2.4.3. Storage node

* As for the user using the local type, proceed to “Agent for Windows” or “Agent for Linux.”
In case of using the central management type, storage node is required. In addition, OS of the storage node OS needs to be Windows server. Install the storage node according to the following procedure.
① Run the downloaded installer on the server used as the storage node.
When the license agreement screen appears, put a check mark on the [I accept the terms of this license agreement] and then click the [Proceed] button. Checking on the Acronis customer experience program check box is arbitrary.

② Select “Install a backup agent” and then click [Customize installation settings].

③ Click [Change] on the items to be installed.

④ After selecting the following contents, click the [Done] button.
  • Storage node
  * As for the following components that are checked in the default setting, check boxes for these components need to remain checked.
    ・Agent for Windows
    ・Bootable Media Builder
    ・Command-Line Tool
    ・Backup Monitor

⑤ Click [Specify] in [Acronis Backup Management Server].

⑥ Enter the name or IP address of management server, user account and password, and then click [Done].

⑦ The previous screen appears when connection with the management server is established. Click the [Install] button.

⑧ Wait until installation completes.

⑨ When the following screen appears, installation completes. In this case, click the [CLOSE] button.