Veeam with the StarWind VTL Gateway offers a solution for anyone to connect their on-premises Veeam Backup & Replication™ archives to Microsoft Azure Storage.
For many customers and service providers, long-term retention of backups is a costly and time-consuming process. Leveraging the StarWind VTL Gateway to act as a VTL within Veeam allows users to send archival backups to Microsoft Azure to save time and money.
In this document, we will cover the deployment of both Veeam Backup & Replication as well as the StarWind VTL Gateway on the same server.
This guide highlights the features, setup and best practices for using Veeam with Azure Storage Gateway in VTL mode, including:
- Planning and proper sizing of an Azure VTL gateway
- Connecting Azure gateway appliances to Veeam
- Configuring and ensuring optimal performance for Azure VTL Gateway