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Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5
Enterprise Manager User Guide

Working with vCloud Director VMs via Self-Service Backup Portal

Veeam offers a web-based portal for vCloud Director Organization administrators to facilitate self-service operations for vCloud Director VMs protection:

  • vCloud Director backup job configuration and management
  • VM restore to the original location (preserving or overwriting the production VM)
  • vApp restore to original location (preserving or overwriting the production vApp)
  • File-level restore
  • Application item restore (currently, for SQL Server and Oracle databases)

Working with vCloud Director VMs via Self-Service Backup Portal Important!

Consider the following:

  • To be able to manage vCloud Director organization objects via this web-based portal, an administrator should be assigned security permissions on vCloud Director server, as described in Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide.
  • SAML Authorization is not supported for the self-service restore portal.

To access the portal, connect to the following URL using vCloud Director organization administrator credentials:


Then you can perform the following operations:

  • On the Dashboard tab - view statistics on vCloud Director backups
  • On the Jobs tab – examine and export job sessions data, search for jobs, create new jobs, edit jobs, and so on

Working with vCloud Director VMs via Self-Service Backup Portal Note:

Job cloning is not supported.

  • On the VMs tab – search for and restore virtual machines with a single click to their original location
  • On the Files tab –search for the files on the VM guest file system and restore the necessary file(s) to the original location or download to the local machine
  • On the Items tab – perform application item-level restore

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