A Veeam Backup & Replication installation and license file are necessary to enable the Full Functionality mode for Availability for Nutanix AHV or to manage Veeam Agents centrally from the Veeam Backup & Replication console.
Customers who do not currently own a license for Veeam Backup & Replication may obtain a special license to activate its full features.
A Veeam Backup & Replication Enterprise Plus limited license is available on the portal to the License Administrator of the Nutanix AHV or Agent license.
- Log on to the Veeam Customer Portal and go to Notifications >> Promos (https://my.veeam.com/#/promotions)
- If you are the License Administrator for a Nutanix AHV or Agent license you will see this:
3. Select “Download a License now”. The download will begin automatically. The file name is Veeam_backup_subscription_0.lic.
If you already have Veeam Backup & Replication of a lesser edition installed, but want to take advantage of the Enterprise Plus edition functionality for your AHV backups, a new Veeam Backup & Replication instance must be deployed specific to your AHV backups.
Please be aware that starting from September 2018 downloading updates will require an active contract for the corresponding product.