How Do I Purchase and Configure Datto SaaS Protection for Office 365 in Canada, Anz, and Apac



How do I buy, authorize, and set up Datto SaaS Protection for Office 365 in Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Asia-Pacific?


  • Datto SaaS Protection for O365


As a Canada, APAC, or ANZ-based Datto partner, you are responsible for initiating the purchase of Backupify for Office 365 for your local business clients, handling the quote, and accepting the added costs to your monthly expenses from Datto. Since you are providing Partner-managed Backupify services, you will also be responsible for authorizations and all of the user configurations.
To ensure the best onboarding experience, Datto recommends using the Chrome or Firefox browsers with Datto SaaS Protection.

Log into the partner portal at

Figure 1: Login to the partner portal

Access the Datto Store from the drop-down menu:

Figure 2: Accessing the Datto Store from the Partner Portal

Select SaaS Protection. You will be redirected to the Datto SaaS Protection registration page. 

Figure 3: Select SaaS Protection

When offered, select Purchase new SaaS Protection O365.

Figure 4: Select O365

Enter the user account details. Be sure to use an email address you have not used for a previous client.

Figure 5: Enter user account details

A confirmation code will be sent to your email. Copy and paste the code into the user account screen and click confirm.

Figure 6:
enter confirmation code

Log in with the email and password you created. 

Figure 7: Login with then new username and password

Authenticate the account. Make sure you are entering in global admin user credentials in your client’s O365 environment. For authentication purposes, make sure there is an assigned exchange license.

Figure 8: Authenticate the account.

Click continue to proceed to the onboarding wizard. 

Figure 9: Continue to the Onboarding Wizard

Choose the appropriate storage location.

Figure 10: Choose storage location

Setup is complete. You can now add users to the backup. 

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