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Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 Update 4
User Guide for VMware vSphere

Creating Backup Files

You can restore machines to Microsoft Azure from the following types of backups:

  • Backup files of Microsoft Windows and Linux VMs created with Veeam Backup & Replication.VeeamZIP files and backups created with Veeam Backup & Replication and Veeam Backup & Replication. You can use backups of VMware vSphere VMs and VMware vCloud Director VMs.
  • Backups of Microsoft Windows machines created with Veeam Agent for Windows. Backups must be created at the entire machine level or volume level.
  • Backups of Linux machines created with Veeam Agent for Linux. Backups must be created at the entire machine level or volume level.
  • Backups of EC2 instances created with N2WS Cloud Protection Manager (N2WS CPM).
  • Backups of Nutanix AHV VMs created with Veeam Availability for Nutanix AHV.

You can restore a machine to the latest restore point or any previous restore point in the backup chain. A backup chain from which you plan to restore a machine must reside on a backup repository added to the backup infrastructure.

You can also import a backup to the Veeam Backup & Replication console. For more information, see Importing Backups.

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