Adding an Azure Blob Storage Object Storage Repository

To back up an Azure Blob object storage repository, add the repository.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Object storage.

    The Object storage page appears.

  2. In the upper-right area of the page, click Add object storage.
  3. The Add object storage dialog box appears.
  4. From the Vendor box, select Azure Blob.
  5. Enter the following information:
    • Object storage name: Enter a name for the repository.
    • Host URL: Enter the Azure Blob Storage service account URL. For example, you can enter blob.core.windows.net.
    • Azure account name: Enter the name of the Azure Blob Storage account.
    • Access key: Enter the access key of the Azure Storage account.
    • Access node: Select the proxy client computer where the Cloud Apps package is installed.
    • Backup plan: Select the backup plan that you want to use for this object storage repository.
  6. Click Save.

Last modified: 3/31/2021 9:10:32 PM