Veritas NetBackup™ 52xx Appliance Initial Configuration Guide
- Preparing for initial configuration
- About NetBackup 52xx appliance roles
- About the NetBackup appliance initial configuration checklist
- Initial configuration procedures
- Performing the initial configuration on a NetBackup 5240 CloudCatalyst Appliance
- Post configuration procedures
Overview of the initial configuration pages in the NetBackup Appliance Web Console
The NetBackup Appliance Web Console lets you perform the initial configuration through a series of pages where you enter the appropriate information. The following shows each page along with a brief description of the required information.
This page appears when you log on to an appliance that is not configured. It provides a short summary of the necessary information for the initial configuration.
This page provides a link to download a checklist that provides descriptions for all of the data entry fields on all pages in the initial configuration. Before you begin the initial configuration, Veritas recommends that you click on thelink, print the file, and record all of the necessary information.
This page is used to enter your corporate network information. The upper table contains tabs for entering the Interface Properties and the Routing Properties information. The lower table contains drop down tabs that expand to enter the Create Bond, Tag VLAN, and Add Static Route information.
This page is used to enter the host identification information for this appliance. The appliance host name (FQDN and short name), the IP address, and the domain name are all required.
This page is used to change the password for this appliance server. Veritas recommends that you change the factory default password to a high security password when you perform the initial configuration.
This page is used to set the date, the time, and the time zone for the appliance location.
This page is used to configure system alerts and the Call Home feature for reporting problems.
This page provides a link to the MyAppliance portal. Register your appliance on the portal to make sure that you are alerted to product updates and other important updates about your appliance.
This page is used to select the role for the appliance as either a master server or a media server. When you select Smart Meter Customer Registration Key as described in the displayed instructions. This key enables the Smart Meter functionality that helps you manage your NetBackup environment more efficiently. For more information about Smart Meter, see the Veritas Smart Meter Getting Started Guide., you are required to provide a
When you select, a description of prerequisites appears, along with a data entry field to enter the name of the associated master server.