Managing Permissions

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    Veeam Backup for AWS controls access to its functionality with the help of user roles. A role defines what operations users can perform and what range of data is available to them in the Veeam Backup for AWS UI.

    There are 3 user roles that you can assign to users working with Veeam Backup for AWS. Actions a user can perform depend on the role.

    • Portal Administrator — can perform all configuration actions and can also act as a Portal Operator and Restore Operator.
    • Portal Operator — can create and manage backup policies, manage the protected data and perform all restore operations.
    • Restore Operator — can only perform restore operations.

    The following table describes the functionality available to users with different roles in the Veeam Backup for AWS UI.

    Tab

    Functionality

    Portal Administrator

    Portal Operator

    Restore Operator

    Overview

    Dashboard

    Full

    Full

    Full

    Instances

    Infrastructure

    Full

    Full

    N/A

    Policies

    Backup policies

    Full

    Full

    N/A

    Protected Data

    Restore

    Full

    Full

    Full

    File-level restore

    Full

    Full

    Full

    Remove

    Full

    Full

    N/A

    Session Log

    Session log

    Full

    Full

    Full

    Stop session execution

    Full

    Full

    N/A

    Configuration

    Accounts

    IAM roles, SMTP accounts, Portal Users

    Full

    N/A

    N/A

    Repositories

    S3 repositories

    Full

    N/A

    N/A

    Workers

    Worker instances

    Full

    N/A

    N/A

    Settings

    General settings

    Full

    N/A

    N/A

    Licensing

    Licensing

    Full

    N/A

    N/A

    Support Information

    Updates and logs

    Full

    N/A

    N/A

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