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.
Connecting the Remote Office Appliance RO1200 to an Existing CommServe Server
Setup a new CommServe and a MediaAgent in the appliance.
Typically this would be the done when you setup a new CommCell environment.
Setting up a New CommCell Environment using the Remote Office Appliance RO1200
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.
Completing the Setup For Appliances with CommServe and MediaAgent
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.
Installing Additional Data Protection Agents on Remote Office Appliance RO1200
Add an additional deduplication partition
Create a second location for backing up deduplicated data in a remote cloud or disk storage.
Adding an Additional Deduplication Partition on Remote Office Appliance RO1200
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.