Preparing your environment
Verify that the following items are configured correctly.
The target cloud or on-premise object storage, must be pre-configured to accept either http or https connections.
The object storage credentials should be supplied to both the Model9 agent(s) and server.
The Model9 agent started task, which runs on z/OS, needs to be initialized completely and can be identified with the following initialization message:
ZM91000I MODEL9 BACKUP AGENT INITIALIZED
The Model9 server docker container needs to be initialized and configured correctly. Verify the following settings are in-place:
- Master agent details
- Object storage details
Verify the server is fully initialized
Select the AGENTS tab from the top menu:
Initially, there are no agents defined into the management server.
Add a new agent by clicking on the
ADD NEW AGENTbutton as seen below:
Fill in the following details in the popup:
- Agent's name
- z/OS IP address or DNS address
- Agent's port
After the agent is created a new entry will be presented in table, see example below: