Veritas NetBackup for Acropolis Hypervisor (AHV) Administrator's Guide
- Introduction to NetBackup for Acropolis Hypervisor (AHV)
- Prerequisites, notes, and restrictions
- Download and install the Nutanix plug-in
- Configure NetBackup communication with AHV
- Add a backup host to the NetBackup master server
- Manage SSL certificates
- Configure NetBackup policies for AHV
- Backup and restore
- Troubleshoot issues
- Appendix A. NetBackup commands to backup and restore Nutanix AHV virtual machines
Install the Nutanix AHV plug-in
Log on to the Veritas Support site to download the Nutanix AHV plug-in and store it in a local directory.
Use your Entitlement ID to locate the PSF plug-ins and download the
When you extract the
NetBackup_PSF_Nutanix-AHV_Plugin_8.1-BuildID.tar.gzfile, it contains the following files:
The Nutanix AHV plug-in binary that is required to backup and restore the Nutanix AHV virtual machine. The file is installed at
The Nutanix AHV plug-in configuration file for NetBackup. The file is installed at
This script is a part of the restore VM utility. The restore VM utility creates virtual machines from the restore images that are available at a staging location. This file is installed at
Follow either of the following procedures for installation:
For interactive installation:
Navigate to the directory where you have downloaded the plug-in binary and run the ./install command.
Go through the license agreement that is available at the suggested location and enter y if you agree with the terms to continue the installation.
For silent installation:
Navigate to the directory where you have downloaded the plug-in binary and run the following command:
This command ensures that you have gone through the license agreements and agree with the terms.
A message is displayed when the installation is successful. If the installation fails, you can examine the trace file that has the details of the error. The location of the trace file is displayed after the installation status message.