Required Permissions

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    Make sure the user accounts that you plan to use have permissions described in the following sections.

    Installing and Configuring Nutanix AHV Plug-in

    The accounts used to install and configure Nutanix AHV Plug-in must have the following permissions.

    Account

    Required Permission

    Setup Account

    The account used to install Nutanix AHV Plug-in must have the local Administrator permissions on the target machine.

    Veeam Backup & Replication User Account

    The account used to run Veeam Backup & Replication services including the Veeam AHV Service must be a LocalSystem account or must have the local Administrator permissions on the server where Nutanix AHV Plug-in is installed.

    Adding Nutanix AHV Cluster to Veeam Backup & Replication Infrastructure

    When you add an AHV cluster to the Veeam Backup & Replication infrastructure, the specified account must have privileges of the Prism Admin role or higher. For more information, see the Controlling User Access section of the Prism Central Guide.