V11 SP8
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Getting Started for the Epic File System

Step 1: Before You Begin

Verify the System Requirements for the Windows File System Agent or UNIX File System Agent.

See the following sections to learn more about the capabilities and requirements of the Windows File System Agent:
See the following sections to learn more about the capabilities and requirements of the UNIX File System Agent:

Step 2: Install the File System Agent

You must install the file system agent on all servers that host the InterSystems Caché databases. Review each of the following topics to get started with the installation.

Step 3: Install the MediaAgent

Step 4: Select the Storage Engine

Step 5: Prepare for Your First Backup and Restore

  1. Open the CommCell Console.
  2. Configure a storage device.
  3. Configure a Storage Policy for the backups.

    Best Practice: Set the storage policy data retention to 14 days.

  4. Create a Schedule policy to perform a full backup weekly.