The Abiquo Veeam+Snapshot backup plugin supports VMware hypervisors.
The Abiquo Veeam+Snapshot backup integration supports the following Veeam Backup & Replication versions with separate plugins:
Obtain a separate license to use a Veeam+Snapshot plugin. When the Veeam version changes, you will require a new license.
These instructions describe how to add the Snapshot feature to the Abiquo Veeam Backup feature.
For a new installation of the Veeam + Snapshot backup plugin, to activate the backup plugin and define the location of the vCenter server:
Set the "veeam.vcenter" properties to define the connection to the vCenter. The default value for the port is 443.
The vCenter endpoint supplied in the properties must be exactly the same as the Manager IP of the Abiquo physical machine, even including the protocol.
For example, ''vcenter01.example.com'' will not match '' ''
The Veeam+Snapshot backup feature uses one vCenter per datacenter only
Set the vmware.snapshot.keep property to define how many snapshots to keep (in date order). The default value is 2, which means that if you request
Edit the abiquo.properties file
To make the API load the Veeam-Snapshot backup plugin, set the "veeam.vcenter" credentials properties, for example, copy the values from one of the Remote Services servers.
Restart the Abiquo Tomcat servers for the changes to take effect.
To help users better understand the snapshot feature we recommend that you change some UI labels in the custom labels for your languages.
Suggested custom labels
For details of how to create custom language files, see Abiquo UI Client Language Configuration.