Getting Started with SQL Server

Review each of the topics to get started with SQL.

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 Database Protection Information

Obtain the following information from your backup administrator:

  • The Admin Console URL
  • Your Admin Console user credentials
  • The database name

Step 3: Log On to the Admin Console

Access the Admin Console 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 Solutions > Databases > DB Instances.

Step 4: Register the Admin Console

If you have not done so, register your Admin Console.

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

  1. Configure a subclient.
  2. If you want the subclient backups to run on a schedule, create a schedule.
  3. 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. Perform a full backup.
  2. Perform a restore.

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