Step 6. Review Default Installation Settings
At the Ready to Install step of the wizard, you can select to install Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager with default installation settings or specify custom installation settings.
- To use the default installation settings, click Install.
- To use custom installation settings, click Customize Settings. The setup wizard will include additional steps that will let you configure installation settings.
The table below lists the default installation settings.
%ProgramFiles%\Veeam\Backup and Replication
Folder where Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager is installed.
Guest catalog folder
The VBRCatalog folder on a volume with the maximum amount of free space.
The guest catalog folder stores indexing data for VM guest OS files. Indexing data is required for browsing and searching for VM guest OS files inside backups and performing 1-click restore.
Account under which the Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager runs.
The setup installs PostgreSQL 15.1 locally on the Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager server.
The setup deploys the Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager configuration database on the locally installed instance of PostgreSQL.
Catalog service port
The catalog service port is used by the Veeam Guest Catalog Service to replicate catalog data from backup servers to Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager.
The service port is used by Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager to collect data from backup servers.
Web UI ports
For HTTP protocol: 9080
For HTTPS protocol: 9443
These ports are used for accessing Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager web interface.
REST API service ports
For HTTP protocol: 9399
For HTTPS protocol: 9398
These ports are used for accessing Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager REST API.
Self-signed certificate will be generated automatically
During installation a self-signed certificate is generated that will be used for all Enterprise Manager connections. You can update the certificate upon installation. For more information, see TLS Certificates.
Check for updates
Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager will check for product updates weekly. When a new product build is published on the Veeam update server, a notification is displayed in the Windows Action Center.