What you need

  • A configured CFA

  • The local IP address of the Hyper-V host

  • Administrator credentials for the Hyper-V host

Step 1. Install the disaster recovery backup agent and imaging software

To install the DR Backup Agent and the DR imaging software on the Hyper-V host:

  1. In the CFA Management Console, go to ClientsSummary.

  2. Click New.

    The New Client dialog opens.

  3. Configure the settings for the client.

    Make sure to select Push Backup Agent software.

Step 2. Connect to the Hyper-V host

  1. On the Hyper-V subtab, click Add Connections.

    The Add Hyper-V Connection dialog opens.

  2. Select the client created earlier, and then click Next.

  3. Select Automatically register all VMs found on this connection, and then click Finish.

Step 3. Register virtual machines as clients

On the Hyper-V subtab, right-click a VM you want to configure for backup, and then click Register.