Installing Veeam Plug-in for SAP on Oracle

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    Veeam Plug-in for SAP on Oracle is an additional component of Veeam Backup & Replication, and the installation package of the plug-in is included in the Veeam Backup & Replication installation ISO file. You must install the plug-in on the Oracle Database server.

    You can install Veeam Plug-in using the .RPM package or extract the plug-in files from the .TAR.GZ archive. Depending on the type of package suitable for your OS, perform steps in one of the following guides:

    Important

    Mind the following:

    • Veeam Plug-in for SAP on Oracle must be installed on the machine where Oracle Database is deployed.
    • The /opt/veeam directory must be writable.
    • To install the plug-in, use the sudo command or a user with root privileges.

    Installing Plug-in from .RPM Package

    To install Veeam Plug-in using the .RPM package, do the following:

    1. Mount the Veeam Backup & Replication installation disk (VeeamBackup&Replication_11.0.0.XXX.iso).

    If you deploy Veeam backup infrastructure for the first time, you can download the Veeam Backup & Replication installation disk image from the Veeam Backup & Replication: Download page.

    1. Open the mounted disk image and go to /Plugins/SAP on Oracle/x64 directory.
    2. Upload the VeeamPluginforSAPOracle-11.X.X.XXX.x86_64.rpm file to the Oracle Database server.
    3. Run the following command to install the plug-in:

    rpm -i VeeamPluginforSAPOracle-11.X.X.XXX.x86_64.rpm

    Unpacking Plug-in from .TAR.GZ Archive

    To extract plug-in files from the .TAR.GZ archive, perform the following:

    1. Mount the Veeam Backup & Replication installation disk (VeeamBackup&Replication_11.X.X.XXX.iso).

    If you deploy Veeam backup infrastructure for the first time, you can download the Veeam Backup & Replication installation disk image from the Veeam Backup & Replication: Download page.

    1. In the mounted ISO, go to /Plugins/SAP on Oracle/x64.
    2. Upload the VeeamPluginforSAPOracle.tar.gz file to the Oracle Database server.
    3. Create the /opt/veeam directory.

    mkdir /opt/veeam

    1. Unpack the plug-in files from the archive to the /opt/veeam directory:

    tar -xzvf -i VeeamPluginforSAPOracle.tar.gz -C /opt/veeam