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How to Backup CUCM Configuration


Kinldy i have a UCS-C220M3 box using WMWare ESXi 5 installed with CUCM 9.1 that i have an issue that required to re-install the CUCM again. My qurey is that how i can copy the configuartions i did to re-call them back (IP phones devcies, Trunks, Route Calls, and others) kinldy adbvise?


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How to Backup CUCM Configuration


You can take the backup of Entire Call Manager DB using DRS tool.

Once u rebuild CUCM ,Call manager  version , other credentials like hostname,IP address , OS administration/security passwords should be same.



How to Backup CUCM Configuration


In addition to the useful infromation as usual which Eng.Aman shared with you. Please find the below steps:-

Step 1

-On The Cisco Unified Communications System navigate to the Disaster Recovery System page and proceed to login.

Step 2

-Select the Backup tab

-Select the Backup Device Tab

-Click either "+" sign or the "Add New" button

Step 3

-Enter a name for your Backup device name*

-Select the Network Directory option

-For the Server name Enter the IP address of your sftp server

-For the Path name if everything on your Freesftpd server was left as default use \ otherwise

make the proper changes.

-For the username, use the username of the SFTP user that you just created in FreeFTPd, in my case is test

-For the password, use the password of the user that you have created in FreeFTPd.

-For the number of Backups to store on Network Directory I ussually select 3, but I leave this up to your discretion.

-Select the Save button.

*If everything went well the status alert message should now show Update succesful

Step 4

-Select the Backup tab

-Select the Scheduler tab

-Click either the "+" sign or the "Add New" button

Step 5

-For the Schedule Name enter an appropiate name for this operation

-For the Device Name select your newly created Backup Device

-Select the appropriate feature

-Proceed to enter a Backup start Date and time , this will be the date that you want the backup/schedule process to begin/start, also

keep in mind that time that you select here, it will be the time that the backup process will start according to your selections that you

make below.

-Select the Frequency* Basically when do you want to run a backup operation.



Weekly (Mon, Tue, Web, Thur, Fri, Sat, Sun)


-Click The Save Button

-Click the Enable Schedule button to enable this backup schedule, the status message alert will now show Status Enabled.

Please also find the below link

Thank you

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