Adding an Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 Object Storage Repository

To back up an Azure Data Lake 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.

    The Add object storage dialog box appears.

  3. From the Vendor box, select Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2.
  4. Enter the following information:
    • Object storage name: Enter a name for the repository.
    • Host URL: Enter the Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 service account URL. For example, you can enter dfs.core.windows.net.
    • Azure account name: Enter the name of the Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 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.
  5. Click Save.

Last modified: 3/26/2021 8:47:40 PM