Using Simple Backup Anywhere with DCC Foundation

Updated by Anthony Hakim on Dec 20, 2017

Description

In this KB article, we will demonstrate how to use Simple Backup Anywhere to provide file and folder level backups and restores for VMs in DCC Foundation.

Prerequisites

You will need the following in order to use Simple Backup Anywhere with DCC Foundation:

  • A Windows or Linux server (VM)
  • Connectivity to your Windows or Linux server
  • An active CenturyLink Cloud (CLC) account

High Level Steps

  • Login to your CLC account and navigate to Simple Backup (Control Portal | Services | Backup)
  • Create a backup policy - if you haven't already done so
  • Click on Backup Anywhere and Register an Anywhere Server - this is the server you will install the Simple Backup agent on
  • Download the installer
  • Install the agent on the server
  • Add the server to a backup policy

For more details, please take a look at this Simple Backup Anywhere KB article