Steps to set up Phoenix to back up files and folders
The following diagram depicts the steps to set up Phoenix to back up files and folders.
The following table summarizes the steps to setup Phoenix to back up your File servers.
|Get ready to prepare your File servers for backup|
|1||Ensure that you have adequate storage||Depending on your data needs, the Druva Support team creates and assigns storage. To request for additional storage, write to the Druva Support team (firstname.lastname@example.org). Alternatively, get in touch with your account executive.|
|2||Log on to Phoenix Management Console||
To begin, log on to Phoenix Management Console with the credentials that you received in the invitation email.
Prepare your File servers for backup
|3||Register a new server||
To establish a connection between your servers and Phoenix Cloud, register the servers.
At the time of registration, Phoenix generates an activation token. Use this token to activate Phoenix agents that are installed on your servers.
|4||Prerequisites for File Server||The prerequisites for installing Phoenix agent.|
Install Phoenix agent on the servers that you want to back up. Thereafter, activate the agents to establish a connection between Phoenix Cloud and all agent instances.
Use the token that Phoenix generated at the time of registering servers.
|6||Configure file servers||
After activating Phoenix agents, the activated servers appear as registered servers under Manage > Servers.
Configure these servers to ensure their readiness for backup.