Use Tanzu Mission Control to restore the contents of a backup of data resources from your cluster.

Using Tanzu Mission Control, you can restore the results of a backup operation that might include an entire cluster or a subset of the data resources it contains.


This procedure assumes that have a cluster on which you have already performed at least one backup operation.

Make sure you have the appropriate permissions.
  • To restore a backup, you must be associated with the cluster.admin role in the cluster.


  1. Log in to the Tanzu Mission Control console, and then navigate to the cluster detail page for the cluster.
  2. Click the Data Protection tab.
  3. On the Data Protection tab, in the Backups list, select the backup that you want to restore, and then click Restore.
  4. Specify what you want to restore from the selected backup, and then click Next.
    • the entire backup
    • selected namespaces
    • resources identified by a label selector
  5. Provide a name for the restored backup.
    The name you provide can consist of lowercase letters, numbers, and hyphens.
  6. Click Restore.