Start-DPMCloudRegistration

Start-DPMCloudRegistration

Registers a DPM server with Azure Online Backup service to enable online protection.

Syntax

Parameter Set: CloudRegistrationByServiceResource
Start-DPMCloudRegistration [[-DPMServerName] <String> ] [-RecoveryService] <CloudServiceResource> [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [ <CommonParameters>]

Parameter Set: CloudRegistrationByVaultCredentialFile
Start-DPMCloudRegistration [[-DPMServerName] <String> ] [-VaultCredentialsFilePath] <String> [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [ <CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

The Start-DPMCloudRegistration cmdlet registers a System Center 2012 – Data Protection Manager (DPM) server with Azure Online Backup service to enable online protection.

Parameters

-DPMServerName<String>

Specifies the name of the DPM server that this cmdlet registers.

Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

1

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-RecoveryService<CloudServiceResource>

Specifies the Cloud recovery resource for the backup vault on Azure Online Backup.

Aliases

none

Required?

true

Position?

2

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

True (ByValue)

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-VaultCredentialsFilePath<String>

Specifies the vault credential file path for the Azure Online Backup. Specify a network path for a remote user interface .

Aliases

none

Required?

true

Position?

2

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

True (ByValue)

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

<CommonParameters>

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: -Verbose, -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -OutBuffer, and -OutVariable. For more information, see about_CommonParameters (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216).

Inputs

The input type is the type of the objects that you can pipe to the cmdlet.

Outputs

The output type is the type of the objects that the cmdlet emits.

Examples

Example 1: Register a server with Azure Online Backup using cloud recovery source

The first command gets the cloud service resource from the vault credential file.

The second command registers the DPM server named TestingServer with Azure Online Backup by using the cloud service resource.

PS C:\> $ContosoResource = Get-DPMCloudRecoveryService -DPMServerName "TestingServer" -VaultCredentialsFilePath "DPMTESTVault_Friday, September 5, 2014.VaultCredentials"
PS C:\> Start-DPMCloudRegistration -DPMServerName "TestingServer" -RecoveryService $ContosoResource

Example 2: Register a server with Azure Online Backup using vault credential file

This command registers a DPM server named TestingServer with Azure Online Backup by using vault credential file C:\DPMTESTVault_Friday, September 5, 2014.VaultCredentials.

PS C:\> Start-DPMCloudRegistration -DPMServerName "TestingServer" -VaultCredentialsFilePath "C:\DPMTESTVault_Friday, September 5, 2014.VaultCredentials"

Get-DPMCloudRecoveryService