Creating Protection Groups

You must add computers that you plan to protect with Veeam Plug-ins to the inventory in the Veeam Backup & Replication console. In Veeam Backup & Replication, protected computers are organized into protection groups. You can create one or more protection groups that contain computers of different types or offer different discovery and deployment options.

Before creating protection groups, check prerequisites. Then use the New Protection Group wizard to configure a protection group.

  1. Launch the New Protection Group wizard.
  2. Specify protection group name and description.
  3. Select protection group type.
  4. Specify protection scope for the protection group.
  5. Exclude objects from the protection group.
  6. Specify credentials.
  7. Specify discovery and deployment options.
  8. Specify advanced protection group settings.
  9. Review components.
  10. Assess results.
  11. Finish working with the wizard.

Related Topics

Protection Groups