Add-VBREC2BackupCopyJob

Short Description

Creates backup copy jobs for backups of Amazon EC2 instances.

Applies to

Platform: VMware, Hyper-V

Product Edition: Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License

Syntax

Add-VBREC2BackupCopyJob -Backup <VBREC2Backup[]> [-Name <string>] [-Description <string>] [-Repository <CBackupRepository>] [-RecoveryPointObjective <VBRRecoveryPointObjective>] [-RetentionPolicy <VBRRetentionPolicy>][-BackupWindowOptions <VBRBackupWindowOptions>]  [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet creates backup copy jobs for backups of Amazon EC2 instances. Backup copy jobs will copy the backups from Amazon S3 external repositories to target repositories.

Add-VBREC2BackupCopyJob Note:

The cmdlet creates jobs in a disabled state. Run the Enable-VBRJob cmdlet to enable jobs.

Parameters

Parameter

Description

Type

Required

Position

Accept Pipeline Input

Accept Wildcard Characters

Backup

Specifies an array of EC2 instance backups that you want to copy.

Accepts the VBREC2Backup[] object. To get this object, run the Get-VBREC2Backup cmdlet.

True

Named

True (ByValue)

 

Name

Specifies a name of a backup copy job. The cmdlet will create the job with this name.

String

False

Named

False

 

Description

Specifies a description of a backup copy job. The cmdlet will create the job with this description.

String

False

Named

False

 

Repository

Specifies a target backup repository. The cmdlet will copy EC2 instance backups to this repository.

Accepts the CBackupRepository object. To get this object, run the Get-VBRBackupRepository cmdlet.

False

Named

False

 

RecoveryPointObjective

Specifies a backup copy interval. The cmdlet will copy new restore points of EC2 instance backups to the target backup repository.

Accepts the VBRRecoveryPointObjective object. To create this object, run the New-VBRRecoveryPointObjective cmdlet.

False

Named

False

 

RetentionPolicy

Specifies a number of restore points to keep on a target backup repository.

Accepts the VBRRetentionPolicy object. To get this object, run the following cmdlets:

False

Named

False

 

BackupWindowOptions

Specifies the period of time when a backup copy job is allowed to run.

Accepts the VBRBackupWindowOptions object. To get this object, run the New-VBRBackupWindowOptions cmdlet.

False

Named

False

 

<CommonParameters>

This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information on common parameters, see the About CommonParameters section of Microsoft Docs.

Example

This example shows how to create a backup copy job.

  1. Run Get-VBREC2Backup to get a backup of EC2 instances that you want to copy. Save the result to the $instance variable.
  2. Run Add-VBREC2BackupCopyJob with the $instance variable.

$instance = Get-VBREC2Backup -Name "VMEC2 Instance SRV10"

Add-VBREC2BackupCopyJob -Backup $instance

Related Commands

Get-VBREC2Backup