Connect-VBRGoogleCloudService

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    Short Description

    Connects to Google Cloud object storage.

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

    Syntax

    Connect-VBRGoogleCloudService -Account <VBRGoogleCloudAccount> [-GatewayServer <CHost>]  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet connects to Google Cloud object storage. You can use these settings to add Google Cloud object storage into your backup infrastructure an object storage repository.

    Run the Add-VBRGoogleCloudRepository cmdlet to add Google Cloud as an object storage repository.

    Important

    This cmdlet connects only the Google Cloud object storage that can be used as a capacity extent of the scale-out backup repository.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Type

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Account

    Specifies a Google Cloud credentials record. Veeam Backup & Replication will use this credentials record to connect to Google Cloud object storage.

    Accepts the VBRGoogleCloudAccount object. To create this object, run the Add-VBRGoogleCloudAccount cmdlet.

    True

    Named

    False

    GatewayServer

    Specifies a gateway server that you want to use to access Google Cloud object storage.

    CHost

    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.

    Examples

    Connecting to Google Cloud Service

    This example shows how to connect to Google Cloud object storage.

    $account = Get-VBRGoogleCloudAccount -AccessKey "ABCDEFGHIGKLMNOP"

    Connect-VBRGoogleCloudService -Account $account

    Perform the following steps:

    1. Run the Get-VBRGoogleCloudAccount cmdlet. Specify the AccessKey parameter value. Save the result to the $account variable.
    2. Run the Connect-VBRGoogleCloudService cmdlet. Set the $account variable as the Account parameter value.

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