Adding Veeam Data Cloud Vault


This feature is available starting from Veeam Backup & Replication 12.1.2 (build

This section describes how to add Veeam Data Cloud Vault to the backup infrastructure. Veeam Data Cloud Vault is a cloud solution that leverages Azure Blob storage functionality. It provides enhanced security features such as in-built immutability and encryption options. With Veeam Data Cloud Vault, you can store and maintain your data in a secure and protected environment.

For more information on how to purchase Veeam Data Cloud Vault, see Veeam Data Cloud.

Considerations and Limitations

The Veeam Data Cloud Vault has the following limitations:

  • You must enable encryption for every job that you target to Veeam Data Cloud Vault.
  • Immutability is enabled by default for Veeam Data Cloud Vault and you cannot disable it.
  • Veeam Data Cloud Vault resides in the Azure Global region.
  • Veeam Data Cloud Vault supports the hot access tier only.
  • You cannot manage the subscription for your Azure account.
  • You cannot store backups created by Veeam Plug-ins for Enterprise Applications in Veeam Data Cloud Vault.
  • You cannot use Veeam Data Cloud Vault as a source of unstructured data backup.
  • You cannot move or copy unencrypted backups to Veeam Data Cloud Vault.

To add Veeam Data Cloud Vault, use the New Object Storage Repository wizard.

  1. Launch the New Object Storage Repository wizard.
  2. Specify object storage name.
  3. Specify object storage account.
  4. Specify object storage settings.
  5. Specify mount server settings.
  6. Review components.
  7. Apply settings.
  8. Finish working with the wizard.

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