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How to add oVirt virtual infrastructure?

Last Modified: 2023-06-14 11:55:59 | Product: Vinchin Backup & Recovery | Version: V6.0 V6.5

Questions Type: How-to

KB Number: 200220

How to add oVirt virtual infrastructure?

question Answer

To add oVirt virtual infrastructure to Vinchin backup server, follow the steps below:

  1. Open Vinchin backup server web console, go to VM Backup -> Virtual Infrastructure screen, click on Add button.

  2. In Platform dropdown list, select Red Hat Virtualization (RHV)/oVirt.

  3. In IP/Domain field, provide the IP address of the oVirt engine.

  4. In Username field, please provide the username of the internal administrative user (for the version below 4.5.1 or lower version upgrade to 4.5.1, please use 'admin@internal' for the username, for version 4.5.1 and above, please use 'admin@ovirt@internalsso' for the username).

  5. In Password field, please provide the password for admin.

  6. In Name field, optionally type a new name for the virtual platform.

  7. Engine Backup is an optional feature, if you wish to activate this function, please provide root user credentials of the oVirt engine and also setup the engine backup strategies.

  8. Click on OK button to add.

  9. Click on Auth button, in the popup dialog select all hosts and then click on Authorize button to get the hosts licensed for VM backup.

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