Add-VBRHvProxy

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    Short Description

    Adds Hyper-V backup proxies to Veeam Backup & Replication.

    Applies to

    Platform: Hyper-V

    For VMware, run Add-VBRViProxy.

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

    Syntax

    Add-VBRHvProxy -Server <CHost> [-Description <String>] [-MaxTasks <Int32>] [-WarningAction <ActionPreference>] [-WarningVariable <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet adds a Hyper-V backup proxy server to the Veeam Backup & Replication managing console.

    When you add a proxy, you set a role to a Microsoft Windows server. To add a new proxy, you need to have the server added to your Veeam Backup & Replication managing console.

    Run Add-VBRWinServer to add a Microsoft Windows server.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Server

    Specifies the server which will act as a Hyper-V backup proxy.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    False

    Description

    Specifies the description of the Hyper-V proxy.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    MaxTasks

    Specifies the number of concurrent tasks that can be assigned to the proxy simultaneously.

    Allowed values: 1-100.

    Default: 2.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    <CommonParameters>

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

    Example 1

    This command adds a new proxy. The server that will act as the proxy is obtained with Get-VBRServer and piped down. The description is "Local Backup Proxy". The max concurrent tasks number is set to 6.

    Get-VBRServer -Name "HyperV Local Server" | Add-VBRHvProxy -Description "Local Backup Proxy" -MaxTasks 6

    Example 2

    This command adds a new proxy. The server that will act as the proxy is obtained with Get-VBRServer and assigned to the $server variable. The description is "Local Backup Proxy". The max concurrent tasks number is not set to enable the default value.

    Add-VBRHvProxy -Server $server -Description "Local Backup Proxy"

    Related Commands

    Get-VBRServer