Managing Permissions

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    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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