Adding a Dell EMC Isilon Server for NDMP Backup Operations for Dell EMC Isilon/PowerScale

You can add a NAS Dell EMC Isilon/PowerScale server for NDMP backups.


  1. In the upper-right corner of the page, click Add server.

    The Add Server dialog box appears.

  2. Click NAS.

    The Add NAS server dialog box appears.

  3. In the Server name box, enter the name of the Dell EMC Isilon/PowerScale server.

  4. In the Host name box, enter the fully qualified host name of the Dell EMC Isilon/PowerScale server.

  5. From the Select vendor list, select Dell EMC Isilon.

  6. From the Plan list, select a server plan.

  7. Move the NDMP toggle key to the right.

  8. To select the access nodes to use, click Add.

    The Add access node dialog box appears.

  9. Expand the Access node groups section, and then select the access node groups.

  10. Expand the Access nodes section, and select the data access nodes.

    Access nodes are computer that are MediaAgents.

  11. In the NDMP login box and the NDMP password box, enter the credentials needed to access the NAS server.

  12. To assign a different listen port, in the Listen port box, enter a port number.

  13. The default value is the port number that is assigned to the default computer.

  14. Click Save.