Getting Started with MEDITECH


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Getting started with MEDITECH includes verifying the system requirements, adding the file server, creating a backup set, and performing a test backup and restore.


  1. Verify that your environment meets the system requirements for the MediaAgent.

    The operating system must be Windows 2012 or later.

    Verify that the File System package is installed on the MediaAgent.

  2. Review the supported MEDITECH configuration.

    Important: Both Commvault and MEDITECH must verify that your environment can be protected by the Commvault software. For assistance with the deployment verification process, send an email to

  3. Copy the MBF executable file (mbf64.exe) to the Commvault Base folder of the MediaAgent that you will use as the access node for MEDITECH.

    The Commvault software uses the MEDITECH Backup Facilitator (MBF) utility.

  4. Request an authorization code for MEDITECH from Commvault Systems, Inc..

  5. Enable MEDITECH in the Commvault software by entering the authorization code using an additional setting.

  6. Complete the file server guided setup to add the file server that you will use for the MEDITECH data.

  7. Add a backup set.

  8. Perform a test backup and restore.