How can we backup or export CE/CR/CDM configuration database?
This may be required in case existing CDM (having CE/CR/CDM configuration) is failed and a new CDM is installed without having any knowledge of previous setup. So, how to repopulate the CDM with existing CE/CR/Device Groups etc. configuration.
The database backuo image will be made available via FTP after it is generated, and you must login via FTP onto the CDM as the administrator to gain access to this file.
It would probably not make sense to backup the CE's database. If you were to install a new CE, it would negotiate a new secure session key, and then start replicating content to this device. A database backup of the CE does not include the content itself.
To make the restoration of the CE easier, you could set all of your content and channels into a group that are set to auto-subscribe. When the a new or replacement CE is brought on-line, it will automatically fill with the content, and update the database within the CE.
The unmanaged mode is also known as Network only switching, which is introduced in Brazos release. It adds the flexibility for customer to use only network automation for service appliance.
If a device is configured a...
Usually, we can access ESXi Shell by pressing Alt+F1 from ESXi DCUI (Direct Console User Interface).
But on HyperFlex system, it just shows black window.
This is expected behavior because HyperFlex redirects ESXi Shell output to SoL...
Configuring an Export Policy Using the GUI
This procedure explains how to configure an Export policy using the APIC GUI. Follow these steps to trigger a backup of your data:
On the menu bar, choose Admi...