A MediaAgent provides high performance data movement and manages the data storage. For scalability, you can create and install more than one MediaAgent in a CommCell environment.
For Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS), for ease of use and completeness, perform the Creating a MediaAgent for Azure and AWS procedure instead of the procedure in this topic.
From the navigation pane, go to Manage > Infrastructure.
The Infrastructure page appears.
Click the MediaAgent tile.
The MediaAgent page appears.
In the upper-right corner, click Install MediaAgent.
The Install MediaAgent dialog box appears.
In the Host name box, type the complete host name of the computer where you have to install the MediaAgent.
In the User name box, type the credentials required to login to the computer where you want to install the MediaAgent.
In the Password box, type the password required to login to the computer where you want to install the MediaAgent.
Select the OS Type and use the Reboot if required slider to reboot the computer after installing the MediaAgent.
A job number is displayed. You can click the job number to view the job progress.
After the MediaAgent is installed, it is visible under the MediaAgent list.