Getting Started with the Virtual Server Agent for Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

Step 1: Before You Begin

Step 2: Install the Virtual Server Agent

Review each of the following topics to get started with the installation:

On Windows

  • Prepare the Installation on Windows Computers

    Review general guidelines to prepare for the installation, which include configurations that your computer might need before the installation.

  • Preinstallation Checklist for the Virtual Server Agent

    Review agent specific guidelines to prepare for the installation, such as gathering the information that you must provide during the installation.

  • Installation Methods

    Select the installation method that is most appropriate for your environment.


NOTE The CommServe host, MediaAgent, and VSA proxy must all be able to communicate with each other. For information about firewall environments, ensure that firewalled requirements are met. See System Requirements.

Step 3: Prepare for Your First Backup and Restore

  1. Open the CommCell Console.
  2. Configure a storage device.

    You can define Commvault storage libraries as on-premises media or cloud storage libraries.

    For information about cloud storage libraries, see Cloud Storage - Getting Started.

  3. Optional: Configure a Storage Policy. See Storage Policy - Getting Started.
  4. Create a virtualization client for the Google Cloud project.
  5. Modify the default subclient or create a user-defined subclient.
  6. Optional: Decide whether to add the following functionality:

Step 4: Run Your First Backup and Restore

Step 5: Where to Go from Here

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