Performing General Postinstallation Tasks for MediaAgents with Windows

Based on your environment settings, or the installation options that you set, you might have to perform some general tasks to complete the installation on MediaAgents with Windows operating system.

Configure Cluster Group Clients

If you installed agents in a cluster environment, you must configure a cluster group client, and, if applicable, failover settings. For more information, see the following:

Add Commvault to the Windows Firewall Exclusion List

If you did not add the Commvault programs and services to the Windows Firewall exclusion list during the installation, you can add them later by using a batch file. For more information, see Configuring Windows Firewall to Allow CommCell Communication.

Complete Network Configurations

If you configured firewall settings during the installation, you must complete additional network configurations from the CommCell Console. For more information, see Network Routes.

Enable Application-Aware Installs

If any of the following are true, you can configure the Commvault software to automatically detect the installed client database applications and then install the corresponding Commvault packages:

  • You plan to add additional applications after you install the Commvault software.

  • You plan to refresh the hardware.

  • You have managed service provider configuration.

For information on how to enable this feature, see Installing Commvault by Automatically Detecting the Database Applications Installed on Clients.