Alibaba Cloud: System Requirements

The following requirements apply when using the Virtual Server Agent with Alibaba Cloud.


Add a separate hypervisor for each Alibaba Cloud account.

Proxy Requirements

  • The VSA proxy must be a Windows instance running in the same Alibaba Cloud zone as the instances that are being protected.

  • Deploy a VSA proxy for each zone.

  • The proxy must run one of the following operating systems:

    • Microsoft Windows Server 2019 Editions

    • Microsoft Windows Server 2016 Editions

    • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Editions