Installing the Index Store Package

Before you add an additional Index Server to your Commvault environment, install the Index Store package on the servers that will act as the Index Server nodes.


If you are adding your first Index Server, use the guided setup for the solution that you need.

Before You Begin

Review the hardware specifications for the solution that will use the Index Server:

For a list of operating systems that are supported for Index Store package, see Index Store: System Requirements.


  1. On the computer where you want to install the package, download the Commvault enterprise media kit installer from the Cloud Services website, and then run the installer.

  2. Follow the prompts in the installer:

    1. On the Choose the Installation Type page, click Install packages on this computer, and then proceed to the next page.

    2. If you are installing the software on the same computer as the Commvault package, on the Install Option page, click Add Packages, and then proceed to the next page.

    3. On the Select Packages page, under Server, select the Index Store package, and then proceed to the next page.

      The Index Gateway package is automatically selected when you select the Index Store package.

    4. On the Web Cache Path page, select a path to serve as the Web Server cache, and then proceed to the next page.

    5. Review the information on the Installation Summary page, and then proceed to the next page to begin the installation.

What to Do Next

Adding an Additional Index Server