Veeam Cloud Connect Replication Service Provider Configuration

Updated 2 weeks ago by Brian Banaszynski

With the release of Veeam 9.5 U4, the client must be running version 9.5.4.2615 to utilize the DSM Cloud Connect service. DSM only supports full failover as of U4.

To establish a service provider connection with DSM’s Veeam Cloud Connect service, perform the following steps.

  1. Launch Veeam Backup & Replication Console from the Client (Source) location:
  2. Log into Veeam Backup & Replication Console with the appropriate credentials:
  3. Select Backup Infrastructure from the left navigation panel:
  4. Select Service Providers from the left navigation panel:
  5. Select Add Service Provider:
  6. Enter the following information to configure DSM as your Veeam Cloud Connect Service Provider:
    • DNS name or IP Address: vgw.dsm.net
    • Description: DSM – Veeam Cloud Connect
    • Port: 6180 (Default)
    • Enable – Allow this Veeam Backup & Replication installation to be managed by the service provider. (Only enable if you would like remote assistance from DSM if configuration issues were to arise and your security posture allows)

    Click Next

  7. Click Add to enter your DSM – Veeam Cloud Connect Credentials:
  8. Enter in the following information. This should have been provided during the onboarding session. If you don’t have your DSM – Veeam Cloud Connect Credentials please contact your assigned DSM Project Manager.
    • Username: company_uid>_vcc@companyid
    • Password: company_password

    Click OK

  9. Click Apply to save the configuration settings:
  10. Verify that the reported Replica Resources are correct for CPU, Memory and Storage.
  11. Click Next >
  12. Verify that all tasks completed without error.
  13. Click Next >
  14. Review the Summary.
  15. Click Finish
  16. The Veeam console will re-scan the new service provider to update local information.
  17. Click Close

You have successfully added DSM as a Veeam Cloud Connect Service Provider. You can view the new Service Provider in the Veeam Backup and Replication console.


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