Add-VBRAzureAccount

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    Short Description

    Adds Microsoft Azure accounts to Veeam Backup & Replication.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware, Hyper-V

    Product Edition: Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License

    Syntax

    This cmdlet provides parameter sets that allow you to

    • Add the Microsoft Azure account.

    Add-VBRAzureAccount [-Region <VBRAzureRegionType> {Global | Germany | China | Government}][-AzureCredentials <CCredentials>]  [<CommonParameters>]

    • Add Microsoft Azure stack account.

    Add-VBRAzureAccount -AzureCredentials <CCredentials> -ResourceManagerEndpoint <string>  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet adds a Microsoft Azure account to the Veeam Backup & Replication managing console and imports information about subscriptions and resources associated with the Microsoft Azure account.

    You can add the following types of the accounts:

    • Microsoft Azure account
    • Microsoft Azure stack account

    The cmdlet will open a Microsoft Azure wizard. Follow the steps of the wizard to add the account.

    Important

    Mind the following:

    • This cmdlet does not create Microsoft Azure account. You must set up the Microsoft Azure account beforehand.
    • This cmdlet does not support Microsoft Azure accounts with the Azure Service Manager (ASM, also known as a "classic" type).

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    ResourceManager
    Endpoint

    To connect to Microsoft Azure stack.

    Specifies the path to the Azure Stack resource management endpoint. Veeam Backup & Replication will use this path to connect to Microsoft Azure stack.

    True

    Named

    False

     

    Region

    Specifies the region type of the Microsoft Azure account. You can select the following types of regions:

    • Global
    • Germany
    • Government
    • China

    False

    Named

    False

     

    AzureCredentials

    Specifies the credential records. Veeam Backup & Replication will use these credential records to connect to Microsoft Azure.

    False

    Named

    False

     

    <CommonParameters>

    This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information about common parameters, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216.

    Return Type

    VBRAzureAccount

    Example 1

    This example shows how to add the Microsoft Azure account into your Veeam Backup & Replication infrastructure.

    1. Run Get-VBRCredentials to get Microsoft Azure credentials records. Save the result to the $creds variable.
    2. Run Add-VBRAzureAccount with the $creds variable. Use the Region parameter to specify the region type.

    $creds = Get-VBRCredentials -Name "Microsoft Azure"

    Add-VBRAzureAccount -Region Global -AzureCredentials $creds

    Example 2

    This example shows how to add the Microsoft Azure stack account into your Veeam Backup & Replication infrastructure.

    1. Run Get-VBRCredentials to get Microsoft Azure credentials records. Save the result to the $creds variable.
    2. Run Add-VBRAzureAccount with the $creds variable. Use the ResourceManagerEndpoint parameter to specify the Azure Stack resource management endpoint.

    $creds = Get-VBRCredentials -Name "Microsoft Azure Stack"

    Add-VBRAzureAccount -ResourceManagerEndpoint "management.local.veeamstack.external" -AzureCredentials $creds

    Related Commands

    Get-VBRCredentials