Protection Groups is a new feature introduced with the Update 3 of Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 and allows the administrators to backup physical servers and workstations through the use of Agents.
This article has been written for StarWind blog and can be found in this page. It covers the full procedure to configure and execute backup jobs using the Protection Groups feature in combination with Agents for Windows and Linux OSs.
Protection Groups benefit
Backup of physical servers as well as virtual machines can be centralized and processed from the Veeam Backup & Replication dashboard having all backup jobs available from a single pane of glass. This feature allows to simplify the backup jobs management, and managing the Agents directly from Veeam Backup & Replication.
Read the full article on StarWind blog.