Getting Started with Cassandra
Review each of the topics to get started with Cassandra.
Step 1: 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 2: Obtain Your User Credentials and Data Protection Information
Obtain the following information from your backup administrator:
- The Command Center URL
- Your Command Center user credentials
- Cassandra cluster details
Step 3: 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.
From the navigation panel, click Protect > Big data.
Step 4: Register the Command Center
If you have not done so, register your Command Center.
Step 5: Complete the Core Setup Wizard
Configure core information by completing the Core Setup Wizard.
Step 6: Complete the Database Application Setup Wizard
Configure the database application by completing the DB Instances Setup Wizard.
Step 7: Prepare for Your First Backup and Restore
- Create a server plan.
The plan defines how often the software backs up the data files and where it stores the backups.
- Add a Cassandra instance.
- Configure a subclient.
- 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
Step 9: What to Do Next
Create additional subclients for content that you need to protect on a separate schedule.
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