Veritas NetBackup™ for Nutanix Acropolis Hypervisor (AHV) Administrator's Guide
- Introduction to NetBackup for Acropolis Hypervisor (AHV)
- Prerequisites, notes, and restrictions
- Configuring NetBackup communication with AHV
- Adding a backup host to the NetBackup master server
- Managing SSL certificates
- Configuring NetBackup policies for AHV
- Backup and recovery
- Back up the Nutanix AHV virtual machines
- Overview of the Nutanix AHV virtual machines recovery process
- Recovering a Nutanix AHV VM using the Backup, Archive, and Restore console
- Recovering a Nutanix AHV VM using the command line
- Troubleshooting issues
- Appendix A. NetBackup commands to backup and restore Nutanix AHV virtual machines
Protect AHV using NetBackup
Virtual infrastructure is one of the key components of today's modern data centers. The ability to back up and restore your virtual machines is essential. It maintains business continuity and deliver superior high availability and disaster recovery (HA-DR) solutions to meet stringent service level agreements.
Veritas NetBackup, in addition to VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V, lets you back up and restore Nutanix AHV virtual machines.
These are the high-level steps to protect the Nutanix AHV virtual machines:
Table: High-level steps to protect the Nutanix AHV virtual machines
Sub-steps and links to the sections
Understand NetBackup and AHV
Establish communication between NetBackup and the Nutanix components
Add the name of the backup host to relevant file system whitelists on the Prism web console and the NetBackup master server.
Add the Nutanix Acropolis cluster credentials to the NetBackup master server.
Validate SSL certificate from Nutanix.
Create a backup policy
Read the prerequisites, notes, and restrictions on NetBackup for AHV
Protect the Nutanix AHV virtual machines
Backup the virtual machines
Recover the virtual machines