Using the NetBackup Device Configuration Wizard

Article:HOWTO53061  |  Created: 2011-05-16  |  Updated: 2011-05-16  |  Article URL
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Using the NetBackup Device Configuration Wizard

The most convenient way to configure devices and storage units for NDMP hosts (with or without SSO) is to use the NetBackup Device Configuration Wizard.

To use the Device Configuration Wizard

  1. In the NetBackup Administration Console, click Configure Storage Devices in the right panel to launch the Device Configuration Wizard.

  2. Click Next on the Welcome window. The Device Hosts window appears.

  3. Under Device Hosts, place a check beside the NetBackup media server that accesses the NDMP host.

  4. Click the server name to select it and click Change.

  5. In the Change Device Host window, place a check beside NDMP server.

  6. Click OK.

  7. In the Device Hosts window, "NDMP" is now listed in the Optional Devices to be Scanned column for the media server.

  8. Click Next to continue.

  9. In the NDMP Hosts screen that shows the NDMP host(s) where you can configure devices, click Next to configure the NDMP-attached devices.

  10. Follow the screens in the wizard to complete the configuration.

See About the Shared Storage Option (SSO)

See Setting up SSO overview

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