Step 1: Double click to execute the installer file and follow the instructions in the installation wizard.
Step 2: Go through the license agreement, select "I accept the agreement" and proceed to the Next step. `
Step 3: Installation Configuration (Windows Application or Service)
Step 4: If you want to run StoreGrid service from a Windows User account, then select this option and provide the User Name and the Password for the user account in the appropriate fields and click Next.
Components of STOREGRID <ul><li>Client Only: This Computer will backup on to other computers. Other Computers will not backup to this Computer </li></ul><ul><li>Server Only: Other Computers will backup to this computer. This Computer can not backup to other Computers. </li></ul><ul><li>Client and Server: Allow the computer to backup on to other Computers and other Computers to backup to this computer as well </li></ul><ul><li>Replication Server: Other Store Grid Backup Servers can Replicate their data to this Server for Redundancy. </li></ul>
Step 5: Select how you’d like StoreGrid to run on this machine. You have four options:- Select one of the four options and click ‘Next’.
Step 7: By default, StoreGrid will be installed under "VembuStoreGrid" in the "C:Program Files" directory. Click Next to continue installation in the default directory.
Step 8: you can change the server's default backup location , please choose a different directory from the tree. Click Next to continue.
Step 9: Configure Web Server Port : please leave this as it is , Password to web based interface by default the username and password used by StoreGrid is "admin" and "admin".
Step 10: Click Next to select the Programs Folder to add the Storegrid shortcuts <ul><ul><li>Step 11: Click Next to review your settings. Thereafter, click Install, and proceed to install StoreGrid. </li></ul></ul>
We need to do some extra steps <ul><li>Map the drive ( NAS) using StoreGrid </li></ul><ul><li>How to get here in the StoreGrid Web Console? </li></ul><ul><li> In the top menu of Backup Server, select: " Administration -> Advanced Options" page and click on the 'Mapped Drive Settings' icon on the left hand side. </li></ul><ul><li>Install StoreGrid as a Service with the administrative privileges. </li></ul><ul><li>Go to the 'Administration -> Advanced Options -> Mapped Drive Settings' page. Give the Drive Name and drive path, i.e. the UNC Path (erversharename) for the mapped drive. </li></ul><ul><li>Note : The 'User Name' and 'Password' details are not mandatory. They are needed only if Windows OS requires the 'User Name' and 'Password' to access the mapped drive. </li></ul><ul><li>Add mapped drives by clicking on ' Add Mapped Drive' button , Assuming the drive name “G:”. </li></ul><ul><li>The mapped drives will get listed in the 'Add Backup Schedule' page and you can configure backup schedule to include files and folders in them. </li></ul>
Tweaking StoreGrid’s configuration file We need to change the basic configuration of StoreGrid by editing the “ SGConfiguration.conf ’ file located under the conf/ directory. “ BackupDBStorageLocation” Option Look for “ BackupDBStorageLocation” Option and change the value to “2” from “0” Set the path Path="“ value to local installation folder. Save the file.
Go to Server Admin > Group Management Click on Edit Group Details and change the Backup Location : to G: and click next. (Here “G” is Mapped NAS Drive) Now Configure schedule as per the requirement. Changing “StoreGrid Server’s Backup Storage Location