Add-VBRNDMPServer

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    Short Description

    Adds NDMP servers to Veeam Backup & Replication.

    Applies to

    Product Edition: Enterprise

    Requires Cloud Connect license

    Syntax

    Add-VBRNDMPServer -Name <string> -Port <int> -Credentials <CCredentials> -GatewayMode <VBRGatewayMode> {Automatic| SelectedGateway} [-SelectedGateway <CHost>] [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet adds NDMP servers to Veeam Backup & Replication.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Name

    Specifies the DNS or IP of an NDMP server that you want to add to Veeam Backup & Replication.

    True

    Named

    False

    False

    Port

    Specifies the port. Veeam Backup & Replication will use that port to connect to an NDMP server.

    True

    Named

    False

    False

    Credentials

    Specifies the credentials. Veeam Backup & Replication will use these credentials to connect to an NDMP server.

    Accepts the CCredentials type.

    True

    Named

    False

    False

    GatewayMode

    Specifies a gateway server. Veeam Backup & Replication will use this gateway server to connect to the NDMP server.

    You can select the following modes of selecting the gateway server:

    • Automatic - use this option if you want Veeam Backup & Replication to choose the gateway server automatically.
    • SelectedGateway - use this option if you want to specify the gateway server explicitly.
      Use the SelectedGateway parameter to specify the gateway server.

    True

    Named

    False

    False

    SelectedGateway

    For specifying a gateway server explicitly with the SelectedGateway option.

    Specifies the server that you want to use as the gateway server.

    Accepts the CHost type.

    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.

    Return Type

    Example 1

    This example shows how to add an NDMP server to Veeam Backup & Replication. Veeam Backup & Replication will select the gateway server automatically.

    1. Run Add-VBRCredentials to set up the credentials for the NDMP server. Save the result to the $creds variable.
    2. Run Add-VBRNDMPServer with the $creds variable. Specify the Automatic option for the GatewayMode parameter to set Veeam Backup & Replication use the the gateway server automatically.

    $creds = Add-VBRCredentials -User "New NDMP" -Password "Password"

    Add-VBRNDMPServer -Name "NetApp.tech.local" -Credentials $creds -GatewayMode Automatic -Port 10000

    Example 2

    This example shows how to add an NDMP server to Veeam Backup & Replication. Veeam Backup & Replication will use selected server as the gateway server.

    1. Run Add-VBRCredentials to set up credentials of the NDMP server into the Veeam Backup & Replication infrastructure. Save the result to the $creds variable.
    2. Run Get-VBRServer to get the server that you want to use as the gateway server. Save the result to the $gateway variable.
    3. Run Add-VBRNDMPServer with the $creds variable. Specify the SelectedGateway option for the GatewayMode parameter to use the specified gateway server.

    $creds = Add-VBRCredentials -User "New NDMP" -Password "Password"

    $gateway = Get-VBRServer  -Name "Gateway server"

    Add-VBRNDMPServer -Name "NDMPv4 Storage" -Port 1000 -Credentials <CCredentials> -GatewayMode SelectedGateway -SelectedGateway $gateway

    Related Commands

    Add-VBRCredentials

    Get-VBRServer