System Requirements

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    Before you start using Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure, consider the following requirements.

    Network Ports

    The following network ports must be open to ensure proper communication of components in the Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure infrastructure.

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    To

    Protocol

    Port

    Description

    Workstation web browser

    Backup appliance

    HTTPS

    443

    Required to access the Web UI component from a user workstation.

    Worker instance

    HTTPS

    443

    Required to access the Veeam File Level Recovery browser running on a worker instance during the file-level recovery process.

    Backup appliance

    Worker instance

    SSH

    22

    Required to deploy the Worker service to worker instances.

    RPC

    643

    Required to communicate with the Worker service running on worker instances.

    TCP

    9999

    Required to perform file-level recovery.

    Ubuntu Security Update repository (security.ubuntu.com)

    HTTP

    80

    Required to get OS security updates.

    Veeam Update Notification Server (repository.veeam.com)

    HTTPS

    443

    Required to download information about available product updates.

    SMTP server

    TCP

    25

    Default port used for sending email notifications.

    Note: The TCP 25 port is the port that is the most commonly used by SMTP servers.

    Worker instance

    Ubuntu Security Update repository (security.ubuntu.com)

    HTTP

    80

    Required to get OS security updates.

    The backup server and worker instances must have outbound network access to the following Microsoft Azure services: