How to configure NIC teaming on Backup Exec Appliance 3600 R3

How to configure NIC teaming on Backup Exec Appliance 3600 R3

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Last Published: 2014-09-02
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Description

With this release the abtiity to configure NIC teaming has been added.

Before doing the configuration make sure that if the browser used is Internet Explorer that pop-up blocker is disabled and that compatibility view is enabled!

To add NIC's to a team go to Settings and Network in the WebUI. Under "configure network" click in the box left of "Configure NIC teaming" and a separate window will open up. Choose the teaming mode and desired IP settings. For more information on these settings please review the admin guide. When the team has been added and the configure window has closed if DNS is needed go to the DNS tab and in the dropdown choose the NIC team and set the DNS server(s). Alternativley open a remote powershell to the appliance and use Add-DNSServers.

To verify network settings connect with remote powershell and run Get-NetworkSettings and see that the NIC team / Nic(s) are appearing with the correct configuration and finally ping the IP addres for the team

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