Before you configure an Azure proxy, check the following prerequisites:
- You must import information about your Microsoft Azure user account to Veeam Backup & Replication.
- You must configure the following objects in Microsoft Azure beforehand:
- Storage account whose resources you plan to use to store disks of the Azure proxy.
- Networks to which you plan to connect the Azure proxy.
For storage accounts and network configuration, you must use the same deployment model that you plan to use for Azure proxy creation.
When you deploy Azure proxy for Azure Stack, make sure that Windows Server 2012 R2 is available in Azure marketplace.