Getting Started with Azure SQL Databases

Review each of the topics to get started with Azure SQL Databases.

Step 1: Install the SQL iDA Software Package

If your backup administrator has not already installed the SQL iDA software package, then you must install it on the access node.

For more information, see Installing the Commvault Package.

Step 2: Log on to the Command Center

Access the Command Center by using the URL that was displayed on the installation completion page, or that you received from your backup administrator.

Step 3: Register the Command Center

If you have not done so, register your Command Center.

Step 4: Complete the Core Setup Wizard

Configure core information by completing the Core Setup Wizard.

Step 5: Configure Azure

Set up an Application and Tenant for Azure Resource Manager. For more information, see Setting up an Application and Tenant for Azure Resource Manager.

Step 6: Prepare for Your First Backup and Restore

Create an App for the Azure account, and then add the Azure instance.

For more information, see Configuring an Azure SQL Instance.

An account can contain multiple Azure SQL instances.

Step 7: Perform Your First Backup and Restore

  1. Perform a full backup.

  2. Perform a restore.