Add-VBRGoogleCloudComputeAccount

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    Short Description

    Adds Google Cloud service account credentials record.

    Important

    This cmdlet is available starting from Veeam Backup & Replication 11a (build 11.0.1.1261).

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware, Hyper-V

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

    Syntax

    Add-VBRGoogleCloudComputeAccount -Name <string> -JSONKey <string> [-Description <string>]  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet adds the VBRGoogleCloudComputeAccount object. This object contains Google Cloud service account credentials records used to access the following services:

    • Google Compute Engine.
    • Google Cloud Platform Plug-in for Veeam Backup & Replication.

    Important

    Mind that this cmdlet does not create a Google Cloud service account. You must set up the Google Cloud service account beforehand, as described in Google Cloud documentation.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Type

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Name

    Specifies a name of the Google Cloud service account. Veeam Backup & Replication will save the Google Cloud service account under this name.

    String

    True

    Named

    False

    JSONKey

    Specifies the path to the service account key in the JSON format.

    String

    True

    Named

    False

    Description

    Specifies a description for Google Cloud service account credentials records.

    String

    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.

    Output Object

    VBRGoogleCloudComputeAccount

    Examples

    Creating Google Cloud Service Account

    This command creates the GCP service acc 1 Google Cloud service account credentials record. The cmdlet will use the json key located at the C:\Users\Admin\Downloads\eu-backup-253812-1bd00366edd2.json path.

    Add-VBRGoogleCloudComputeAccount -Name "GCP service acc 1" -JSONKey "C:\Users\Admin\Downloads\eu-backup-253812-1bd00366edd2.json" -Description "Google Cloud Compute Administrator 1"