Before you start using Veeam Plug-in for Microsoft SQL Server, make sure the requirements listed in this section are met.
64-bit versions of the following operating systems are supported:
Note: Server Core installations of Microsoft Windows Server OSes are not supported.
Microsoft SQL Server Database
The following Microsoft SQL Server versions are supported:
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio
Veeam Plug-in Toolbar requires Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio:
Veeam Backup & Replication
Veeam Plug-in for Microsoft SQL Server supports integration with Veeam Backup & Replication version 12 or later.
Veeam Plug-in should be able to establish a direct IP connection to the Veeam Backup & Replication server. Thus, Veeam Plug-in cannot work with the Veeam Backup & Replication server that is located behind the NAT gateway.