Add-VBRHvScvmm

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    Short Description

    Adds a Hyper-V SCVMM server to the backup infrastructure.

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

    This cmdlet provides parameter sets that allow you to:

    • Add a Hyper-V SCVMM server using the account user name and password.

    Add-VBRHvScvmm -Name <String> -User <String> -Password <String> [-Description <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

    • Add a Hyper-V SCVMM server using credentials managed by <%VBR%.

    Add-VBRHvScvmm -Name <String> -Credentials <CCredentials> [-Description <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

    Syntax

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet adds a Hyper-V SCVMM (Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager) server to the backup infrastructure.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Type

    Required

    Position

    Accept Pipeline Input

    Name

    Specifies the DNS name of the added SCVMM server.

    String

    True

    Named

    False

    User

    Specifies the user name you want to use for authenticating with the SCVMM server.

    String

    True

    Named

    False

    Password

    Specifies the password you want to use for authenticating with the SCVMM server.

    String

    True

    Named

    False

    Credentials

    Specifies the credentials you want to use for authenticating with the SCVMM server.

    Accepts the CCredentials object. To get this object, run the Get-VBRCredentials cmdlet

    True

    Named

    False

    Description

    Specifies the description of the SCVMM server.

    String

    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.

    Output Object

    The cmdlet returns the CHost object that contains settings of the Hyper-V SCVMM server added to the backup infrastructure

    Examples

    Add-VBRHvScvmmExample 1. Adding SCVMM Server Using Account User Name and Password

    This command adds the SCVMM1 SCVMM server with the Administrator user name and the Password password of the account.

    Add-VBRHvScvmm -Name "SCVMM1" -User "Administrator" -Password "Password" -Description "SCVMM Server"

    Add-VBRHvScvmmExample 2. Adding SCVMM Server Using Credentials Managed by Veeam Backup & Replication

    This example shows how to add the SCVMM1 SCVMM server using the credentials managed by Veeam Backup & Replication.

    $SCVMMAdministrator = Get-VBRCredentials

    Add-VBRHvScvmm -Name "SCVMM1" -Description "SCVMM Server" -Credentials $SCVMMAdministrator

    Perform the following steps:

    1. Run the Get-VBRCredentials cmdlet. Save the result to the $Administrator variable.
    2. Run the Add-VBRHvScvmm cmdlet. Specify the Name parameter value. Specify the Description parameter value. Set the $SCVMMAdministrator variable as the Credentials parameter value.

    Related Commands

    Get-VBRCredentials