Adding an Azure Stack Hypervisor

Add an Azure Stack hypervisor to support data protection operations for all virtual machines hosted or managed by the hypervisor.

Before You Begin

Be prepared to enter a subscription ID, tenant ID, application ID, and application password.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Solutions > Virtualization.

    The Hypervisors tab appears.

  2. Click Add hypervisor.

  3. For Select vendor, select Azure - Stack.

  4. For Hypervisor name or Client name, type a descriptive name for the hypervisor.

  5. For Authentication Type, select the deployment type from the following:

    • Azure Active Directory

    • Active Directory Federation Services

  6. For Resource Manager URL, type the web site address that will be used to communicate with your Azure Stack environment.

  7. Enter host or account information:

    • Subscription ID: Enter the subscription ID for your Azure account.

    • Tenant ID: Enter the tenant ID associated with the Azure account.

    • Application ID: Enter the application ID associated with the tenant.

    • Application password: Enter the password for the application.

  8. From the Access node list, select a previously deployed proxy

    The VSA proxy must be an Azure virtual machine in the region to be protected.

  9. Click Save.