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    Members of vCD organization can use Veeam Self-Service Backup Portal to backup and restore resources of their vCD organization. To authenticate users, Veeam Self-Service Backup Portal uses LDAP and local user authentication. SAML authentication is also supported if you access Veeam Self-Service Backup Portal from the vCD UI using Veeam Plug-in for VMware vCloud Director. For more information, see Accessing Veeam Self-Service Backup Portal.

    The following organization members have access to Veeam Self-Service Backup Portal:

    • vCD organization administrators.
    • vCD organization members with the following rights granted in VMware vCloud Director:
    • General: Administrator Control
    • General: Administrator View
    • Group / User: View
    • Any vCD organization members whose roles (or associated LDAP user roles) are defined in registry keys and with the Group / User: View right granted in VMware vCloud Director. For more information, contact Veeam Customer Support.


    vCD system administrators cannot access Veeam Self-Service Backup Portal since they are not vCD organization members.

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