Create a scheduled job for full image backup of the vRealize Log Insight nodes in Region B. 

Procedure

  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. On the vSphere Web Client Home page, click the VDP icon.
  3. On the Welcome to vSphere Data Protection page, select lax01m01vdp01 from the VDP Appliance drop-down menu and click Connect.
  4. Click the Backup tab.
  5. From the Backup job actions menu, select New to open the Create a new backup job wizard. 
  6. On the Job Type page, select Guest Images and click Next.
  7. On the Data Type page, select Full Image, leave the Fall back to the non-quiesced backup if quiescence fails check box selected, and click Next.
  8. On the Backup Sources page, fully expand the Virtual Machines tree.

    Object

    Value

    vCenter Server

    lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local

    Data center

    lax01-m01dc

    Cluster

    lax01-m01-mgmt01

  9. Select the virtual appliances for vRealize Log Insight, and click Next.

    Virtual Appliance name

    Role

    lax01vrli01a

    Master node

    lax01vrli01b

    Worker node 1

    lax01vrli01c

    Worker node 2

  10. On the Schedule page, set Backup Schedule to Daily and click Next.
  11. On the Retention Policy page, select Keep for 3 days and click Next.  
  12. On the Job Name page, enter vRealize Log Insight Backups as a name for the backup job and click Next.
  13. On the Ready to Complete page, review the summary information for the backup job and click Finish.
  14. In the dialog box that shows a confirmation that the job is created, click OK.