-down list, it must be added to the Veeam Backup & Replication infrastructure as described in the Adding Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure Appliances section.

    1. In the Repository name field, enter a name for the archive repository. The maximum length of the name is 125 characters; all special characters except for ()_-. cannot be used.

    Veeam Backup & Replication will assign this name to the folder that is located in the Veeam/Backup folder in Azure container that you will specify at the Container step of the wizard. Backups saved to this folder will be assigned the Archive access tier.

    1. In the Description field, enter a description for future reference.

    Step 2. Specify Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure Appliance