After you configure the cloud failover appliance (CFA) for initial operation, Infrascale implementation specialists will walk you through the next steps:

  • enabling replication to the appropriate cloud region
  • configuring clients for physical and virtual machines
  • configuring backup sets, schedules, and retention settings

Before the first implementation call, please make sure the following information is available:

Purpose Required details
VMware virtual machine backup VMware admin account credentials; host or vCenter server IP address
Hyper-V virtual machine backup Local admin account credentials
Disaster recovery image backup Domain or local admin account credentials
Microsoft Exchange Server mailbox backup User email address; credentials of an account that is a member of the Trusted Exchange Group
Microsoft Exchange Server database backup Local admin account credentials
Microsoft SQL Server backup SQL Server admin account credentials