You can back up your NSX Intelligence appliance configuration files using the CLI command.

Prerequisites

Procedure

  1. Log in with admin privileges to the NSX Intelligence CLI.
  2. Create the backup.
    backup intelligence configuration
    If the backup is successful, you see a message similar to the following.
    Backup Complete. Archived at: backup_file_server-IP_address:/root/backup_archives/intelligence-config-backup-2019-07-18T07_00_26UTC.tar.gz
  3. You can view the progress of the backup using another CLI session.
    1. Log in to another NSX Intelligence CLI session.
    2. Enter the following command.
      get log-file node-mgmt.log follow