Step 5. Specify Connection Type

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    At the Connection Type step of the wizard, choose whether the Veeam Backup for GCP appliance is connected directly to the internet or located in a private network:

    • If the Veeam Backup for GCP appliance is connected to the internet, and you also want the Veeam Backup & Replication server to connect to this Veeam Backup for GCP appliance through the internet, select Direct connection. In this case, the Veeam Backup & Replication server will detect the public IP of the Veeam Backup for GCP appliance automatically.
    • If the Veeam Backup for GCP appliance is located in a private network and the Veeam Backup & Replication server is also located in the same private network, or you want the Veeam Backup & Replication server to connect to the Veeam Backup for GCP appliance over VPN, select Private network. In the Specify the IP address or DNS name of the appliance field, specify the private IP or DNS name of the Veeam Backup for GCP appliance.

    Step 5. Specify Connection Type