Add a VM Group for MEDITECH


To identify a specific set of MEDITECH virtual machines to back up or restore, add a VM group.

Before You Begin

Define a server plan that specifies the storage, retention, and backup schedule to be used for the VM group.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Virtualization.

    The Virtual machines page appears.

  2. On the Hypervisors tab, click the hypervisor.

    The hypervisor page appears.

  3. Under VM groups, click Add VM group.

    The MEDITECH System dialog box appears.

  4. Provide the following information:

    1. In the System Name box, type a unique name to identify the MEDITECH module that you want to back up, for example 'EMR'.

    2. In the Listener FQDN/IP box, type the transaction listener IP address for the MEDITECH module host.

    3. In the Listener port box, type the port that you use to access the MEDITECH MBI listener. The default listener port is 2987.

    4. In the User Name and Password boxes, type the MEDITECH MBF credentials.

    5. In the MBF timeout box, type the timeout value (in seconds). The default timeout value is 90 seconds.

  5. Click Save to save the VM group.