Veeam Availability for Nutanix AHV requires a Veeam backup server and Veeam backup repository as a target for backups of AHV VMs. These components can be deployed via Veeam Backup & Replication.
In this guide, we will focus on how to deploy and install Veeam proxy appliance.
For setup a lab environment, you can follow this guide:
a) Setup Nutanix Community Edition - http://www.ms4u.info/2018/02/setup-nutanix-ce-on-lab-environment.html
b) Download VAN - https://www.veeam.com/nutanix-backup-solution.html
c) Upload Existing Image which you have downloaded from step (b) into Nutanix - http://www.ms4u.info/2018/02/upload-existing-image-into-nutanix-ahv.html
d) Deploy Proxy VM from step (c).
To access proxy VM, key in https://<proxy ip>:8100/ and enter default credential
- user name - admin
- password - admin
Accept the EULA
Replace default password to new password
Define proxy appliance name and ip address
Review the summary and click FINISH.
Voila! You have successful deploy a proxy for Nutanix AHV data protection.