The file server guided setup guides you through creating a server plan and adding the file server for the Nutanix files exported to NFS.
Before You Begin
You must have the following information about the access node:
The access node name
The host name
The credentials that you use to access the access node
Go to the File Server Guided Setup
From the navigation pane, go to Guided setup.
The Welcome page appears.
On the Protect tab, click the File server tile.
The File server setup page appears.
If you already completed the guided setup, the File servers page appears.
Create a Server Plan That You Can Use for Nutanix Files Exported to NFS
If you already have a server plan that you can use, you can skip this step.
On the Create server backup plan page, click Create a new plan, and then specify the settings for a server plan that you can use for the file server.
Folders to back up
Add the File Server
When you add a file server, a backup set, and a default subclient are automatically created.
On the Add file servers page, click Add server.
In the Name box, enter a name for the file server.
In the Host name box, enter a fully qualified hostname or IP address for the access node.
You can enter more than one host name.
In the User name and Password boxes, enter the credentials for an administrator account that has access to the access node.
The administrator must have the permissions for performing backups and restores.
For OS Type, select Linux.
To restart the access node, move the Reboot if required toggle key to the right.
In the Backup configuration section, from the Plan Optional list, select the server plan to use for the access node, and then specify which content you want to back up.
To finish, choose one of the following options:
To perform an immediate backup of the client computer (without requiring confirmation), click Back up Now.
The Job details page appears and displays job status information.
To go to the File Server Dashboard page without performing a backup, click Do it later.