Enable IntelliSnap backups to use Amazon snapshot capabilities.
To enable IntelliSnap support, perform the following tasks:
Configure storage as described in Configuring a Cloud Storage. Specify an Amazon instance as the MediaAgent.
Add the hypervisor as described in Adding an Amazon Hypervisor.
Create a server plan as described in Create a server plan.
Create a VM group and select the IntelliSnap option.
When you enable IntelliSnap on a VM group, Commvault automatically creates the following configurations:
Schedule policies are created for the primary (snap) and backup copies.
The server backup plan associated with the VM group has IntelliSnap enabled and is set to retain eight snap recovery points. (You can modify the server plan to specify a different number of snaps to retain.)