Add-VBOAmazonS3Account

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    Short Description

    Creates Amazon S3 storage account credentials.

    Syntax

    Add-VBOAmazonS3Account -AccessKey <string> -SecurityKey <securestring> [-Description <string>][<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet creates the VBOAmazonS3Account object. Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 will use these storage account credentials to access Amazon S3 storage.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Type

    Required

    Position

    Accept Pipeline Input

    Accept Wildcard Characters

    AccessKey

    Specifies an access key. The cmdlet will use this key to add Amazon S3 storage account credentials to Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365.

    String

    True

    Named

    False

     

    SecurityKey

    Specifies a secret key. The cmdlet will use this secret key to add the Amazon storage account credentials to Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365.

    SecureString

    True

    Named

    False

     

    Description

    Specifies a description for Amazon S3 storage account credentials.

    String

    False

    Named

    False

     

    <CommonParameters>

    This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information on common parameters, see the About CommonParameters section of Microsoft Docs.

    Output Object

    The cmdlet returns the VBOAmazonS3Account object that contains Amazon S3 storage account credentials.

    Examples

    Add-VBOAmazonS3AccountExample 1. Adding Amazon S3 Storage Account Credentials

    This example shows how to add Amazon S3 storage account credentials to Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365.

    $securepassword = Read-Host "Enter your password" -AsSecureString

    Enter your password: **********

    Add-VBOAmazonS3Account -AccessKey "867F16FDE95B12DF" -SecurityKey $securepassword

    Perform the following steps:

    1. Run the Read-Host cmdlet. Specify the message that the console will display as a prompt. Specify the AsSecureString parameter. Save the result to the $securepassword variable.
    2. Enter the password.
    3. Run the Add-VBOAmazonS3Account cmdlet. Specify the AccessKey parameter value. Set $securepassword as the SecurityKey parameter value.

    Add-VBOAmazonS3AccountExample 2. Adding Amazon S3 Storage Account Credentials with Description

    This example shows how to add Amazon S3 storage account credentials with a description.

    $securepassword = Read-Host "Enter your password" -AsSecureString

    Enter your password: **********

    Add-VBOAmazonS3Account -AccessKey "eu7^vuKvvhcrtbP" -SecurityKey $securepassword -Description "Amazon S3 Credential Records"

    Perform the following steps:

    1. Run the Read-Host cmdlet. Specify the message that the console will display as a prompt. Specify the AsSecureString parameter. Save the result to the $securepassword variable.
    2. Enter the password.
    3. Run the Add-VBOAmazonS3Account cmdlet. Specify the following settings:
    • Set the $securepassword variable as the SecurityKey parameter value.
    • Specify the AccessKey parameter value.
    • Specify the Description parameter value.

    Related Commands

    Read-Host