Configuration of the Network Share IntelliSnap Backup for CIFS Shares via Client Computer

To configure the Network Share IntelliSnap Backup for CIFS shares via client computer, add a NAS client and network share, then configure array host aliases, and then create the subclient to back up your data.


  1. Add a NAS client and Network Share Backup.
  2. Adding an Array and Array Host Aliases.
  3. Enable IntelliSnap on the NAS client.
  4. Create a subclient.
  5. For the Dell EMC Isilon/PowerScale storage array, if you want to use CIFS shares from non-default access zones, configure the Access Zone snapshot configuration property.
  6. For the NetApp storage array, if you have a storage virtual machine (SVM) CIFS path through a containing cluster, you must use tunneling. For more information, see Tunneling the vServer through a Cluster Client.
  7. Optional: If you want to set up a proxy computer, see Proxy Computers for Network Share IntelliSnap Backup.

Last modified: 4/9/2019 8:55:06 PM