- Deploy an Azure file share, using either SMB or NFS.
- Deploy Veeam Backup and Replication in Azure.
Ensure you size your setup to allow enough throughput and storage capacity for primary retention.
For on-premises environments you can back up shares configured with Azure File Sync instead. If you must use Veeam Backup & Replication on-premises to protect an Azure File share, place the proxy and primary repository in Azure, and ensure the appropriate connectivity exists in and out of Azure.
Learn more about the components involved in Veeam NAS Backup. Standard requirements around connections and port usage apply.