Adding a Google Cloud Object Storage Repository


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To back up a Google Cloud object storage repository, add the object storage repository to the Command Center.


  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. Click Google Cloud.

    The Google Cloud Storage dialog box appears.

  4. In the Object storage name, enter a name for the repository.

  5. In the Host URL box, enter the Google Cloud service account URL. For example, you can enter

  6. Do one of the following:

    • From the Credentials dialog box, select the credentials that you are going to use.

    • To add credentials to the Credential Manager, click the plus button (+).

      The Add Credential dialog box appears.

      1. Enter the following information:

      • Credential name: Enter a name for the credentials that you are creating.

      • Access key ID: Enter the access key ID of the Google Cloud account.

      • Secret access key: Enter the secret access key of the Google Cloud account.

        For information about how to create interoperability keys for Google Cloud, see Creating Interoperability Keys for Google Cloud.

      1. Click Save.

  7. Enter the following information:

    • Access node: Select the proxy client computer where the Cloud Apps package is installed.

    • Plan: Select the backup plan that you want to use for this object storage repository.

  8. Click Save.


A Google Cloud object storage repository is added to the Object storage page.