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Veeam Availability Console 2.0
User Guide for Enterprises

Getting Started

To quickly get started with Veeam Availability Console, keep to the following sequence of steps:

  1. Fill your department profile.

The department profile contains your department name, information about department address, contact details and so on. Department profile details will be used chargeback reports and email notifications, such as chargeback or alarm notifications.

  1. Create locations.

To differentiate backup services and cloud resources consumed by different offices or business units within your department, you can create multiple locations.

  1. Add systems to manage.
  1. Deploy Veeam Backup Agents and configure backup jobs.

Deploy Veeam backup agents on computers in your infrastructure, and configure backup job settings.

  1. Connect Veeam Backup & Replication servers.

Connect Veeam Backup & Replication servers that you plan to manage in Veeam Availability Console.

  1. Configure backup reports.

Configure and run backup reports to check the efficiency of data protection, and make sure that you meet established RPO requirements.

  1. Configure alarm settings.

Check alarm settings, alarm response actions, and configure alarm assignment.

  1. Create new portal users.

To provide access to Veeam Availability Console to other employees in your department, create new portal users and assign the necessary user roles for them.

Getting Started Note:

To perform configuration tasks, a user must have the Department Administrator privileges in Veeam Availability Console. For details on users and privileges, see Managing Portal Users.

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