Review the following topics to get started with Remote Office Appliance RO1200.
Step 1: Check What's in the Box
Ensure that you have received all the items in the shipment. For more information, see What's in the Box.
Step 2: Compile the Preinstallation Checklist
Collect the necessary information using the Pre-Installation Checklist to plan and prepare for setting up the Remote Office Appliance RO1200. For more information, see Preinstallation Checklist for Remote Office Appliance RO1200.
Step 3: Setup the Hardware
Ensure that the appliance is properly racked and cabled, before powering-on the appliance. For more information, see Racking and Cabling the Remote Office Appliance RO1200.
Step 4: Install the Software
Choose an install type based on your setup and requirements:
Setup only the MediaAgent in the appliance and attach the MediaAgent to an existing CommServe.
Typically this would be done when you setup the appliance as a MediaAgent in an existing CommCell.
Setup a new CommServe and a MediaAgent in the appliance.
Typically this would be the done when you setup a new CommCell environment.
Step 5: Complete the Setup
Complete the setup based on your setup:
Tasks Associated with completing the setup in an existing CommCell.
Tasks associated with completing the setup in a new CommCell.
Where to Go From Here
After setting up the Remote Office Appliance RO1200, you can perform one or more of the following tasks, based on your requirement:
Install Additional Data Protection Agents
Install additional Data Protection Agents and activate the Virtual Server Agent.
Add an additional deduplication partition
Create a second location for backing up deduplicated data in a remote cloud or disk storage.
Setup a Cloud Library as the export destination for DR (Disaster Recovery) backups
If you have setup the CommServe and MediaAgent, it is recommended that you configure a cloud library as the export destination for DR backups.