Configuring a Proxy Computer for CIFS and NFS Backups at the Subclient Level

Applies to: Dell EMC Isilon/PowerScale, Dell EMC Unity, Hitachi NAS, and Huawei

To set a proxy computer for the subclient, add a data access node to the Selected Data Access Node list.


  1. From the CommCell Browser, expand Client Computers > NAS client  > file system agent > backup set.
  2. Right-click subclient, and then select Properties.

    The Subclient Properties dialog box appears.

  3. On the Backup Nodes tab, to use proxy computers, select data access nodes.
    • To add a node, under Available Data Access Nodes, select one or more node from the list, and then click Add.
    • To add all nodes as proxy computers, click Add All.

    To change the precedence of the nodes select a node under Selected Data Access Nodes, and then click the up and down arrows.

  4. Click OK.

Last modified: 2/21/2019 5:09:29 PM