Managing Permissions

Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure 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 Microsoft Azure UI.

There are 3 user roles that you can assign to users working with Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure:

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

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

Tab

Functionality

Portal Administrator

Portal Operator

Restore Operator

Overview

Dashboard

Full

Full

N/A

Resources

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 logs

Full

Full

Full

Stop session execution

Full

Full

Full

Configuration

Accounts

Azure service and repository accounts, SQL Server and SMTP accounts, portal users

Full

N/A

N/A

Repositories

Backup 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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