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Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 Update 4
Veeam Cloud Connect Guide

Overview

Service providers (SP) can use Veeam Backup & Replication to offer cloud repository as a service and disaster recovery as a service to their customers (tenants). Veeam Backup & Replication lets SPs set up the cloud infrastructure so that tenants can send their data to the cloud and store it there in an easy and secure way.

Veeam Backup & Replication does not offer its own cloud for storing tenant data. Instead, it uses SP computing, storage and network resources to configure Veeam Cloud Connect Backup and Veeam Cloud Connect Replication infrastructure components:

  • Cloud repositories — storage locations in the cloud that store backups of tenants' machines. Cloud repositories can be used as primary storage locations and secondary storage locations to meet the 3-2-1 backup best practice.
  • Replication resources — dedicated computing, storage and network resources in the SP virtualization environment. To set up replication resources, the SP configures hardware plans and subscribes tenants to one or several hardware plans. For tenants, hardware plans appear as cloud hosts. Tenants can create VM replicas on cloud hosts and fail over to VM replicas in the cloud in case of a disaster on the production site.

Tenants who want to store their data in the cloud can connect to the SP and write their backups to cloud repositories and/or replicate their VMs to cloud hosts.

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User Guide for VMware vSphere

User Guide for Microsoft Hyper-V

Enterprise Manager User Guide

Veeam Cloud Connect Guide

Veeam Agent Management Guide

Veeam Explorers User Guide

Backup and Restore of SQL Server Databases

Veeam Plug-ins for Enterprise Applications

PowerShell Reference

Veeam Explorers PowerShell Reference

RESTful API Reference

Required Permissions Reference

Veeam Availability for Nutanix AHV

Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 Documentation

Veeam ONE Documentation

Veeam Agent for Windows Documentation

Veeam Agent for Linux Documentation

Veeam Management Pack Documentation