V11 SP8

Getting Started with the Virtual Server Agent for Nutanix AHV

Step 1: Before You Begin

Step 2: Install the Virtual Server Agent

For your computer's operating system, review each of the following topics to get started with the installation.

On Windows


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


Step 3: Prepare for Your First Backup and Restore

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

    You can define containers in the Nutanix cluster as storage data paths in the CommCell Console.

    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 Nutanix AHV cluster.
  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