Getting Started with Qumulo File Storage for CIFS

Review each of the topics to get started with Qumulo File Storage for CIFS:

Step 1: Review Requirements

Review the following requirements for Qumulo File Storage for CIFS shares:

Qumulo File Storage v3

Step 2: Install the Commvault Package

If your backup administrator has not already installed the Commvault package, then you must install it.

For more information, see Installing the Commvault Package.

Step 3: Obtain Your User Credentials Information

Obtain the following information from your backup administrator:

  • The Command Center URL

  • Your Command Center user credentials

Step 4: 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 5: Complete the Core Setup Wizard

Configure core information by completing the Core Setup Wizard.

Step 6: Complete the Qumulo File Storage Application Setup Wizard

Configure the Qumulo File Storage application by completing the Setup Wizard for the Qumulo File Storage Application.

Step 7: Prepare for Your First Backup and Restore

  1. Add the Qumulo File Storage file server for CIFS.

  2. Determine the alerts that you want the software to trigger.

    For information on how to configure alerts, see Creating an Alert Definition.

Step 8: Perform Your First Backup and Restore

  1. Back up CIFS shares.

  2. Restore CIFS shares.