Getting Started with Virtualization
This topic describes the high-level steps that first-time users must follow to set up the Virtualization application in the Command Center.
Step 1: Obtain Your User Credentials to Access the Command Center
Obtain the following information from your backup administrator:
- The Command Center URL
- Your Command Center user credentials
If Command Center is not set up in your CommCell environment, contact your backup administrator to deploy Command Center. For more information, see Setting Up the Command Center.
Step 2: Log on to the Command Center
Access the Command Center by using the URL and user account credentials that you obtained from the backup administrator.
Step 3: Complete the Virtualization Application Wizard
Perform initial configurations to set up the Virtualization application by completing the Virtualization Setup.
During the setup, you will add a hypervisor, configure storage, add virtual machines, and perform other important configurations.
Step 4: Perform Your First Backup and Restore
For instructions, see the following procedures:
Step 5: What to Do Next
After initial setup, you can perform the following tasks to customize your operations:
- Add additional hypervisors.
- Add VM groups for different virtual machines to match the desired service level agreement (SLA) for each group.
- Define rules to include or exclude virtual machines for VM groups.
- Edit VM group settings to modify backups.
Last modified: 8/9/2019 9:14:11 PM